ATLANTA - The Sewanee women's lacrosse team opened the 2019 season Saturday with a 19-0 shutout of Oglethorpe.
INSIDE THE MATCHUP
Final Score: Sewanee (1-0, 1-0) 19, Oglethorpe (1-1, 0-1) 0
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HOW IT HAPPENED
-Sewanee started the game with a 6-0 lead in the first 6:11 of the contest.
-Scoring two goals with a man down due to penalties, the Tigers led 13-0 at the break.
-Sewanee, as a team posted a 13-of-16 day in clear attempts.
OGLETHORPE KEY STATISTICS
-Jalina Rodriguez forced two turnovers for OU.
Sewanee will next play a day-night doubleheader in two different cities. The Tigers will travel to Birmingham to face the Panthers of Birmingham-Southern Sunday afternoon before wrapping up the day in Montgomery against Huntingdon.