Meredith Wins 2015 USA South Lacrosse Title

Meredith Wins 2015 USA South Lacrosse Title

(ROCKY MOUNT, N.C.) - The 2015 USA South Lacrosse Tournament has concluded at the Rocky Mount Sports Complex in Rocky Mount, N.C. Second-seeded Meredith captured its second consecutive championship by defeating top-seeded Piedmont, 10-7.

The Avenging Angels jumped out to an early 2-0 lead but the Lions clawed back with three straight goals to take a 3-2 lead. The two teams traded scores and Meredith took a 6-5 lead into the half. In the second half, the Avenging Angels scored three goals in a ten-minute time span to grab a 10-6 lead which was good enough for the win.

Meredith's Carlee Joseph led all players with four goals. Her teammate, Danielle Lee tallied three points on two goals and one assist with a game-high three ground balls and a team-best three draw controls. For her efforts, Lee was named the tournament's Most Valuable Player. For the Lions, Maggie McDaniel led the way with four points on two goals and two assists.

ALL-TOURNAMENT TEAM

Attack
Carlee Joseph, Meredith
McKynsey Douglas, Piedmont
Nadya Fedun, Greensboro

Midfielder
Danielle Lee, Meredith (MVP)
Maggie McDaniel, Piedmont
Cahner Manns, Piedmont
Victoria Doyle, Meredith
Kirstin Norris, Greensboro

Defense
Jenine Brideau, Piedmont
Bianca Otey, Ferrum
Alyssa Codispoti, Meredith

Goalkeeper
Amanda Cheney, Ferrum

Tournament Website
Tournament Bracket
Rocky Mount, NC Information


Women's Lacrosse Tournament Schedule - all games played in Rocky Mount, NC

Semifinals - Friday, April 17
#4 Ferrum - 10   #1 Piedmont - 11
#3 Greensboro - 19   #2 Meredith - 20

Finals - Saturday, April 18
#2 Meredith - 10   #1 Piedmont - 7

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