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PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Saturday, March 21, 2009
RESULTS VS. BELMONT ABBEY (2009-03-21 12:00:00)

Belmont, NC – The Pfeiffer University Falcons fell to the Crusaders of Belmont Abbey College 14-7 Saturday afternoon in Conference Carolinas women’s lacrosse action. The Falcons fall to 6-3 overall and 4-2 in conference play, while the Crusaders improve to 8-3 overall and 5-3 in the conference.
Pfeiffer tallied 19 shots in the game, while Belmont Abbey had 21. The Falcons were edged out in the battle of the ground balls 21-17, but won 12 of 23 draw controls.
Leading the Falcons were Alex Cook (Commack, NY) and Liz Melesh (Annapolis, MD) who each tallied two goals. Cook also grabbed one ground ball and two draw controls. She also marked one caused turnover. Melesh was 1-1 on free position shots.
Falcon goalkeeper Lindsey Rearigh (Monument, CO) made two saves and had four goals against in just over 14 minutes of play. Rearigh also grabbed three ground balls and had one caused turnover.
The Abbey was led by Megan Darley (Oviedo, FL), Briana Dignan (Nashua, NH), and Shannon Farden (Oswego, NY) who had four points apiece. Abbey goalkeeper Kate Gavin (Pasadena, MD) made four saves allowing seven goals in 60 minutes of play.
Pfeiffer plays host to Queens University of Charlotte on Wednesday at 3:30 PM.Lacrosse Box Score (Final) The Automated ScoreBook For Lacrosse PUWLAX vs Belmont Abbey (Mar 21, 2009 at Belmont, NC) PUWLAX vs. SCORE BY PERIOD 1 2 Tot Belmont Abbey ------------------------------- Date: Mar 21, 2009 Attendance: 80 PUWLAX.............. 2 5 - 7 Weather: Belmont Abbey....... 6 8 - 14 PUWLAX SCORING: GOALS: Cook, Alexandra 2; Melesh, Elizabeth 2; Karaszkiewicz, Heidi 1; Bentolila, Krissy 1; Hebberd, Sarah 1. ASSISTS: Bentolila, Krissy 1; Karaszkiewicz, Heidi 1; McConnell, Kelly 1. Belmont Abbey SCORING: GOALS: Megan Darley 3; Shannon Farden 3; Brianna Dignan 2; Tara Chmil 2; Laurie Jordan 2; Samantha Hooker 1; Kerri Gut 1. ASSISTS: Brianna Dignan 2; Tara Chmil 1; Megan Darley 1; Shannon Farden 1; Kerri Gut 1; Samantha Hooker 1; Laurie Jordan 1. SHOTS BY PERIOD 1 2 Tot ------------------------------- PUWLAX.............. 7 12 - 19 Belmont Abbey....... 10 11 - 21 GROUND BALLS BY PRD 1 2 Tot ------------------------------- PUWLAX.............. 9 8 - 17 Belmont Abbey....... 12 9 - 21 DRAW CONTROLS BY PRD 1 2 Tot ------------------------------- PUWLAX.............. 4 8 - 12 Belmont Abbey....... 5 6 - 11 CLEARS BY PERIOD 1 2 Total ---------------------------------------- PUWLAX.............. 6-8 6-9 - 12-17 Belmont Abbey....... 10-11 6-7 - 16-18 EXTRA-MAN OPPS 1 2 Total ---------------------------------------- PUWLAX.............. 1-0 1-0 - 2-0 Belmont Abbey....... 3-0 1-0 - 4-0 FREE-POSITION SHOTS 1 2 Total ---------------------------------------- PUWLAX.............. 1-2 1-5 - 2-7 Belmont Abbey....... 1-1 1-1 - 2-2 SAVES BY PERIOD 1 2 Tot ------------------------------- PUWLAX.............. 0 2 - 2 Belmont Abbey....... 