March 18, 20171st2ndFinal
Newberry224
Coker71219
Stats at a GlanceNBYCOKER
Shots944
Ground Balls1326
Saves182
Clears9-1512-14
Turnovers208
Draw Controls1115
Free Position Attempts0-13-8
Extra Man Opportunities0-02-2
Stats LeadersNBYCOKER
GoalsAlexis Kahler - 2
Haley McCusker - 6
AssistsFaith Kent - 3
Ground Balls Maddie Campbell - 3
Brandy Bowman - 3
Faith Kent - 7
Face-offs
Saves Brandy Bowman - 18
Cassie Williams - 2
Newberry falls to Coker in conference play


Newberry falls to Coker in conference play
Saturday, March 18, 2017 | by Tanner Swift, Athletic Communications Assistant

HARTSVILLE - The Newberry women's lacrosse team (4-6, 0-3 SAC) fell to the Coker Cobras (6-2, 3-0 SAC) by a final of 19-4 on Saturday evening. 

 

Alexis Khaler scored two goals for the Wolves giving her four straight games with a goal, and six straight games with at least a point. Helen Kuhn also notched her ninth goal of the season.

 

Rachel Dillon added her 34th goal of the season, which has her in second place in the South Atlantic Conference. Haley McCusker of Coker sits in first place with 37 so far on the year, netting six in the win.

 

Despite the loss, Brandy Bowman added to her stellar 2017 recording 18 saves. The sophomore currently ranks first in the conference with 125 saves. She also ranks first in all of Division II Women's Lacrosse in total saves, and fourth with 11.89 saves per game. 


Newberry will continue their three-game road stretch in Georgia when they take on Young Harris on Wednesday, March 22. Game time is set for 4:00 p.m.