WINCHESTER, Va. – In a game that featured four ties and one lead change, visiting Randolph-Macon scored the final goal in a 15-14 ODAC women's lacrosse victory over Shenandoah University Saturday afternoon.
Hannah Jones scored off of a Alicia Hsieh assist with 4:14 to play to push the Yellow Jackets (7-6, 4-1 ODAC) past SU (9-5, 3-2).
The Hornets led for the initial 37:40 of the game, holding a four-goal lead at one point, only to see R-MC reel off five straight goals midway through the second half to seize a two-goal lead with 21:28 to play.
Shenandoah was able to rally to tie the game at both 12-12, following an Alyson Bittinger goal, and 14-14 after Bittinger scored again with 7:44 remaining, but was unable to find the go-ahead goal. The Hornets had three shots following the last Macon goal with one going wide, one saved and one blocked.
SU outshot the 'Jackets 33-32 and had a 21-18 advantage in groundballs while Macon won 18 of the 31 draw controls.