BABSON PARK, Fla. (February 20, 2021) – The first ever home game for the Webber International University women’s lacrosse team featured a second straight game against a top-10 nationally-ranked opponent for the Warriors. In the end, Webber scored twice for the second game in a row, but fell 25-2 to No. 9 Life University on the Warrior Turf Field.
The first goal for Webber came via a free position shot by Natalie Baumgarten to make the score 16-1 with 21:22 remaining in the second half, and then a goal by Megan Dennis assisted by Baumgarten made it 20-2 with just under 10 minutes remaining.
It was the first-career goal for Dennis, and was the second in two games for Baumgarten, who leads the team with three points in the early going of the season.
The Warriors finished with 10 total shot attempts, including eight shots on goal while defensively, goalkeeper Ashley Bosch finished with 13 saves and had four groundballs.
Kaitlyn Patterson led the Warriors in shot attempts with eight, including six on goal.
The Warriors fell to 0-2 overall on the season and 0-2 in the Mid-South Conference while Life improved to 4-0 and 2-0.
After almost a month off, next up for the Warriors will be their second game this season against No. 3 Keiser University. It will also be Webber’s second of three straight home games on the Warrior Turf Field as the Warriors and Seahawks square off at 4 p.m. on Thursday, March 18