Crusaders cruise past Converse for league win

March 03, 20181st2ndFinal
North Greenville6511
Stats at a GlanceNGUCONVERSE
Ground Balls1520
Draw Controls97
Free Position Attempts0-00-2
Extra Man Opportunities0-11-4
GoalsRachel Kellogg - 5
Brittni Jones - 3
AssistsRachel Kellogg - 1
Jillian Cheisa - 1
Aly Estes - 1
Aubrie Lauderdale - 1
Sharlize Burgos - 1
Ground Balls Sydney Taylor - 3
Rachel Kellogg - 3
Emily Colson - 3
Aly Estes - 3
Victoria Bailey - 4
Saves Sydney Taylor - 5
Caitlyn Johnson - 6
Crusaders cruise past Converse for league win
Saturday, March 3, 2018
Crusaders cruise past Converse for league win

Spartanburg, S.C. - Women's Lacrosse improved its Conference Carolinas record by one on Saturday downing Converse College 11 - 3 on the road in Spartanburg.

The Basics

  • Score: NGU - 11 / Converse - 3
  • Records: North Greenville 4 - 2 (2 - 1) / Converse 1 - 5 (0 - 3)
  • Location: Converse College (Fulp Field)

How it Happened

  • The Crusaders scored the first two of the game when Hanna Hawkins and Rachel Kellogg scored eight minutes apart.
  • The Valkyries answered with their first goal of the game when Brittni Jones scored with 17:27 left on the first half clock.
  • North Greenville finished the half on a 4 - 1 run to take a 6 - 2 lead into intermission. Four different players scored the Crusaders including Emily Colson and Taylor Kennington.
  • Brittni Jones scored her third of the game five minutes into the second half to cut North Greenville's advantage down to just three goals.
  • North Greenville answered with another big run led by Rachel Kellogg. Kellogg tacked on three goals in the final 23-minutes of the half.
  • Taylor Kennington added her second goal of the game to make it 8 - 3 while Hanna Hawkins tacked on another as well to make it 10 - 3.
  • Kellogg's third would make it 11 - 3 with just 4:29 left in the game. The Crusaders would hold on defensively to earn the league win.

Inside the North Greenville Box Score

  • Kellogg lead all players with five goals on the day to go along with one assist.
  • Hanna Hawkins and Taylor Kennington both had two goals.
  • Three players had three groundballs for the Crusaders while Kellogg led the Crusaders with two caused turnovers.
  • Sydney Taylor earned her fourth win of the season, collecting five saves in 60-minutes of work.

Inside the Converse Box Score

  • Brittni Jones led the Valkyries with all three of the team's goals.

Next Timeout

  • The Crusaders will host Ohio Valley University at 3:30 pm on Monday, March 5th in Pepsi Stadium.