Locklear's Six-Goal Performance Leads Blazers to Victory

Jade Locklear
Jade Locklear

FREDERICK, Md.- Senior Jade Locklear notched six goals to lead the Hood College women's lacrosse team to a 17-4 victory against the Gophers of Goucher.

Inside the Box Score

  • Locklear added five draw controls in addition to her six scores. It as the second straight game that a Blazer scored six goals after Kara Phoubandith scored six times against Lancaster Bible last week.
  • Rachel Slater and Cassidy O'Neill recorded three goals apiece. Slater also dished out three assists and had four draw controls.
  • Nikki Lunn and Phoubandith each scored two goals apiece. Phoubandith had seven draw controls.
  • Samy Brandt scored one goal and caused three turnovers.
  • Rylie Benoit-Nobis made four saves in goal for the Blazers and added two ground balls.

How it Happened

  • Locklear scored for Hood early in the game at the 28:42 mark to give Hood the early advantage.
  • Goucher answered back a few minutes later at 23:20 with a man-down goal by Alyssa Long.
  • Hood then scored seven unanswered goals resulting in an 8-1 lead with 10:25 left in the first half. Lunn, Locklear, and Slater each scored two goals during the run while Phoubandith scored one.
  • A goal from Soleil Gagne with 8:50 left in the half ended the Blazers streak.
  • The Blazers ended the half with three goals from Locklear, and a goal apiece from O'Neill, Phoubandith, and Slater putting the score at 13-2.
  • Brandt capped off the scoring in the second half at the 27:30 mark followed by two O'Neill goals and a final Locklear goal. 

Notes

  • The Gophers had four different scorers in Gabrielle Umstead, Soleil Gagne, Alyssa Long, and Shannon Stull.
  • Umstead added an assist, as well.
  • Bridget Den Boer had 17 saves for Goucher.
  • Hood held a 39-9 shot advantage.

Up Next

Hood hosts Delaware Valley on Tuesday, March 6 at 4 p.m.