NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Shenandoah University women's lacrosse fell to Christopher Newport 17-9 in a non-league contest on Saturday afternoon.
Shenandoah (2-2) trailed for all but the initial 13 seconds of the contest when Cat Leighty found the back of the net for the Captains (2-3).
CNU would go on to score the first the goals of the contest before Alyson Bittinger took advantage of a free position attempt and buried the ball past Kaitlyn Ready.
Sarah Culver recorded seven goals for the hosts.
- Goals: Miller 2, Bittinger 2, Zerna 2, Arndt, Stiffler
- Assists: Cassie Arndt, Macy Tignor
- Groundballs: Bittinger 2, Arndt 2
- Caused Turnovers: Arndt 3, Shannon Kelley 2,Bittinger 2, Madisson Wood 2
- Saves: Gionna Maria 6
BY THE NUMBERS
- Shots: SU 22, CNU 29
- Groundballs: SU 15, CNU 23
- Draws: SU 12, CNU 15
- Clears: SU 13-of-15, CNU 16-of-18
The women host Widener on Wednesday, March 6 at 4 p.m.