SCORE: Wheaton 3 - Springfield 7
RECORDS: Wheaton 6-7 (3-1 NEWMAC) - Springfield 9-5 (4-1 NEWMAC)
LOCATION: Norton, Mass. (Nordin Field)
- Katie Peters, Molly Covarrubias, and Kyra Schwartzman each scored a goal for the Lyons. Peters also picked up one ground ball as did Schwartzman.
- Springfield was led by Amanda Nusbaum, Kayla Schroeher and Ann Mahoney who each recorded two goals apiece for the Pride.
- Springfield opened the game up with a goal at 28:01, but Wheaton was able to respond shortly after with a goal from Peters at 26:20. The Pride controlled the rest of the half, scoring four more times to make it 5-1 at intermission.
- Wheaton started the second half off strong with Covarrubias and Schwartzman finding the back of the net at 25:06 and 19:07, but it wouldn't be enough as Springfield was able to score late to finish the game 7-3.
- Senior Goalkeeper Molly Witten recorded 18 saves in the loss.
- Wheaton held the advantage in draw controls, 7-5.
- Saves: Wheaton 18 / Springfield 5
- Ground Balls: Wheaton 11 / Springfield 21
- Clears: Wheaton 18-22 / Springfield 21-23
- Draw Controls: Wheaton 7 / Springfield 5
- Free Position Shots: 0-5 / Springfield 1-5
- Shots: Wheaton 15 / Springfield 34
UP NEXT: Wheaton returns to the road on Wednesday, April 18 at 6 p.m. where they will face off against Smith College.