Saturday, March 24, 2017
No. 8 F&M vs. Swarthmore | Lancaster | 12:00 PM
Series Record: F&M Leads 30-3
Streak: F&M +17
Last F&M Victory: 13-5, March 25, 2017
Last SWAT Victory: 12-11, April 15, 2000
Series History: Franklin & Marshall opens Centennial Conference (CC) action this Saturday, looking to continue a 17-game winning streak against the Garnet.
Last Time We Met Swarthmore: The Diplomats delivered a decisive 13-5 win over the Garnet last season. Full recap.
Paige Moriarty finished with two goals and five assists, Gabby Frank tallied three while Natalie Delinsky and Katie Groenke both finished with a pair of goals. Caroline Kolva came away with five draws while Melissa Judge and Vanessa Budd both finished with four draws each. Danielle Harrington improved to 5-1 with eight saves in net.
F&M Last Week: F&M hit the road for Spring Break, first defeating No. 15 SUNY Cortland in a 9-8 OT victory. Full recap.
The Diplomats then traveled out West, taking down No. 24 St. Mary's (Md.) 13-6 and Occidental 17-8 in the same day. Full recap.
Milestone Watch: Senior Paige Moriarty is closing in on multiple records. Her 327 points are second with Blake Hargest '10 holding the all-time record at 341. She has 196 goals good for third – Jen Pritchard '09 has school mark at 268 – while here 131 assist ties for third. Hargest leads that category as well with 160 assists.
With 18 saves over Spring Break, Danielle Harrington entered the top-10 in program history, coming in at ninth with 362 careers saves. Elizabeth Eide '88 leads the category with 732.