Pfeiffer Women's Lacrosse Runs Winning Streak to Six

Pfeiffer Women's Lacrosse Runs Winning Streak to Six

Pfeiffer Women's Lacrosse Runs Winning Streak to Six

Misenheimer, N.C. (March 23, 2019)
– The Pfeiffer University women's lacrosse ran their winning streak to six in a 10-6 USA South win over Methodist on Saturday at Lefko Field.

THE BASICS
FINAL – Pfeiffer 10, Methodist 6

Records
Pfeiffer – 6-0 (5-0 USA South)
Methodist – 1-4, (0-2 USA South)

Location
Misenheimer, N.C. – Lefko Field

INSIDE THE BOXSCORE
Twin sisters Startraya and Starnice Galloway each scored three goals to lead Pfeiffer.  Gabby Bosak, Kaley Hyatt, Sophia Griffin and Meagan Bourque each had a goal in the win.

Falcon senior goalkeeper Sam Hanlon had a terrific game, as she made 14 saves on the day, keeping the Falcons perfect on the season.


HOW IT HAPPENED

First Half
The Falcons dominated the Monarchs, scoring the first three goals of the half.  Methodist got on the board at the 11:55 mark, cutting the lead to 3-1, but the Falcons reeled off four straight goals to end the half, all from the Galloway sisters to take the 7-1 halftime lead.

Second Half
Methodist opened the second half scoring with a goal at 28.48, but Meagan Bourque scored at 18:57 followed by a Starnice Galloway goal at 17:36 to put Pfeiffer up 9-2.

Methodist notched a man-up goal at 8:58, but Gabby Bosak responded at 4:29 with the final Falcon goal of the day on a pass from Sophia Griffin.

Methodist would score the final three goals of the game to provide the 10-6 final

Up Next
Pfeiffer will hit the road for a March 30 game at Meredith College.  Start time is scheduled for Noon.