Women’s Lacrosse Takes On UC Davis on Thursday

Women’s Lacrosse Takes On UC Davis on Thursday

MOUNT ST. MARY'S (1-5) vs. UC Davis (4-6)
Thursday, March 30 | 4 p.m.
Emmitsburg, Md. | Waldron Family Stadium
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ABOUT THE MOUNT
Freshman Carly Miller tallied a career-high 11 points on five goals and six assists as she was one of eight Mountaineers to register a multi-goal game in the Mount's 23-13 victory over Radford on Saturday for the team's first win of the season. The 23 goals for the Mount were the most in a game since a 23-0 victory at Saint Francis U back in 2008. In addition to 11 points from Miller, Sammie Knapp, Emily Davis and Marley Heller tallied three goals apiece, and Kelly Maloney, Jannel Daufenbach, Kate Kinsella and Taylor Carhart scored two each.

TEAM LEADERS
Goals: Sammie Knapp (17), Carly Miller (11), Taylor Carhart (10)
Assists: Miller (10), Knapp (6), Marley Heller (2)
Points: Knapp (23), Miller (21), T. Carhart (11)
Ground Balls: Jillian Petito (16), Emily Dees (13), Knapp (7)
Caused Turnovers: Dees (5), Petito (5), Knapp (4)
Save Percentage: Elicia Wells (68.2), Petito (37.0)

ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
Carly Miller collected the first weekly honor of her career as she was named the Northeast Conference Rookie of the Week on Monday following her five-goal, six-assist performance in the team's win over Radford. The freshman's 11-point effort fueled the Mountaineers' 23-goal outing, and Miller now leads the Mount with 10 assists on the year, and ranks second in goals (11) and points (21).

SCOUTING UC DAVIS
The Aggies own a 4-6 overall record and 1-2 mark in Pac-12 play, but enter Thursday's matchup having lost two of their last three. In their most recent outing on Tuesday, UC Davis dropped a 20-7 decision at the hands of UMBC. Taylor Cuenin leads the Aggies in nearly every category this season, including all three scoring categories with 42 points on 31 goals and 11 assists. Ali Lauren has started all 10 games between the pipes, posting a .435 save percentage and 12.10 goals against average.

NEXT UP
The Mount stays in Emmitsburg to take on Robert Morris in the team's NEC Opener on April 7 at 4 p.m.