McAnnally Tallies Twice, Women's Lacrosse Falls to Piedmont 6-4

McAnnally Tallies Twice, Women's Lacrosse Falls to Piedmont 6-4

By MacKenzie Tuttle, Digital Content Supervisor 

MOUNT BERRY, Ga. – Kelsey McAnnally tallied twice, but the Berry College women’s lacrosse team fell to Piedmont College 6-4 on Wednesday night.

HOW IT HAPPENED:

  • Berry trailed 4-3 heading into the half after first-half goals from Keiley Ayers, McAnnally and Rose Blanchard (Ashley Merritt)
  • McAnnally was then the only Berry player to score in the final 30 minutes of play in a strong defensive game from both teams.
  • The Vikings led the game in shots (17-15) and ground balls (20-18).
  • Berry also forced 22 Piedmont turnovers to their 20, while both teams won six draw controls.
  • In the loss, Berry’s goalie Ella Makin recorded five saves, while allowing six goals.

BERRY STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:

  • McAnnally: 2 G, 5 SH, 4 SOG, 2 GB
  • Rose Blanchard: G, SH, SOG
  • Keiley Ayers: G, 4 SH, 2 SOG, 2 GB, 2DC, CT
  • Ashley Merrit: A, 3 SH, 2 SOG

PIEDMONT STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:

  • Caitlin O’Brien: 2 G, 5 SH, 4 SOG, 2 GB, CT
  • Julianna Surgent: G, 5 SH, 4 SOG, GB, 3 DC
  • Francesca Malabad: G, A, SH, SOG, 4 GB, 3 DC, 2 CT
  • Cassidy Heflin: G, A, SH, SOG, GB, CT
  • Kayla Jones: G, A, 3 SH, SOG, 2 CT

NOTABLES:

  • With the loss, Berry falls to 4-8 overall.
  • Piedmont improves to 8-5 on the year.

UP NEXT:

Berry will travel to Millsaps College for their next matchup against the Majors on Saturday, April 1 at 2:00pm.