Alyssa Thren, Ursinus
Dickinson 21, Bryn Mawr 2
The Dickinson College women's lacrosse team turned back Bryn Mawr, 21-2, in its Centennial Conference opener on Saturday afternoon. Linzi Burstein led the attack with three goals and two assists while Val Hoffman finished with a hat-trick as well. On the day, 14 Red Devils found the scoring column as they recorded 15 assists on 21 goals.
Franklin & Marshall 18, Muhlenberg
Erin Dunne tallied seven goals to lead No. 8 Franklin & Marshall to an 18-9 victory over Muhlenberg Saturday afternoon in Centennial Conference (CC) women's lacrosse action. The Diplomats improved to 4-1 (1-0 CC) while the Mules fell to 3-1 (0-1 CC). Lauren Selawski finished with two goals and two assists.
Gettysburg 17, Haverford 7
Sophomore Kelsey Markiewicz scored five goals and classmate Katie Blumenthal came off the bench for three more to lead the top-ranked Gettysburg College women’s lacrosse team to a 17-7 victory at Haverford College in the Centennial Conference opener for both teams. Markiewicz turned in her scoring tally on just six shots and added three draw controls. Blumenthal dished out an assist for four points and Lindsay Menton finished with two goals and one assist.
Ursinus 16, Swarthmore 9
Senior midfielder Alyssa Thren (Barto, Pa./Upper Perkiomen) scored five goals including the 100th of her career as Ursinus (4-1, 1-0 Centennial) fended off Swarthmore 16-9 on Saturday at Patterson Field in the Centennial Conference opener for both women's lacrosse squads. Freshman midfielder Kitty Dawson (Hillsborough, N.J./Hillsborough) had three goals, as did junior midfielder Elizabeth Chatburn (Dresher, Pa./Upper Dublin). Senior attack Kim Peifer (Collegeville, Pa./Methacton) had two goals and two assists, while senior attack Emily Diehl (Lebanon, N.J./Voorhees) had two goals. For Swarthmore, junior midfielder Annalise Penikis had five goals and two assists to lead the Garnet (3-2, 0-1 Centennial).
Washington College 19, Randolph-Macon
Senior attacker Kalli Parrish (Timonium, MD/McDonogh School) surpassed 100 career points as the Washington College women's lacrosse team raced out to a 15-3 halftime lead en route to a 19-7 non-conference victory over visiting Randolph-Macon this afternoon on Kibler Field at Roy Kirby, Jr. Stadium. The Shorewomen improved to 4-1 with the win, while the Yellow Jackets slipped to 3-2 with the loss. Parrish's 100th point came on a free-position goal with 23:23 remaining in the first half, giving Washington a 4-1 lead. Senior midfielder Rachel Bartee (Mount Airy, MD/South Carroll) scored four goals for the Shorewomen, while junior midfielder Mollie Shipley (Denville, NJ/Morris Catholic) tallied three goals and two assists.