|Jenny Grossmann looks for an open teammate during the team's loss on Wednesday.|
Denison University stayed undefeated in the North Coast Athletic Conference and snapped The College of Wooster women's lacrosse team's win steak in a 14-6 contest on Wednesday.
Denison is now 9-3 overall and 5-0 in the NCAC, while Wooster moved to 10-1 overall and 2-1 in conference play.
Denison point leader Kiely Noonan kept her contribution up with a game-high four goals and two assists. Ashley Boersma carried Wooster with two goals and two assists.
The Big Red went up on Wooster 3-0 within the first five minutes. They scored the game's first seven goals before Megan Healy put Wooster on the board with 13:20 remaining in the first half.
That would be Wooster's only goal in the half, and they trailed 8-1 at halftime.
Wooster came out strong in the second half with back-to-back goals from Boersma and Laura Papp. Boersma was assisted by Grossmann, and Papp's score was a free position shot.
However, Denison answered with two goals of their own before Boersma found Alexa Mellis to make it 10-4.
Denison outshot Wooster 38-18. Wooster capitalized on just 1-of-7 free position shots, while Denison hit 3-of-7 of their own.
Wooster goalkeeper Katie Shideler made 12 saves, while Denison's Hannah Magarian made five.
Denison won 13 draw controls to Wooster's nine. Wooster was 20-of-26 in clears to Denison's 23-of-30.
The Scots travel to Hiram on Saturday and will look to start another winning streak there.