Bulldogs Drop to 0-5 After Road Loss

Photo Courtesy of Mike Dickie
Photo Courtesy of Mike Dickie

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. - The Adrian College women's lacrosse team was defeated 15-3 on the road against Illinois Wesleyan on Saturday afternoon. Mariesa Johnson scored two of the three Adrian goals in the losing effort.

THE BASICS

Final Score: Illinois Wesleyan 15, Adrian 3

Location: Bloomington, Illinois (Tucci Stadium)

Records: Illinois Wesleyan (5-4), Adrian 0-5)

HOW IT HAPPENED

• The Titans took a 10-1 lead into the locker room at halftime. 

Jenna Carter scored the only Adrian goal of the first half on a free-position shot just 3:04 into the opening half.

• The Bulldogs would slow the Titans down in the second half, only allowing five goals in the period.

• Johnson scored both of her goals off free positions.

TOP DOGS

Amanda Tuckey led the Bulldogs with five ground balls. She also had one caused turnovers in the game.

Annika Nuler had a team-high three draw controls for Adrian.

THE OPPOSITION

• Grainne Kelly led the Titans, scoring five goals in the game.

• Mariah Smith and Breanna Metry had a team-high three ground balls.

• Sara Dust led the team with four draw controls.

UP NEXT

• Adrian will seek its first win of the season on Saturday, April 1 at Elmhurst. The game is scheduled for a 4:00 p.m. start.