ROME, Ga. -- Nine different Vikings had points--and Berry College scored a season high for goals--as they defeated Hendrix, 19-10, in an SAA quarterfinal match on Saturday.
After its seventh straight win, Berry improved to 11-4. BC will face Centre on Friday at Sewanee in a conference semifinal match. Hendrix ends its year with a 6-8 record.
The score was tied 3-3 after the first quarter. The Warriors tallied first in the second period before Berry rolled off the next 5 goals to pull ahead, 8-3. The Vikes held a 9-6 lead at halftime.
"Our offense was really clicking today and we had a lot of people involved," said BC Head Coach Curtis Gilbert. "We have some things we need to work on, but I really like the way we are playing heading to the SAA final four."
Hendrix had the edge in ground balls, 38-30. The Vikings led in shots (48-23) and faceoffs (17-13).
Carson Boone tallied 4 times for Hendrix.
After the game, the Vikings were presented an SAA regular season championship trophy (see photo below).