Westerville North’s varsity girls lacrosse traveled to Bexley this past Saturday and came away with a 9-8 victory. North led 4-2 at the half but saw their lead slip away in the second half trailing 5-6 midway through the second half. The Warriors buckled down late in the second half and eventually pulled ahead 9-7 with 6:50 remaining. North then maintained possession of the ball for most of the remainder of the contest. Bexley added a late goal with 9 seconds remaining to bring the score to 9-8 in favor of the Warriors.
Emily Garee and Grace Heighway each had 3 goals for the Warriors, Kait Boso added 2 goals and Noel Orioli added 1. Grace Heighway had 2 assists and Ariana Sanabria had 1. Madi Martin in her first Varsity start had 7 saves in goal for the Warriors.
Next up for the Warriors: Senior Night! Monday, May 7 at Home against Wellington.
Goals: Garee-3, Heighway-3, Boso-2, Orioli-1
Assists: Heighway-2, Sanabria-1
Goals: Dressel-2, Cory-2, Rosenthal-1, Katz-1, Heilman-1, Benedict-1