Balanced attack propels Lock Haven
Fisher and Johnson combine for eight goals for the Lady Eagles
LOCK HAVEN, Pa. – Elyse Fisher scored five goals, Kayleigh Johnson tallied eight points and the Lady Eagles offense surged late as No. 10 Lock Haven (7-4, 5-1 PSAC) earned a thrilling 14-11 win against Gannon (7-5, 5-2 PSAC) in a crucial PSAC matchup.
Fisher led Lock Haven with five goals which give her a team-high 33 on the season.
Johnson netted the hat trick and dished out five assists for the eight-point outing.
Julie Moran added two goals and Chelsea Borrino scored one goal to go along with two assists.
Emily Cilla, Gwen Buss and Rachel Ward all scored for The Haven.
Lock Haven was in command at half, leading 7-3, but Gannon opened the second half on a roll, netting the first three goals of the second period.
With 17:48 to play it was 8-8, but The Haven offense slowly pulled away from the Golden Knights to earn the important PSAC win.
Heather Sacko made six saves on the way to the victory.
Jackie Macone led Lock Haven on defense. She had two ground balls and two caused turnovers.
The Lady Eagles defense forced nine Gannon turnovers, which was a huge key for LHU.