Emmitsburg, Md. (September 14, 2019) – Jalana Jade Garcia led the Mountaineers to a big victory converting on six tries in the match. Nine other Mountaineers were able to touch the ball down across the touch line against Ursinus. Strong defense and limited turnovers allowed the Mountaineers to shutout the Bears and secure the victory.
Mount St. Mary's 106, Ursinus 0
Echo Field | Emmitsburg, Md.
Mount St. Mary's 2-0 (1-0 NIRA), Ursinus 0-1
HOW IT HAPPENED
- Tania Wheeler, Victoria Tamayo, and Julie Crochet provided an early spark for the Mountaineers each converting on tries within the first ten minutes of the match.
- Jalana Jade Garcia followed up with a trio of tries to extend the lead to 32-0.
- Izzy Durkin and Hannah Rojas-Rhodes each got in on the action with tries just before halftime.
- Madeleine Herringa, Lilli Heineman, Nancy Ayu Ryan, and Jenna Lewaren each scored in the second half to increase the lead for the Mountaineers.
- The Mountaineers made seven conversion kicks in the victory.
WHAT'S UP NEXT
The Mountaineers will travel to Charlotte, North Carolina for their first road match of the year against Queens College on Saturday, September 21st at 12 p.m.