April 22 - MIAA Players of the Week
|Apr. 16||Mount Union||19||Adrian||2||Final|
|Apr. 19||Adrian||22||Olivet *||0||Date changed from Saturday, April 20||Final|
|Calvin||10||Saint Mary's (Ind.) *||19||Final|
|Apr. 20||Trine||7||Kalamazoo *||14||Final|
|North Central (Ill.)||13||Calvin||12||Final - OT|
|Apr. 24||Saint Mary's (Ind.)||19||Adrian *||3||Final|
|Apr. 25||Kalamazoo||21||Olivet *||1||Final|
|Apr. 26||Saint Mary's (Ind.)||14||Albion *||12||Final|
|Apr. 27||Olivet||2||Alma *||18||Final|
|Kalamazoo||13||Adrian *||12||Final - OT|
Around the MIAA
The Adrian College women’s lacrosse team had a pair of games last week, with vastly different results. The Bulldogs fell to Mount Union, 19-2, on Tuesday before blanking Olivet 22-0 on Friday for senior day. Fifteen different Bulldogs scored against Olivet, four of which scored the first goal of their careers. AC took 51 shots in the game, setting a program record, and finished with 24 caused turnovers, the second-most in a game in program history. The Black and Gold have now secured a winning season for the first time since the 2014 season.
Did not compete.
Calvin defeated rival Hope 7-5 and fell to Saint Mary’s 19-10 and to North Central 13-12 for a 1-2 week. Lauryn Slachter and Genevieve Schneeman hit 100 career goals each. Alyssa Gagnon hit 100 career ground balls, while Ellis Chalfant hit 400 career saves.
Kalamazoo split its games this week with a loss to Albion (11-8) and a road victory over Trine Saturday (14-7). Rachel Madar tallied six goals in each game to bring her season total up to 53. Madar also collected 12 draw controls in the two games and is now one behind the leader in the MIAA. The Hornets will conclude their regular season with home games against Olivet Thursday and Adrian on Saturday.
The Olivet College women's lacrosse team lost a home game to Trine, 22-3, before getting shut out at Adrian, 22-0. The Comets will play their final two games in school history this week.
The Belles took a 19-10 over Calvin in their lone contest of the week. Seven different players scored at least one goal for the balanced offensive attack for Saint Mary's. Bridget Kane tallied four goals, an assist, five draw controls, three caused turnovers, and a ground ball. Erin Doyle added four goals to break her own single-season scoring record with 95 on the year. Liv Heppeler had a career-high six ground balls, and Emily Kraker registered 11 saves in goal and had two ground balls in the win.
The Thunder went split their pair of games during the week. They started by picking up a lopsided victory over host Olivet by the score of 22-3. Sophomore Kristin John (South Bend, Ind.) led the way in the game with four goals and three assists. The team then struggled during a rain-soaked contest against Kalamazoo dropping it 14-7.
2019 MIAA Women's Lacrosse Standings
|GP||Record||Win %||GF||GA||GP||Record||Win %||GF||GA||Last 10||Streak|
|Saint Mary's (Ind.)||8||8-0||1.000||152||48||18||12-6||0.667||299||159||8-2||Lost 1|