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PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Tuesday, March 17, 2009
RESULTS VS. CONVERSE (2009-03-17 16:00:00)

Spartanburg, SC – The Pfeiffer University women’s lacrosse team brought home a 23-3 win over Converse College on Tuesday afternoon. The Falcons tallied a total of 47 goals in their last two games and allowed only four goals scored against. Pfeiffer improves to 6-2 overall and 5-1 in Conference Carolinas action, while the Valkyries of Converse fall to 1-5 overall and 1-3 in the conference.
The Falcons set the tone for the game by taking a commanding lead and outscoring the Valkyries 15-2 in the first half. Pfeiffer outshot the Valkyries 38-6 in the 60 minutes of play. The Falcons won the battle of the ground balls 14-9 and captured 19 of 23 draw controls.
Leading the Falcons was Kelly McConnell (Woodbridge, VA) with seven points off five goals and two assists. Krissy Bentolila (Potomac, MD) marked a hat trick and chipped in two assists. Natalie Marvin (South Berwick, ME) and Sarah Hebberd (Golden, CO) also added three goals apiece. Falcon starting goalkeeper Lindsey Rearigh (Monument, CO) made two saves during the game.
Sammeria Crowder scored all three of the Valkyries’ goals. Goalkeeper Ashley Mercuri (Mississauga, Ontario, Canada) made five save for Converse.
Pfeiffer returns to action at Belmont Abbey College on Saturday with a scheduled start of 12:00-noon.Lacrosse Box Score (Final) The Automated ScoreBook For Lacrosse PUWLAX vs converse college (Mar 17, 2009 at Spartanburg, SC) PUWLAX (6-2) vs. SCORE BY PERIOD 1 2 Tot converse college (1-5) ------------------------------- Date: Mar 17, 2009 Attendance: PUWLAX.............. 15 8 - 23 Weather: fair converse college.... 2 1 - 3 PUWLAX SCORING: GOALS: McConnell, Kelly 4; Bentolila, Krissy 3; Marvin, Natalie 3; Hebberd, Sarah 3; Binder, Tory 2; Livingston, Jamie 2; Melesh, Elizabeth 1; Cook, Alexandra 1; Turner, Jessica 1; Smith, Amanda 1; Cunningham, Kelley 1; Moulton, Jessica 1. ASSISTS: Bentolila, Krissy 3; Binder, Tory 2; Karaszkiewicz, Heidi 2; McConnell, Kelly 2; Melesh, Elizabeth 2; Cook, Alexandra 1; Hunter, Patricia 1; Livingston, Jamie 1; Marvin, Natalie 1. converse college SCORING: GOALS: Sammeria Crowder 3. ASSISTS: None. SHOTS BY PERIOD 1 2 Tot ------------------------------- PUWLAX.............. 24 14 - 38 converse college.... 3 3 - 6 GROUND BALLS BY PRD 1 2 Tot ------------------------------- PUWLAX.............. 12 2 - 14 converse college.... 7 2 - 9 DRAW CONTROLS BY PRD 1 2 Tot ------------------------------- PUWLAX.............. 11 8 - 19 converse college.... 4 0 - 4 CLEARS BY PERIOD 1 2 Total ---------------------------------------- PUWLAX.............. 1-1 1-1 - 2-2 converse college.... 2-2 0-1 - 2-3 EXTRA-MAN OPPS 1 2 Total ---------------------------------------- PUWLAX.............. 0-0 0-0 - 0-0 converse college.... 0-0 0-0 - 0-0 FREE-POSITION SHOTS 1 2 Total ---------------------------------------- PUWLAX.............. 0-0 0-0 - 0-0 converse college.... 0-0 0-0 - 0-0 SAVES BY PERIOD 1 2 Tot ------------------------------- PUWLAX.............. 