Women's Lacrosse: Big first half sends Averett past Panthers

Photo by Jacob Krzysiak
Photo by Jacob Krzysiak

Averett used a big first half in route to a 21-5 win over LaGrange in a USA South game Sunday. The Panthers are 0-4 on the season and in conference play. The Cougars stayed perfect at 2-0 in conference play and upped their season record to 6-2.

Davida White had two goals to lead LC. Haley Coleman, Sara Gilbrook, and Cierra Towe each had one goal. Brie Shepler had six draw controls and tied with White, Gilbrook, and Aly Lord with two ground balls.

Averett built a 15-3 halftime lead. The Cougars were led by Alixis Roccia's five goals and three assists. Elizabeth Peasley also had five goals and 13 draw controls.

The Panthers play at Greensboro on Saturday, March 23.