Bulldogs Stumble at Calvin

Bulldogs Stumble at Calvin

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Adrian College women's lacrosse team stumble at Calvin, losing 15-5 in MIAA conference action on Tuesday, April 26.

THE BASICS

Final Score: Calvin 15, Adrian 5

Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan (Zuidema Field)

Records: Calvin (8-5, 5-1), Adrian (3-10, 2-4)

HOW IT HAPPENED

Ava Cares received a pass from Annika Nuler and scored the first goal of the game just 16 seconds into the game to give the Bulldogs their only lead of the game

• The Knights would respond by scoring the next five goals before Adrian's Jenna Carter scored on a free position shot to put the score at 5-2 in favor of the home team

• Calvin would score the final four goals of the half to take a 9-2 lead into halftime

Annie Rice scored two of Adrians' three goal in the second half, a team high for goals in the game

• The Knights would tack on six more goals in the final half

TOP DOGS

• Nuler would finish the game with both assists for the Bulldogs and a team high three ground balls

• Carter tallied eight draw controls for Adrian

Alex Branum and Nuler led the Bulldogs defensively with two caused turnovers

THE OPPOSITION

• Four Calvin players scored three or more goals including Emily Cefaratti who had a team high four goals

• Cefaratti also led the team with four ground balls and three caused turnovers

• Kelly Pepper had a team high two draw controls

UP NEXT

• The Bulldogs will return home to host Alma on Thursday night in MIAA action beginning at 7:00 p.m.