Eagles Boys and Girl’s Varsity Lacrosse teams are both 3-1 in the Mid-Eastern Conference currently putting them in 2nd Place
- Published on Wednesday, 02 April 2014 23:04
- Written by Super User
GIRLS - The Lady Screaming Eagle's Lacrosse team traveled to New Bern on Monday 3/31. Ashley improved to 6-1 Overall/ 5-1 conference. The Eagles spread their offense out between eight players. Senior Peyton LeCompte lead the defensive effort with 4 ground balls, 2 interceptions and 3 takeaways. Natalie Kasdan lead the offense with 5 goals. Final Ashley 19 New Bern 7 HIGHLIGHTS: Natalie Kasdan 5 goals/3 assists; Heather Talton 4 goals/2 assists; Peyton LeCompte 2 goals/4 assists; Penka Heusinkveld 2 goals/2 assists; Abigail Efting 2 goals/1 assist; Ashley Merritt 2 goals/1 assist; Felicity Havens 1 goal/4 assists; Johanna Carenbauer 1 goal. In Goal: Kelsea Meadows 17 SOG/10 Saves.
Ashley is currently ranked 12th in the State of North Carolina with a field of 82 teams reporting. Ashley currently has 2 players ranked in Top10 in the State in points. Peyton LeCompte is ranked 1st with 64 points. Peyton's average is 9.1 points per game with 40 goals and 24 assists. Heather Talton is ranked 6th with 42 points. Heather's average is 6.0 points per game with 23 points and 19 assists. Eagle Goalie, Kelsea Meadows is ranked 4th with a .560 rating. Kelsea has 79 Saves with 141 shots on goal.
The Screaming Eagles will host Topsail on Wednesday 4/2 and travel to Jacksonville on Friday 4/4 with Rose visiting on Wednesday 4/9. Please come out and support Screaming Eagles Lacrosse. Our full schedule can be found online at www.ashleyathletics.org.
BOYS - After a impressive win against New Hanover last week the Eagles suffered their 1st Conference loss of the season on the road at Hoggard last Thursday. After hanging close to the Vikings in the 1st period 5-2, Hoggard was able to pull away to 11-4 by halftime.
After halftime the Eagles outscoring the Vikings 2-0 in the 3rd periord cutting the deficit to 5 goals 11-6. However it would stay there after a 1-1 4th quarter gave Hoggard the win 12-7. HIGHLIGHTS: C. Blackmon 1 goal and 1 assist; Carson Conklin 1 assist; Owen Finnegan 1 goal; F. Stevenson 1 goal and 4 assists; Greg Mayer 1 goal and Michael Colella 3 goals.
The Eagles match against Laney last Friday was canceled due to weather and will be made up this week. The Lacrosse team will be busy this week with games: Thursday at home vs. Anthony Wayne HS at 6:00PM and Friday on the road against South Brunswick starting at 7:15PM.