SEWANEE, Tenn.—The Birmingham-Southern women's lacrosse team lost on the road to Sewanee, Friday, 19-8.
The Panthers fall to 7-6 overall and 1-3 in the SCAC; Sewanee moves to 9-5 overall and 3-1 in the league.
Sewanee scored the first goal of the game and would never trail, although BSC cut it to 3-2 at the 17:58 mark on a goal from senior Chelsea Van Voorhis. After that, the Tigers scored four straight to lead 7-2 at the half, then four more to open the second half and go up 11-2.
The teams traded goals six times after that point, playing to a 16-8 score with 7:57 left before Sewanee scored the last three goals of the game.
Van Voorhis led the Panthers with four goals, while sophomore Madeline Golden added three. Sophomore Rebecca Klementz also had a goal. Senior goalkeeper Katie Bates led with five ground balls and also recorded 16 saves.