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Stevenson edges out Buff State Women’s Lacrosse 14-12



BUFFALO STATE ATHLETICS



OWINGS MILLS, MD -- Buffalo State never led but stayed within striking distance all afternoon, before host Stevenson was able to net the final two goals of the game to escape with a 14-12 non-conference victory.

FINAL SCORE:  Stevenson – 14, Buffalo State – 12
LOCATION: Mustang Stadium – Owings Mills, MD.
RECORDS: Stevenson (2-6), Buffalo State (4-2)
 
HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Alanna Herne (Tonawanda/Tonawanda) led Buffalo State with six points on two goals and four assists before leaving with an injury late in the second half.
  • Christina Krowel (Amsterdam/B.H.-B.L.) netted four goals.
  • Kendall Skuse (Churchville/Churchville-Chili) added two goals and two assists, while Ally Ruggieri(Brockport/Brockport) scored three times.
  • Morgan Hogue (Painted Post/Corning) chipped in a goal and an assist.
  • Stevenson dominated possession in the first half with a 9-3 edge in draw controls and a 19-6 advantage in shots, but thanks to seven saves by Elyse Stark (Lido Beach/Long Beach), the Mustangs led just 7-4 at the break.
  • Buffalo State made halftime adjustments and used an early four-goal run to even the score at 8-8.
  • After falling behind 12-10, the Bengals rallied again and knotted the score at 12-12 on Herne's second of the game with 4:30 remaining.
  • The Mustangs would break the tie a minute later and add an insurance marker with 2:17 left and held on for the win.
  • Stevenson finished with a 35-27 advantage in shots and a 15-13 edge in draw controls.  It also had a slight 21-17 margin in ground balls.
  • Stark finished with 13 saves.
 
FOR THE FOES

  • Carly Bowes netted four goals, and Kiely Bunce scored three times for Stevenson.
  • Mack Ferguson made nine stops for the win.
 
UP NEXT
Buffalo State remain on the road and will visit Messiah on Tuesday at 4 p.m.