Late comeback falls short at Tusculum

February 24, 20181st2ndFinal
North Greenville4812
Stats at a GlanceNGUTCW
Ground Balls1622
Draw Controls1017
Free Position Attempts4-43-9
Stats LeadersNGUTCW
GoalsRachel Kellogg - 5
Rachel Holmes - 3
Emily Gleason - 3
Juliette Cusano - 3
AssistsRachel Kellogg - 1
Taylor Kennington - 1
Aly Estes - 1
Beth Farrell - 1
Sierra Haas - 1
Madison Malone - 1
Emily Gleason - 1
Savannah Elliott - 1
Ground Balls Candace Petit - 3
Monica Colwell - 3
Christy Beaman - 3
Madison Malone - 4
Saves Sydney Taylor - 17
Kate Pipkin - 3
Late comeback falls short at Tusculum
Saturday, February 24, 2018
Late comeback falls short at Tusculum

Greeneville, TN - A late North Greenville comeback fell short on Saturday afternoon as Tusculum College earned a 13-12 victory over the visiting Crusaders.

The Basics

  • Score: NGU - 12 / TC - 13
  • Records: NGU 3 - 2 / Tusculum 2 - 1
  • Location: Pioneer Field (Tusculum College)

How it Happened

  • North Greenville took an early 1-0 lead on Jillian Chiesa's score with an assist from Rachel Kellogg.
  • The Pioneers answered with three consecutive scores to take a 3-1 edge.
  • North Greenville evened it up at 3-3 with goals from Rachel Kellogg and Emily Colson.
  • Kellogg would tack on one more score in the first half but the Pioneers earned a 7-4 edge before the half.
  • The Crusaders trailed 13-9 late in the second half after Kaitlyn Yenson's second score of the game.
  • North Greenville then got a pair of goals from Kellogg and a score from Monica Colwell to make it 13-12 with just over three minutes left.
  • North Greenville tried late in the game to even the score with a shot from Taylor Kennington but were unable to capitalize as the Pioneers were able to escape with the win.

Inside the North Greenville Box Score

  • Rachel Kellogg finished the day with five goals to lead all players. Hanna Hawkins finished with a pair of goals along with Yenson.
  • Monica Colwell led the team with three caused turnovers and three groundballs along with Christy Beaman who also had three.
  • Sydney Taylor had 17-saves on 30 Tusculum shots on frame.

Inside the Tusculum Box Score

  • The Pioneers were led by Juliette Cusano who had three goals. Rachel Holmes and Emily Gleason also finished with three goals for the Pioneers.

Next Time Out

  • The Crusaders will travel to Converse College on March 3rd for a 1 pm first pitch.