April 6, 2017
Women's Lacrosse Tops Erskine
DUE WEST, S.C. -- Catawba claimed a 15-9 win over host Erskine in women’s lacrosse action on Thursday night at Huggins Field. The Catawba Indians improve to 9-4, while the Flying Fleet fall to 2-11.
Catawba got three goals each from Katie Barth (Baltimore, Md./Sparrows Point), Gianna Pezzulo (Henneker, N.H./Cushing Academy) and Nicolette Salay (Columbus, N.C./N. Burlington Regional) in the win. Pezzulo added four assists and six draw controls.
The Lady Indians never trailed and took the lead for good on Kirstyn Kruse’s (Sagamore Beach, Mass./Williston Northampton Prep) goal at the 24:33 mark of the first half to put Catawba up 2-1. Pezzulo stretched the lead to 5-2 with 19:20 to go and her back-to-back assists to Salay and Crista Clayton (Jacksonville Beach, Fla./Fletcher) had the Lady Indians up 8-4.
Erskine closed within 8-6, but Pezzulo scored to close the half and Catawba posted the opening two goals of the second half to go up 11-6. The Lady Indians matched each Erskine goal the rest of the way.
Catawba returns to league action on Saturday at 7 pm at Brevard.
Volleyball vs. WINSTON-SALEM ST. 7 p.m.
Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 1)
Soccer (W) @ SAC Tournament (Semifinals)
Soccer (M) @ SAC Tournament (Semifinal)
Volleyball @ Queens 7 p.m.
Cross Country @ NCAA II Southeast Regional
Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 2)
Football vs. NEWBERRY 1:30 p.m.
Volleyball @ Wingate 2 p.m.
Soccer (M) @ SAC Tournament (Championship)
Soccer (W) @ SAC Tournament (Championship)
Volleyball vs. COKER 6:30 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. Francis Marion 1 p.m.
Basketball (W) vs. Mount Olive 2 p.m.
Volleyball @ Newberry 11 a.m.
Football vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 1:30 p.m.
Basketball (W) vs. Barton 4:30 p.m.
Basketball (M) @ UNC Pembroke 7 p.m.
Volleyball in SAC Tournament (1st Round)
Basketball (W) @ Fayetteville St. 6 p.m.
Volleyball @ SAC Tournament (Semifinal)
Basketball (M) @ Albany State 7 p.m.
Volleyball @ SAC Tournament (Championship)
Basketball (W) @ Bowie St. 1 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. Montevallo 3 p.m.
Basketball (W) vs. CHOWAN 6 p.m.
Basketball (M) @ Winston-Salem St. 7 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ UNC Wilmington (Exhib.) 4 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ Queens 6 p.m.
Basketball (M) @ Queens 8 p.m.
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