Event: Lacrosse - Hollins at Salem College (Winston-Salem, NC)
The lead: The Hollins lacrosse team looked to run their mid-season win streak to three in a row when they traveled to take on Salem College. The Green and Gold used a 6-0 run to start the game as they took control early and cruised to the win.
The result: Hollins 18-5
How it happened: A 6-0 run in the game's first five minutes gave Hollins a big early lead. Salem would break the run and looked to find a rhythm on the offensive end of the field. Despite five scores by the home team, Hollins dominated the first half, 28-7 shot advantage, and took a 13-5 lead into the break. The Hollins defense would stop the Spirits on each of their five, second half, shots en route to their largest margin of victory since 2011.
- Allie Helmbrecht scored 10 goals to go with a pair of assists. The senior came into the game with 31 goals, 58th nationally
- After three goals, Madi Szurley is now second on the team with 10 scores
- Emma Wilson made seven saves in picking up her third straight win in net
- The current three game win streak is the most for Hollins since April 16, 2011
- Teia Horton and Hope Morrison each scored twice for the Spirits
- Hannah Ostuland recorded 21 saves in goal
- Salem was out-shot 39-12 and committed 20 turnovers
What's next: Hollins will take it's three game win streak to Sweet Briar for a matchup with their arch rivals on Wednesday afternoon.