Calvin Women's Lacrosse Picks Up 18-10 Win at Olivet

Calvin Women's Lacrosse Picks Up 18-10 Win at Olivet

OLIVET - Calvin improved to 5-4 on the year and to 2-1 in league play with an 18-10 conference victory at Olivet Tuesday night.

Calvin led 9-5 at halftime and then outscored the host Comets by the same margin in the second half.

The Knights were led in scoring by junior Karissa Reed (Greenville/Greenville HS) with five goals while freshman Audrey Grabowski (East Grand Rapids/East Grand Rapids HS) had four. Junior Nikita Blaauwendraat (Princeport, Nova Scotia/Cobequid Educational Centre) had three goals as did senior Michelle Holwerda (Grand Rapids/Grand Rapids Christian HS). Junior Paige Noordyke (Grand Rapids/Grand Rapids Christian HS) also scored for the Knights.

Senior Lauren Spoelstra (Oakdale, NJ/Eastern Christian HS) had four saves in goal for the Knights.

Calvin held a 35-30 shots at goal advantage. The Knights were also credited with 20 ground balls led by Reed who scooped up nine.

Calvin is set to return to action on Saturday when it hosts Trine University at 4:30 p.m.