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Women’s Lacrosse Defeats Wartburg in Road Match Monday

Shanie Scoles had four goals in the semifinal loss.
(Photo Credit: Judith Rackow)
Shanie Scoles had four goals in the semifinal loss. (Photo Credit: Judith Rackow)

WAVERLY, Iowa – The Illinois Tech women's lacrosse team picked up a huge road victory as the Scarlet Hawks defeated Wartburg College Monday.

The Scarlet Hawks (6-2, 6-1 MWLC) defeated the Knights (4-5, 3-3 MWLC), 18-6, at Lacrosse Field, Monday.

How It Happened

  • Jumping out the match with the first three points of the match helped Illinois Tech in the first half.
  • Illinois Tech then went ahead 8-2 in the first half and closed out the half scoring 3 out of 4 to go ahead 11-3 at the break.
  • Keeping up the offensive attack, The Scarlet Hawks scored seven goals, including the last three in the second half.

Scarlet Hawk Standouts

  • There was a lot of goals scored for the Scarlet Hawks and Shanie Scoles led Illinois Tech with nine of them.
  • On the defensive side of the ball, Elizabeth Zia only allowed three goals in the first half.
  • Also being efficent on offense was, Madison Meredith, who recorded four goals and helped on two other. 
  • For the second half, Jessica Cochis protected the net, only allowing three goals.
  • Scoles had nine goals on the night but also helped on two other ones.

Up Next

  • Illinois Tech returns to action Saturday, April 6 as the Scarlet Hawks host Hamline starting at 1:00 p.m.
  • The MWLC match will have live audio, video, and stats, with the live audio powered by Illinois Media School.