1 1 - 2 converse college.... 3 3 - 6 FOULS BY PERIOD 1 2 Tot ------------------------------- PUWLAX.............. 7 1 - 8 converse college.... 11 9 - 20 TURNOVERS BY PRD 1 2 Tot ------------------------------- PUWLAX.............. 8 4 - 12 converse college.... 14 5 - 19 PENALTIES - PUWLAX 0/0:00; converse college 0/0:00. Officials:. Scorer: Mike Coggins, SID. ___________________________ Official signature Lacrosse Box Score (Final) The Automated ScoreBook For Lacrosse PUWLAX vs converse college (Mar 17, 2009 at Spartanburg, SC) converse college Pos. ## Player G A Pts Sh SOG GB DC FPS T/O CT Fouls Pen-Min ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ ---------- Substitutes ---------- 1 Sydney Brown........ - - - - - - - - - - 2 2 Jamie Mobley........ - - - - - 1 - - 1 - 2 3 Kathleen Coleman.... - - - - - 1 - - 2 - - 4 Julie Seils......... - - - - - - - - 1 - 1 7 Jennifer Brown...... - - - 1 1 - - - - - - 8 Lisa Ryan........... - - - - - 4 2 - 4 2 1 9 Ashley Day.......... - - - - - - - - 3 - 3 10 Sara Sipe........... - - - - - - - - - 1 - 11 Breanne Hinnant..... - - - 1 1 - 1 - 1 - 2 12 Olivia Gant......... - - - - - - - - - - - 13 Sammeria Crowder.... 3 - 3 4 3 1 1 - 5 - 2 17 Betsy Ruppert....... - - - - - - - - 1 - 2 22 Chelsea McDougle.... - - - - - 1 - - - 1 3 23 Michelle Coloney.... - - - - - - - - 1 - 2 31 Ashley Mercuri...... - - - - - 1 - - - - - Totals.............. 3 0 3 6 5 9 4 - 19 4 20 0/ 0:00 GOALTENDER SUMMARY converse college Minutes GA W/L 1 2 Saves ---------------------------------------------------------- 31 Ashley Mercuri...... 60:00 23 L 3 3 6 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 converse college (Mar 17, 2009 at Spartanburg, SC) PUWLAX Pos. ## Player G A Pts Sh SOG GB DC FPS T/O CT Fouls Pen-Min ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ 4 Livingston, Jamie... 2 1 3 2 2 - 4 - - - 1 5 Smith, Amanda....... 1 - 1 1 1 2 2 - 2 1 3 6 Hebberd, Sarah...... 3 - 3 5 4 - 1 - - - - 8 Karaszkiewicz, Heidi - 2 2 1 - 1 1 - 1 1 - 10 Sundman, Jessica.... - - - 2 - 1 1 - - - - 11 Melesh, Elizabeth... 1 2 3 2 1 1 1 - 1 - - 17 Turner, Jessica..... 1 - 1 2 2 1 - - - 1 1 19 Binder, Tory........ 2 2 4 3 2 1 - - 2 1 - 20 Looney, Erin........ - - - - - - 2 - 1 - - 21 Bentolila, Krissy... 3 3 6 4 3 1 1 - 1 3 1 25 McConnell, Kelly.... 4 2 6 7 6 1 - - 1 - - GK 33 Rearigh, Lindsey.... - - - - - - - - - - - ---------- Substitutes ---------- 1 1................... - - - - - - - - - - - 2 Punk, Molly......... - - - - - - 1 - - - - 3 Marvin, Natalie..... 3 1 4 5 4 1 - - - 1 - 9 Cook, Alexandra..... 1 1 2 1 1 2 - - 1 - 1 12 Moulton, Jessica.... 1 - 1 1 1 - 2 - - - - 13 Monaco, Cristina.... - - - - - 1 - - - 1 - 14 Hunter, Patricia.... - 1 1 1 1 - 2 - 1 1 - 15 Cunningham, Kelley.. 1 - 1 1 1 1 - 1-0 - - - 16 Cleary, Brianne..... - - - - - - - - 1 - 1 24 King, Allie......... - - - - - - 1 - - - - Totals.............. 23 15 38 38 29 14 19 1-0 12 10 8 0/ 0:00 GOALTENDER SUMMARY PUWLAX Minutes GA W/L 1 2 Saves ---------------------------------------------------------- 33 Rearigh, Lindsey.... 