3 1 - 4 FOULS BY PERIOD 1 2 Tot ------------------------------- PUWLAX.............. 0 0 - 0 Belmont Abbey....... 0 0 - 0 TURNOVERS BY PRD 1 2 Tot ------------------------------- PUWLAX.............. 9 9 - 18 Belmont Abbey....... 11 7 - 18 PENALTIES - PUWLAX 0/0:00; Belmont Abbey 0/0:00. Officials:. ___________________________ Official signature Lacrosse Box Score (Final) The Automated ScoreBook For Lacrosse PUWLAX vs Belmont Abbey (Mar 21, 2009 at Belmont, NC) Belmont Abbey Pos. ## Player G A Pts Sh SOG GB DC FPS T/O CT Fouls Pen-Min ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ 1 Samantha Hooker..... 1 1 2 2 2 - 1 - 2 1 - 3 Megan Darley........ 3 1 4 5 4 - - - 1 - - GK 4 Kate Gavin.......... - - - - - 4 - - 1 - - 5 Brianna Dignan...... 2 2 4 3 2 - 2 - 3 - - 7 Shannon Farden...... 3 1 4 4 3 3 2 1-1 1 1 - 9 Trish Kelly......... - - - - - - - - - 2 - 12 Theresa Nolan....... - - - - - 4 1 - 1 3 - 16 Laurie Jordan....... 2 1 3 2 2 1 1 1-1 2 - - 19 Amanda Jones........ - - - - - 1 2 - - 1 - 21 Tara Chmil.......... 2 1 3 3 2 3 1 - 3 1 - 22 Kerri Gut........... 1 1 2 1 1 3 - - 3 1 - 23 Amy Mattison........ - - - - - 1 1 - - 1 - ---------- Substitutes ---------- 18 Stephanie Schwartz.. - - - 1 - - - - 1 - - 20 Laura Dowd.......... - - - - - 1 - - - - - Totals.............. 14 8 22 21 16 21 11 2-2 18 11 0 0/ 0:00 GOALTENDER SUMMARY Belmont Abbey Minutes GA W/L 1 2 Saves ---------------------------------------------------------- 4 Kate Gavin.......... 60:00 7 3 1 4 Legend: Sh=shots SOG-shots on goal G=goals scored A=assists Face=faceoffs T/O=turnovers CT=caused turnover SC=stick check INT=interception BLK=blocked pass/shot DCH=drawn charge Lacrosse Box Score (Final) The Automated ScoreBook For Lacrosse PUWLAX vs Belmont Abbey (Mar 21, 2009 at Belmont, NC) PUWLAX Pos. ## Player G A Pts Sh SOG GB DC FPS T/O CT Fouls Pen-Min ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ 4 Livingston, Jamie... - - - 3 1 2 - 0-1 - - - 5 Smith, Amanda....... - - - - - 3 3 - 1 3 - 6 Hebberd, Sarah...... 1 - 1 1 1 - - - 2 - - 8 Karaszkiewicz, Heidi 1 1 2 4 3 - 1 0-2 3 - - 11 Melesh, Elizabeth... 2 - 2 3 2 - - 1-1 1 - - 17 Turner, Jessica..... - - - - - - 1 - - - - 19 Binder, Tory........ - - - 1 - - - - 1 1 - 20 Looney, Erin........ - - - - - 3 3 - 2 1 - 21 Bentolila, Krissy... 1 1 2 2 2 - - 1-1 3 - - 24 King, Allie......... - - - - - - 1 - 1 - - 25 McConnell, Kelly.... - 1 1 2 - 2 - 0-1 2 1 - GK 34 Ryan, Caitlin....... - - - - - 3 - - - 3 - ---------- Substitutes ---------- 9 Cook, Alexandra..... 2 - 2 3 2 1 2 0-1 1 1 - 10 Sundman, Jessica.... - - - - - - - - - - - 13 Monaco, Cristina.... - - - - - - - - - - - 14 Hunter, Patricia.... - - - - - - 1 - 1 - - 33 Rearigh, Lindsey.... - - - - - 3 - - - 1 - Totals.............. 7 3 10 19 11 17 12 2-7 18 11 0 0/ 0:00 GOALTENDER SUMMARY PUWLAX Minutes GA W/L 1 2 Saves ---------------------------------------------------------- 34 Ryan, Caitlin....... 45:48 10 0 0 0 33 Rearigh, Lindsey.... 