Women's Lax Looking to Continue Winning Ways Against #19 Pace on Saturday

The team has split into two lines and players on each side crossing their sticks with the player across from them.

Southern New Hampshire (6-8, 3-7 NE10)
#19 Pace (8-6, 6-4 NE10)
Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 2 p.m.
Penmen Stadium - Hooksett, N.H.



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SERIES: Tied, 2-2
LAST MEETING: #14 Pace 20, SNHU 10 (04/21/18 at Pleasantville, N.Y.)

Last time out: SNHU 23, Saint Michael's 16 (04/17/19 at Colchester, Vt.)
Streak: Won 2

Leading Scorers:
#32 Kristin Wilder, Sr. (51 goals, 10 assists, 61 points)
#2 Alexis Felt, Sr. (38 goals, 12 assists, 50 points)
#5 Kelsey Long, Fr. (32 goals, 15 assists, 47 points)
#24 Merry Harrington, Jr. (28 goals, 11 assists, 39 points)

In Goal:
#40 Hayle Ashford, Fr. (6-6, 15.84 GAA, .406 SV%, 643:53 MIN, 116 SV) 
#25 Leah Olansky, Sr. (0-2, 16.79 GAA, .306 SV%, 121:28 MIN, 15 SV)

Notes: Southern New Hampshire has now won two straight after Wednesday's 23-16 victory at Saint Michael's ... the Penmen, for the second consecutive contest, trailed at halftime, 10-9, but erupted for nine of the first 11 second-half goals to grab the lead for good at 18-12, less than eight minutes in ... senior Kristin Wilder (Framingham, Mass.) exploded for a season-high nine points on eight goals and an assist ... freshman Kelsey Long (Woburn, Mass.) tallied up eight points on five goals and three helpers, in addition to winning nine draw controls ... senior Alexis Felt (Manchester, N.H.) produced seven points with four goals and three assists ... freshman Erin Gorton (Kennebunk, Maine) chimed in with two goals and three assists for five points ... sophomore Dani Tompkins (Derry, N.H.) registered a career-best three points with two goals and an assist ... freshman Hayle Ashford (Atkinson, N.H.) made eight saves for the Penmen .. Pace will be SNHU's eighth opponent this year to be ranked or receiving votes in the IWLCA Division II Poll.

Last time out: #19 Pace 13, #17 Assumption 11 (04/16/19 at Worcester, Mass.)
Streak: Won 4

Leading Scorers:
#13 Emma Rafferty, So. (23 goals, 13 assists, 36 points)
#44 Juliana Marcolini, Sr. (24 goals, 8 assists, 32 points)
#28 Carlyn Mucci, So. (20 goals, 11 assists, 31 points)
#19 Kayla Conway, Fr. (19 goals, 2 assists, 21 points)

In Goal:
#88 Sienna Masullo, Fr. (8-5, 10.80 GAA, .413 SV%, 822:18 MIN, 104 SV)

Notes: Pace, ranked 19th in the latest IWLCA Division II Poll, extended its winning streak to four games Tuesday with a 13-11 road win over Assumption ... with the halftime score even at 6-all, the Setters scored just over two-and-a-half minutes into the second stanza and led the rest of the way ... Assumption would get within 10-9 in the final 10 minutes, but Pace scored three of the final five goals to hold off the hosts ... freshman Kayla Conway scored five goals to pace the Setters ... sophomore Emma Rafferty found the back of the net three times .... classmate Carlyn Mucci registered a goal and an assist, while junior Johnna Leone handing out a pair of helpers ... freshman goalkeeper Sienna Masullo recorded eight saves.