Women's Lacrosse Wins 18-2 in Regular Season Finale

Women's Lacrosse Wins 18-2 in Regular Season Finale

BELMONT, N.C. - Kylie Eastman recorded six goals and two assists to lead the Belmont Abbey Women's Lacrosse team to an 18-2 win over Southern Wesleyan this afternoon.  The Abbey finished its regular season with a 10-7 record, including an 8-2 record against Conference Carolinas opponents.  The Warriors wrap up their regular season with a 5-11 record, including 4-6 in conference play.

How it Happened

  • The Crusader offense came out shooting right from the start, and Eastman scored just 29 seconds into the contest
  • Just 23 seconds later, Marin Felsoci made it a 2-0 Abbey lead.  Later in the half, Felsoci scored just 15 seconds after a Jenna Niedzwiedzki score to make it a 5-0 game.  The defense also played strong, not giving up a shot in the first five minutes of the contest
  • At the 15:05 mark, Angelina Perrone made it a 6-0 Crusader lead off a pass from Eastman.  Just nine seconds later, Eastman tallied a score, and Cavanaugh put The Abbey in front 8-0 just 13 seconds later
  • Eastman capped off the scoring for the half with a goal at the 6:16 mark, and Belmont Abbey led 12-0 at halftime.  The Crusaders outshot the Warriors 24-4 in the half
  • Perrone got the scoring started in the second.  Eastman scored a man-up goal with 16:55 left in the contest, and another at the 12:37 mark
  • Felsoci capped off the scoring with a man-down goal at the 1:58 mark, and Belmont Abbey wrapped up the 18-2 victory
  • On the day, Eastman was the Crusader leader offensively, with six goals and two assists
  • Marissa Laidley was the defensive leader with two caused turnovers and four ground balls
  • Eastman and Felsoci each had four draw controls, tying for the game-high
  • As a team, BAC outshot SWU 43-12, and picked up 28 ground balls to the Warriors' 14

Up Next

Belmont Abbey will host a Conference Carolinas Quarterfinal game as the no. 3 seed on Monday, April 22.  The opponent is TBD.