#11 DePauw Blanked by Ninth-ranked Captains
September 8, 2013
Newport News, Va. - The 11th-ranked Tigers outshot ninth-ranked Christopher Newport, but the Captains converted three times for a 3-0 win over DePauw. The Tigers dropped to 1-3 with, while Christopher Newport improved to 4-0.
The teams battled through an even first half before Belle Tunstall broke through on an assist from Shelby Judkins at 29:39.
Laurn Cheatham made it 2-0 at 41:07 with Tunstall's assist before Tunstall delivered her second score at 53:10 on Allie Hackbarth's assist.
DePauw held a 16-10 edge in shots including 12-8 in shots on goal and the Tigers also led in penalty corner, 9-8.
Maggie Steele turned back five shots in goal for DePauw with Bailey Lien stopping nine shots in recording the shutout for Christopher Newport.
The Tigers begin defense of their North Coast Athletic Conference title when they host Kenyon at 1 p.m. on Saturday, September 14 at Blackstock Stadium.Back