penn state VS towson

2020-02-08
penn state
penn state - 12

vs

towson
towson - 9
  • Scoring

  • sophia triandafils ( 4 , 0 )
  • kristin roberto ( 3 , 0 )
  • maria auth ( 3 , 0 )
  • quinn nicolai ( 1 , 0 )
  • meghan murray ( 1 , 0 )
  • yasmain hamood ( 0 , 1 )
  • Scoring

  • shelby stack ( 3 , 1 )
  • blair pearre ( 2 , 0 )
  • kerri thornton ( 2 , 0 )
  • hannah hobbes ( 1 , 0 )
  • gabby garrett ( 1 , 0 )
  • molly lynch ( 0 , 1 )
  • Shots

  • sophia triandafils 4
  • kristin roberto 4
  • maria auth 8
  • quinn nicolai 2
  • meghan murray 1
  • lauren craft 1
  • olivia dirks 1
  • mary muldoon 1
  • Shots

  • shelby stack 3
  • blair pearre 4
  • kerri thornton 6
  • hannah hobbes 1
  • gabby garrett 2
  • molly lynch 2
  • kerri liucci 2
  • madison hobbes 1
  • nicole liucci 1
  • kaitlin thornton 3
  • julia porter 3
  • Ground Balls

  • kristin roberto 2
  • alyssa sloane 1
  • kate love 3
  • rachel rosen 1
  • taylor suplee 7
  • Ground Balls

  • blair pearre 3
  • kerri thornton 1
  • carly merlo 7
  • nicole liucci 2
  • carly tellekamp 1
  • maddie dickman 1
  • olivia conti 2
  • sami chenoweth 3
  • kaitlin thornton 1
  • julia porter 1
  • Turnovers

  • sophia triandafils 3
  • kristin roberto 1
  • maria auth 3
  • quinn nicolai 4
  • meghan murray 1
  • yasmain hamood 1
  • lauren craft 1
  • olivia dirks 1
  • rachel rosen 1
  • brittany dolan 1
  • shannon moore 1
  • katie schluederberg 1
  • Turnovers

  • shelby stack 4
  • blair pearre 2
  • kerri thornton 1
  • molly lynch 3
  • nicole liucci 1
  • erin williams 1
  • samantha intrieri 1
  • rayna deltuva 1
  • carly tellekamp 2
  • sami chenoweth 1
  • kaitlin thornton 2
  • Caused Turnovers

  • kristin roberto 1
  • maria auth 1
  • alyssa sloane 1
  • kate love 1
  • hayley deagostine 1
  • sammy helgeson 1
  • erin triandafils 1
  • taylor suplee 1
  • Caused Turnovers

  • kerri liucci 1
  • rayna deltuva 2
  • maddie dickman 3
  • olivia conti 2
  • sami chenoweth 5
  • kaitlin thornton 1
  • Faceoffs Won

  • kristin roberto 6
  • olivia dirks 4
  • kate love 1
  • sydni rosa 1
  • Faceoffs Won

  • blair pearre 2
  • kerri thornton 3
  • carly merlo 1
  • abby wilkinson 2
  • olivia conti 2
  • sami chenoweth 1
  • Faceoffs Taken

  • Faceoffs Taken

  • Saves

  • taylor suplee 12 ( 0.57 )
  • Saves

  • carly merlo 6 ( 0.33 )
  • Current Records

  • penn state 5 - 2
  • Current Records

  • towson 5 - 2
Saturday afternoon the Towson University women's lacrosse team opened the 2020 campaign with a game against Penn State, falling 12-9. The Tigers move to an 0-1 start with a road game next week at Saint Joseph's. Towson was led by Shelby Stack with three goals and an assist. Carly Merlo finished with six saves in the goal. How it Happened In her first-ever collegiate appearance, freshman Blair Pearre scored the first goal of the day unassisted. Towson took an early 1-0 lead before Penn State scored three unanswered taking a 3-1 lead with 18:04 to go in the first half. Pearre scored once again, on a free position attempt before Shelby Stack scored back to back and took a one goal lead. With 16:53 to go in the first half, Towson led 4-3. Back and forth scoring continued as the Nittany Lions took a two-goal lead. Stack struck again with a free position goal and put the Tigers within reach of tying the game. Once again Penn State extended the gap with two straight goals, taking an 8-5 lead with 4:46 to go in the half. Entering the locker room the Tigers trailed 9-6 with two goals and an assist from Stack. Coming into the second half, sophomore Kerri Thornton scored her first goal of the year and cut the lead to two. The second period was much quieter, with five total goals scored in the first 25 minutes. With 4:30 to go Penn State was leading 11-9. Beyond the Box Freshman Carly Merlo earned her first career start in her first collegiate appearance, finishing with six saves. Blair Pearre, a local high school standout, also earned her first career start today, and recorded her first two collegiate goals. Gabby Garrett saw her first collegiate action and scored her first collegiate goal as well.