By MacKenzie Tuttle, Digital Content Supervisor
GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Berry College women’s lacrosse team scored four goals in each half, as the Vikings held off Guilford College 8-7 on Saturday morning.
HOW IT HAPPENED:
- The Vikings scored four goals in the first half to Guilford’s two, while Guilford outscored Berry 5-4 in the final 30 minutes.
- Berry also led the game in nearly every offensive category, including shots (24-15), shots on goal (16-14) and ground balls (22-17).
- The Vikings also forced 26 turnovers to their 17.
BERRY STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:
- Kelsey McAnnally: 2 goals, 2 assists, 8 shots, 5 SOG
- Keiley Ayers: 2 goals, 8 shots, 5 SOG
- Savannah McKenzie: 1 goal, 1 shot, 1 SOG, 4 GB
- Claire Voltarel: 1 goal, 4 shots, 2 SOG
- Angelica Miller: 1 goal, 2 shots, 2 SOG
- Ashley Merritt: 1 goal, 1 assist, 1 shot, 1 SOG
GUILFOD STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:
- Amanda Dionne: 5 goals, 7 shots, 7 SOG
- Summer Fowler: 1 goal, 1 assist, 2 shots, 2 SOG
- Abigail Horcher: 1 goal, 1 shot, 1 SOG
- Berry improves to 1-1 overall, while Guilford falls to 0-1.
- Ella Makin earned the complete-game win in goal for the Vikings, collecting seven saves.
- Sammi Milbourn took the loss in goal for Guilford, adding eight saves.
Berry will travel to Memphis, Tenn., for their first conference game of the year on Saturday, Feb. 18 at 2:00pm.