GAFFNEY, SC. – The women's lacrosse team fell to No.13 Limestone.
INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final: Tampa 7 , Limestone 19
Records: Tampa (0-2), Limestone (4-0)
Location: Gaffney, SC.
All-time Series: Tampa is still looking for its first victory against Limestone.
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HOW IT HAPPENED:
- The Saints started the period with four goals in the first ten minutes to get an early lead against the Spartans.
- Senior Amanda Voges scored the first goal of the game for the Spartans, assisted by Natalie Carraway with 18:07 on the board.
- Limestone answered back with a goal to make the score 5-1.
- Voges scored again for Tampa decreasing the deficit to three goals.
- The Saints struck again to make the score 6-2.
- Tampa responded with a goal from Allie Popelar assisted by Voges with 7:20 left of play in the period.
- The Saints offense tacked on two more goals to make the score of the first period 8-3.
- Limestone got on the board quickly with two goals to make to score 10-3.
- Carraway had her first goal of the game with 25:27 on the clock, now only down by six goals.
- Limestone tallied two more goal taking an 12-4 lead with just under 20:00 minutes left in play.
- After another goal from the Limestone, Tampa came back with a goal from Carraway, her second of the game.
- Shortly after with 13:56 on the clock, Voges was assisted by Amanda Rom to make the score 14-6 with Limestone leading.
- At 11:21 Popelar was assisted from Rom to tack on another goal for Tampa.
- Limestone fired back to make the score 19-7.
INSIDE THE STATS:
- Voges had her first Hattrick of the season with three goals and one assist.
- Carraway had two goals.
- Popelar had two goals.
- Amanda Rom had two assists.
- Kristin Frizol had two ground balls and one caused turnover.
- Mackenzie Hackett had eight saves.
BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:
- Senior Amanda Voges is approaching 100 career goals this season with 94 so far. The Bayshosre, N.Y. native will be the first Spartan in program history to reach this milestone.
Tampa returns to action on Sunday February 26th at Converse SC for a 5:00pm start. Live stats will be available through TampaStats.com.
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