Oilers Lacrosse Scores 1st Win
The University of Findlay women's lacrosse team recorded their first win of the season with a 15-13 victory over McKendree on Saturday, March 22 at Donnell Stadium. The win gives the Oilers a 1-5 record on the season.
The Oilers were clinging to a one-point lead at 9-8 when the first half ended, but scored two goals to open the second half. McKendree then answered with four straight scores to take a 12-11 lead, but Findlay battled back to put four more in the net during the final 16 minutes of play.
Kyra Bradley had a big day for Findlay, scoring a game-high give goals. She also added three ground balls in the victory.
Katie Poorman picked up her first win between the pipes by making three saves.
The Oilers held a slight 33-29 advantage in ground balls during the contest and forced McKendree into 24 turnovers in a game that featured a total of 76 fouls.
The Oilers will return to action again on March 27 when they hit the road to take on Bridgeport at 7 p.m.