Women's Lacrosse Falls to Emmanuel 18-8

Women's Lacrosse Falls to Emmanuel 18-8
By MacKenzie Tuttle, Digital Content Supervisor
FRANKLIN SPRINGS, Ga. — Rose Blanchard and Miranda Smith each tallied twice, but the Berry College women’s lacrosse team fell to Emmanuel College 18-8 on Tuesday afternoon. 
Two nine-goal halves ensured Emmanuel’s victory, as the Lions led 9-3 at halftime. Six Vikings scored at least one goal in the win, as Berry moved to 4-5 overall on the season. Megan Shortt led all-scorers with nine goals in the contest, as Emmanuel led the game in shots (40-21) and ground balls (20-9), forcing 21 Berry turnovers. 
  • Miranda Smith: 2 G, A, 6 SH, 2 SOG
  • Rose Blanchard: 2 G, 2 SH, 2 SOG, 2 GB
  • Shadae Williams: G, 3 SH, 3 SOG, GB
  • Ashley Merritt: G, 3 SH, 3 SOG, GB
  • Megan Shortt: 9 G, G, 17 SH, 11 SOG, 4 GB
  • Lara Russell: 4 G, 2 A, 7 SH, 5 SOG, GB
  • Tara Larson: 2 G, 9 SH, 4 SOG, GB
Berry will travel to Danville, Ky., to take on Centre College in their next SAA matchup on Sunday, March 25 at 11:00 a.m.