TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 5/15/13
Jenna Kerr collected three goals and two assists while Taylor Hensh added three goals and an assist as Marriotts Ridge defeated arch-rival Mt. Hebron, 11-8, tonight to claim the Class 3A-2A South Regional championship in Maryland public girls’ lacrosse.
The Mustangs (16-1), ranked No. 8 by TopLaxRecruits.com, advance to the state semifinals to play Queen Anne’s (16-0-1) on Friday or Saturday at Annapolis High School.
Marissa Davey added three goals and Rachel Ortell made seven saves for Marriotts Ridge, which needed four overtimes to defeat the No. 9 Vikings (14-3) in the regular season. Last year, Mt. Hebron eliminated the Mustangs in the regional final.
Jamie Schwartz paced the Vikings with three goals and Jen Giles had two goals and an assist. Vikings senior goalie Madison Fisher had seven saves.
Marriotts Ridge broke open a 3-3 game with a 6-0 run late in the first half and early in the second half. The Vikes did draw within 10-8 on a goal by Tianna Wallpher with 7:42 to go. But the Marriotts Ridge defense then stiffened.
Marriotts Ridge 11, Mt. Hebron 8
MRHS Goals: Kerr 3, Davey 3, Hensh 3, Alexis, Stukenberg 1
MRHS Assists: Kerr 2, Davey, Zadjura, Stukenberg, Hensh
Mt. Hebron Goals: Schwartz 3, Giles 2, Jordan, Doherty, Tianna Wallpher
Hebron Assists: Steinmuller, Giles
MRHS Saves: Ortell 7
Hebron Saves: Fisher 7
Score at Half: MRHS 5, Hebron 3
Fallston 18, Havre de Grace 8
Caroline English scored four goals to lead Fallston (10-7) to the South Region title. The Cougars will face Easton (East) in the semifinals.
Goals HDG – McCormick 2, Stump 2, Dean, C. Thompson, K. Thompson, Cypher F – English 4, Mozingo 3, K. Reilly 3, Barile 3, Shock 3, Summers, Gasior
Assists HDG – Dean, Johnson F – Gasior, M. Rielly
Saves – HDG – Tanniello 7, F – Wright 2 Half – 7 – 7
MD Public semifinal Matchups:
Girls 2A/1A State Semis: Fallston (South) vs. Easton (East). Winters Mill (West) vs. Loch Raven (North)
Girls 3A/2A State Semis are set: Marriotts Ridge (South) vs Queen Anne’s (East). Century (West) vs C.M. Wright (North).
Girls 4A/3A State Semis: Catonsville (South) vs. Broadneck (East). Sherwood (West) vs. Howard (North).