60:00 3 W 1 1 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 converse college (Mar 17, 2009 at Spartanburg, SC) SCORING SUMMARY: Prd Time Team Type Goal Scorer Assists H-V ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ 1. 1st 29:26 PUWLAX EVEN McConnell, Kelly................. Binder, Tory............................ 0-1 2. 27:19 PUWLAX EVEN Bentolila, Krissy................ Unassisted.............................. 0-2 3. 26:26 PUWLAX EVEN Livingston, Jamie................ Unassisted.............................. 0-3 4. 24:01 PUWLAX EVEN Bentolila, Krissy................ Melesh, Elizabeth....................... 0-4 5. 23:16 PUWLAX EVEN Cook, Alexandra.................. Unassisted.............................. 0-5 6. 19:15 PUWLAX EVEN Bentolila, Krissy................ Binder, Tory............................ 0-6 7. 18:55 PUWLAX EVEN Binder, Tory..................... Bentolila, Krissy....................... 0-7 8. 15:10 PUWLAX EVEN Hebberd, Sarah................... Unassisted.............................. 0-8 9. 13:21 PUWLAX EVEN Marvin, Natalie.................. Unassisted.............................. 0-9 10. 12:57 CONV09 DN Sammeria Crowder................. Unassisted.............................. 1-9 11. 11:21 CONV09 EVEN Sammeria Crowder................. Unassisted.............................. 2-9 12. 11:02 PUWLAX EVEN Hebberd, Sarah................... Karaszkiewicz, Heidi.................... 2-10 13. 10:34 PUWLAX EVEN McConnell, Kelly................. Bentolila, Krissy....................... 2-11 14. 9:32 PUWLAX EVEN McConnell, Kelly................. Melesh, Elizabeth....................... 2-12 15. 6:24 PUWLAX EVEN Melesh, Elizabeth................ Karaszkiewicz, Heidi.................... 2-13 16. 4:25 PUWLAX EVEN Livingston, Jamie................ Bentolila, Krissy....................... 2-14 17. 2:24 PUWLAX EVEN Hebberd, Sarah................... Unassisted.............................. 2-15 18. 2nd 28:48 PUWLAX EVEN Marvin, Natalie.................. Unassisted.............................. 2-16 19. 27:38 PUWLAX EVEN Binder, Tory..................... Marvin, Natalie......................... 2-17 20. 23:03 PUWLAX EVEN McConnell, Kelly................. Livingston, Jamie....................... 2-18 21. 19:20 PUWLAX EVEN Marvin, Natalie.................. McConnell, Kelly........................ 2-19 22. 16:59 PUWLAX EVEN Smith, Amanda.................... McConnell, Kelly........................ 2-20 23. 15:38 PUWLAX EVEN Moulton, Jessica................. Cook, Alexandra......................... 2-21 24. 14:28 CONV09 EVEN Sammeria Crowder................. Unassisted.............................. 3-21 25. 12:53 PUWLAX EVEN Cunningham, Kelley............... Free position shot...................... 3-22 26. 11:18 PUWLAX EVEN Turner, Jessica.................. Hunter, Patricia........................ 3-23 PENALTY SUMMARY: Prd Time Team ##-Player Min Offense --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1st 15:12 CONV09 22-Chelsea McDougle N/A YELLOW CARD............................. 2nd 21:56 CONV09 13-Sammeria Crowder N/A YELLOW CARD............................. 04:17 CONV09 3 -Kathleen Coleman N/A YELLOW CARD.............................