Diplomats Take on Salisbury; Face Haverford on Saturday - Week 6 Game Notes

Diplomats Take on Salisbury; Face Haverford on Saturday - Week 6 Game Notes

Game 9
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
No. 10 F&M vs. No. 3 Salisbury | Salisbury, Md. | 4:00 PM
Series Record: SU Leads 14-6
Streak: F&M +2
Last F&M Victory: 8-4, May 26, 2017
Last SU Victory: 12-10, March 23, 2016

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Game 10
Saturday, April 1, 2017
No. 10 F&M at Haverford | Haverford, Pa. | 12:00 PM
Series Record: F&M Leads 28-5
Streak: F&M +18
Last F&M Victory: 14-3, April 1, 2017
Last HC Victory: 13-11, March 15, 2000

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Series History: F&M heads to Maryland on Wednesday to take on Salisbury for the 21st time. The Diplomats won the previous two meetings, including an 8-4 win last season. F&M travels to Haverford on Saturday to face the Fords for the 34th time and holds a 28-5 record, including wins in the last 18 games.

Milestone Watch: Senior Paige Moriarty is closing in on multiple records. Her 332 points are second with Blake Hargest '10 holding the all-time record at 341. She has 198 goals good for third – Jen Pritchard '09 has school mark at 268 – while here 134 assist ties for third. Hargest leads that category as well with 160 assists.

Danielle Harrington entered the top-10 in program history, coming in at ninth with 369 careers saves. Elizabeth Eide '88 leads the category with 732.

Rankings: F&M is ranked 10th in the latest coaches poll. Gettysburg, ranked first, is the only other Centennial school ranked in the top-25. Complete poll.

F&M Last Week: No. 8 Franklin & Marshall downed Swarthmore 16-7 in the Centennial Conference (CC) opener for both teams Saturday afternoon. Complete recap.

Paige Moriarty paced the offense with two scores and three assists, Grace Norley had three goals while Caroline KolvaMaddie HughesNancy Taylor and Juliann Lisovicz all scored two goals for F&M. Ryann Laible and Megan Jackson each had a score and Jane Cote ended with one goal and two assists.

Anya Chopoorian had nine draw controls and Maggie Hanzsche caused two turnovers. Danielle Harrington picked up the win and improved to 6-2 with seven saves in goal.

F&M outshot the Garnet 40-17, held a 20-5 lead in draw controls and went 15-for-15 in clear attempts.

Last Time We Met Salisbury: No. 4 Franklin & Marshall defeated No. 10 Salisbury 8-4 in women's lacrosse action last year on March 26. Complete recap.

Maddie Hughes ended with three goals and one helper while Melissa Judge, Paige Moriarty, Katie Groenke, Hannah Serling and Grace Norley all ended with a score. Gabby Frank had two assists and Judge recorded an assist as well.

Judge came away with four draws and Vanessa Budd picked up two for F&M.

Danielle Harrington turned away 10 stops and improved to 6-1, while Gianna Falcone took the loss with four stops.

Last Time We Met Haverford: Franklin & Marshall scored five straight goals to close out the first half and take firm control on Saturday afternoon, eventually dealing Haverford a 14-3 defeat. Complete recap.

Gabby Frank led the offense with four goals an assist on the day. Paige Moriarty added three assists to her pair of goals, while Maddie Hughes and Grace Norley also tallied two scores each.

Maggie Hanzsche and Rachael Consoli both recorded a pair of caused turnovers to lead the defense, while Sarah Bozzo scooped up three ground balls to pace the Diplomats.

Danielle Harrington (8-1) earned the win for F&M, making four saves in 57 minutes of action, while Rachel Romens (3-4) took the loss for Haverford, giving up 13 goals and making nine saves.