Bulldogs Bitten By Cardinals in Non-Conference Action

Photo Courtesy of Mike Dickie
Photo Courtesy of Mike Dickie

ADRIAN, MICH. -- The Adrian College women's lacrosse team suffered an 18-6 defeat at the hands of the North Central College Cardinals in Docking Stadium on Friday night. Six different Bulldogs scored a goal in the losing effort.

THE BASICS

Final Score: North Central 18, Adrian 6

Location: Adrian, Michigan (Docking Stadium)

Records: North Central (12-1), Adrian (1-11)

HOW IT HAPPENED

The Cardinals scored the first six goals of the game. Mariesa Johnson () scored the first goal for Adrian with 17:29 remaining in the first half.

Jenna Carter (Canton, Mich.) scored off an assist from Alyssa Gunderson (Ridgely, Mich.) with 2:00 remaining in the half to put the score at 9-2, NCC.

Maddie Nicholas (South Lyon, Mich.) scored a free-position goal in the final 20 seconds of the half to put the score at 10-3 as the teams headed into the intermission.

Gabriella Storin (Neenah, Wis.), Gwyneth Brodbeck (Lake Orion, Mich.), and Annie Rice (Reisterstown, Md.) each scored in the second half.

TOP DOGS

 • Hannah Emerson (Commerce, Twp., Mich.) led the Bulldogs with four ground balls.

Hannah Roegner (Huntington Woods, Mich.) had a team-high seven draw controls.

THE OPPOSITION

• Madeline McHugh and Grace Steiner each tallied four goals to lead the Cardinals.

• Christina Truver and Addie Records each registered a hat-trick and two assists.

UP NEXT

The Bulldogs travel to face Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) opponent Olivet on Saturday, April 21. The game is set to begin at 12:00 p.m., ET.