No. 10 Pfeiffer Pushes Past Penmen
Misenheimer, N.C.—Sherry Darrell (Bow, N.H.) totaled four goals and two assists for the Southern New Hampshire University women's lacrosse team but the Penmen could not hold off No. 10 Pfeiffer University, falling 15-9 in non-conference action. The loss drops the Penmen to 2-2 overall, while the Falcons now stand at 7-2.
In addition to Darrell’s four goals, Carole Lee (Derry, N.H.) and Sara Halbich (Salem, N.H.) contributed two goals apiece. Emily Mongeau (Westborough, Mass.) added the other goal for Southern New Hampshire.
After trailing 12-3 at the end of the first half, the Penmen would hold the Falcons to only three goals in the second half. Jessica Kennedy led the Falcons with three goals and four assists, and Tory Binder added three goals and an assist.
Hannah Moriarty (Chelmsford, Mass.) took the loss in net for Southern New Hampshire, recording ten saves. Caitlin Ryan played 51:13 in net and recorded 10 saves for Pfeiffer before giving way to Kaitlin Booth, who recorded two saves of her own.
The Penmen are idle until Thursday, when they continue their tour of the Carolinas by traveling to Converse College in South Carolina for a 12:00 p.m. start.