Lacrosse (W)

Davis Named AstroTurf SAC Women's Lacrosse Defensive Player of Week


ROCK HILL, S.C. ( -- Wingate’s Paulena Dempsy was tabbed the Astroturf South Atlantic Conference Women’s Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week, while Bethany Davis of Catawba was named the Astroturf South Atlantic Conference Women’s Lacrosse Defensive Player of the Week for games played March 21-27. It was announced by the conference office on Tuesday.

Davis, a senior from Salisbury, Md., recorded eight saves to help the Catawba Indians to a 15-7 win over SAC foe Tusculum on March 26.  She finished the contest with a save percentage of 53.3 as she picked up her first Defensive Player of the Week plaudit this season.

Dempsey, a junior from Jarrettsville, Md., tallied six scores and posted seven assists to lead Wingate to a pair of wins last week, including a win over SAC foe Coker.  Against Savannah College of Art and Design on March 23, the midfielder posted five goals and assisted on two others as Wingate picked up a 17-15 win.  Three days later at Coker, Dempsey scored one goal and posted five assists to go along with three ground balls and three caused turnovers in a 15-8 win over the Cobras.  Dempsey scored on 67 percent of her shots in the two-game span.  The award is her second Offensive Player of the Week nod this season.

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«January 2018»
January 3

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85

January 5

Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117

Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95

January 6

Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142

Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101

January 10

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71

January 12

Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90

Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89

January 13

Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL  80-56

Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68

January 18

Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 65-73

Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 87-92

January 20

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1) 

Swimming Men @ Lenoir-Rhyne 86-173

Swimming Women @ Lenoir-Rhyne 151-107

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 65-47

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 61-90

January 21

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2) 

January 24

Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.

January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)

January 27

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

January 31

Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.

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