14:12 4 0 2 2 Legend: Sh=shots SOG-shots on goal G=goals scored A=assists Face=faceoffs T/O=turnovers CT=caused turnover SC=stick check INT=interception BLK=blocked pass/shot DCH=drawn charge Lacrosse Box Score (Final) The Automated ScoreBook For Lacrosse PUWLAX vs Belmont Abbey (Mar 21, 2009 at Belmont, NC) SCORING SUMMARY: Prd Time Team Type Goal Scorer Assists H-V ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ 1. 1st 23:59 BAC EVEN Megan Darley..................... Kerri Gut............................... 1-0 2. 16:56 BAC UP Laurie Jordan.................... Free position shot...................... 2-0 3. 15:00 BAC UP Brianna Dignan................... Laurie Jordan........................... 3-0 4. 14:52 BAC UP Samantha Hooker.................. Unassisted.............................. 4-0 5. 13:13 PUWLAX UP Melesh, Elizabeth................ Karaszkiewicz, Heidi.................... 4-1 6. 9:18 PUWLAX DN Hebberd, Sarah................... Unassisted.............................. 4-2 7. 5:31 BAC EVEN Megan Darley..................... Tara Chmil.............................. 5-2 8. 0:36 BAC EVEN Kerri Gut........................ Shannon Farden.......................... 6-2 9. 2nd 22:48 BAC EVEN Shannon Farden................... Unassisted.............................. 7-2 10. 20:40 PUWLAX EVEN Karaszkiewicz, Heidi............. Unassisted.............................. 7-3 11. 19:39 BAC EVEN Tara Chmil....................... Unassisted.............................. 8-3 12. 18:20 BAC UP Brianna Dignan................... Megan Darley............................ 9-3 13. 15:59 BAC EVEN Laurie Jordan.................... Unassisted.............................. 10-3 14. 14:12 PUWLAX EVEN Cook, Alexandra.................. McConnell, Kelly........................ 10-4 15. 13:44 BAC EVEN Shannon Farden................... Brianna Dignan.......................... 11-4 16. 12:52 BAC EVEN Shannon Farden................... Free position shot...................... 12-4 17. 9:30 BAC EVEN Megan Darley..................... Brianna Dignan.......................... 13-4 18. 7:27 PUWLAX EVEN Cook, Alexandra.................. Unassisted.............................. 13-5 19. 6:19 PUWLAX UP Melesh, Elizabeth................ Bentolila, Krissy....................... 13-6 20. 2:37 PUWLAX EVEN Bentolila, Krissy................ Free position shot...................... 13-7 21. 0:09 BAC EVEN Tara Chmil....................... Samantha Hooker......................... 14-7 PENALTY SUMMARY: Prd Time Team ##-Player Min Offense --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1st 16:58 PUWLAX 20-Looney, Erin N/A YELLOW CARD............................. 14:09 BAC 22-Kerri Gut N/A YELLOW CARD............................. 13:15 BAC 7 -Shannon Farden N/A YELLOW CARD............................. 11:35 PUWLAX 5 -Smith, Amanda N/A YELLOW CARD............................. 2nd 19:15 PUWLAX 19-Binder, Tory N/A YELLOW CARD............................. 12:13 PUWLAX 10-Sundman, Jessica N/A YELLOW CARD............................. 09:49 PUWLAX 20-Looney, Erin N/A YELLOW CARD............................. 07:57 BAC 1 -Samantha Hooker N/A YELLOW CARD.............................