Earlham Hands Ferrum 17-6 Women's Lacrosse Setback

Kaitlyn Harley had three goals for Ferrum.
Kaitlyn Harley had three goals for Ferrum.


FERRUM, Va. -- Earlham College beat Ferrum College in non-conference women's lacrosse action tonight, winning 17-6 at W.B. Adams Stadium.

RECORDS
Earlham (4-2)
Ferrum (2-4)

THE BASICS
Earlham jumped out to a 6-0 lead and never trailed. Emma Lady had three of the goals and assisted on the other three. Kaitlyn Harley broke up the shutout with an unassisted goal at 13:04 of the first half.

The Panthers trailed 10-1 at the break, but scored the first two goals of the second half to cut it to 10-3. The Quakers responded with four straight to put the game out of reach at 14-3 with just under 15 minutes left to play.

KEY STATS
Earlham: Claudette Roskamp 5 goals; Meg Murphy 3 goals; GK Jordan Blackburne (W, 2-1) 60 min, 8 saves
Ferrum: Harley 3 goals; Micaela Harvey 2 goals; GK Shaianne Ermini 60 min, 3 saves

NEXT GAME
Coach Karen Harvey's team will be back in action Wednesday, March 20, at home against Sweet Briar College. The non-conference game is set for a 4:00 p.m. start.