Blue Knight Women's Lacrosse
Lacrosse Upended by Oilers
The University of Findlay women’s lacrosse team picked up a big conference road win on Sunday afternoon at Urbana University. The Oilers controlled the pace from the onset, earning a 21-4 win over the Blue Knights.
The Oilers led 11-3 at the half. Chanelle Bondurant scored all three of Urbana’s first half goals. Alanna Costigan assisted on one. The Blue Knights managed to score just once in the second half. Costigan assisted Taylor Andersen. Paige Waqa finished with 13 saves in goal for UU. Read More
Lake Erie Lacrosse Outlasts UUApr. 11th, 2014
The Blue Knight women’s lacrosse team played one of their best halves of the season on Friday afternoon, but the visiting Storm from Lake Erie College outlasted Urbana down the stretch in an 18-7 win.
Urbana’s Jessica McHenry (pictured) scored her first two collegiate goals in the first half to keep it close. Read More
NDC Denies #UULAXApr. 8th, 2014
The Urbana University women’s lacrosse team was unable to follow Friday night’s first win with another victory on Tuesday night. Notre Dame College proved to be too much for the Blue Knights in South Euclid, downing Urbana 20-4.
Sophomore Chanelle Bondurant’s goal at the 20-minute mark made it 4-2 in favor of the Falcons early. The home team took control two minutes later, starting a 5-0 run that put the game out of reach. Bondurant also won 5 draw controls, caused a turnover and tallied two ground balls. Read More
Lacrosse Knocks Off ABU 8-7 for 1st WinApr. 4th, 2014
The Urbana University women's lacrosse team landed its first win of the season on Friday night, knocking off conference opponent Alderson-Broaddus University 8-7. Urbana improves to 1-3 overall and 1-1 in the GLIAC.
Urbana used a total team effort to edge the Battlers. Five different Blue Knights combined to score the teams' 8 goals. Taylor Andersen (pictured) scored a goal and assisted on another. Hannah Walters, Tabitha Stein and Chanelle Bondurant each scored twice. Stein also assisted on one of Walters' two goals, and senior Ashley Gerken added a goal in the win. Sophomore Paige Waqa earned her first win of the season in goal for the Blue Knights. Read More
Lacrosse Falls in GLIAC OpenerApr. 2nd, 2014
The Urbana University women's lacrosse team dropped its GLIAC opener to Wheeling Jesuit University by a score of 23-2 on Wednesday afternoon. The visiting Cardinals built a 14-0 first half lead and never looked back.
Urbana scored its first goal of the game with 9:10 remaining on the clock. Maria Garcia found Taylor Andersen open in front of the Cardinal goal, and Andersen's shot was true. The assist was the first in the career of Garcia. Andersen's goal was the 2nd of her season. Junior Hannah Walters added an unassisted goal, her team-leading 7th of the season, with 5 seconds left on the clock. Sophomore Paige Waqa (pictured) was busy in the Blue Knight goal. She faced 61 shots, saving 22 of them. Her 22 saves were 1 off her school record of 23 set last season. Read More