Panthers fall to Sewanee on the road, 19-8
|Birmingham-Southern (7-6, 1-3 SCAC)||2||6||8|
|Sewanee (9-5, 3-1 SCAC)||7||12||19|
|G: Chelsea Van Voorhis - 4||G: 2 Players (#5, #8 - 4)|
|A: Megan Johnson - 1||A: Ellie Murphy - 3|
|Sv: Katie Bates - 16||Sv: Amy Nusbaum - 13|
|GB: Katie Bates - 5||GB: Molly Farmer - 4|
|Free Position Shots||1-9||5-12|
SEWANEE, Tenn.—The Birmingham-Southern women's lacrosse team lost on the road to Sewanee, Friday, 19-8.
The Panthers fall to 7-6 overall and 1-3 in the SCAC; Sewanee moves to 9-5 overall and 3-1 in the league.
Sewanee scored the first goal of the game and would never trail, although BSC cut it to 3-2 at the 17:58 mark on a goal from senior Chelsea Van Voorhis. After that, the Tigers scored four straight to lead 7-2 at the half, then four more to open the second half and go up 11-2.
The teams traded goals six times after that point, playing to a 16-8 score with 7:57 left before Sewanee scored the last three goals of the game.
Van Voorhis led the Panthers with four goals, while sophomore Madeline Golden added three. Sophomore Rebecca Klementz also had a goal. Senior goalkeeper Katie Bates led with five ground balls and also recorded 16 saves.