Northwestern 8, Princeton 6

May 15, 2005

EVANSTON, Ill. - The No. 1-ranked Northwestern women's lacrosse team defeated Princeton, 8-6, Sunday afternoon in an NCAA Championship quarterfinal at the Thomas Athletic Complex. The Wildcats now move on to the NCAA semifinal round against Darmouth -- a 13-3 winner over Georgetown today -- a game that will take place Friday night at 6 p.m. (5 p.m. Central) at the Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md. The semifinal winners move on to Sunday's NCAA Championship game at Navy Sunday afternoon.

Score by Half
(8) Princeton (13-5) 2 4 - 6
(1) Northwestern (19-0) 4 4 - 8

Goals
NU: Albrecht 4, Josephs, Kjellman, Munday, McCann.
Princeton: Biles 2, Goldberg 2, Miller, Amo.

Assists
NU: Munday 3, Kjellman.
Princeton: Miller, Biles, Sundheim, Reimers.

Goalkeeper Saves
NU: Gersuk 5
Princeton: Kolodner 6

Shots: NU 22, Princeton 13
Free-Position Goals/Attempts: NU 1/5, Princeton 0/1
Ground Balls: NU 23, Princeton 19
Caused Turnovers: NU 12, Princeton 8
Draw Controls: Princeton 9, NU 7
Fouls: Princeton 24, NU 11

-- Courtesy Northwestern