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Women’s Lacrosse Sweeps Trip with 22-5 Win

For Immediate Release – Westminster Lacrosse
Westminster Griffins LacrosseHILTON HEAD, S.C. – The Westminster women’s lacrosse team completed a sweep of their two-game road swing by defeating Wentworth Institute of Technology, 22-5, on Tuesday afternoon.
Westminster improves to 3-2 overall this season with the win.
Maggie HerrNeckar led Westminster with six goals in the win and she also tallied a pair of assists. Morgan Bakarich added three goals and three assists while Abby Sebastian finished with one goal and three assists. Katie Adams, Maddie Haynes, and Kira Heiden scored three goals apiece.
Makenzie Hekking earned the win in cage by making seven saves.
“The team played hard though the entire game,” Westminster head coach Niki Harding said of her team’s effort. “They kept their composure and were able to get another great win on the road.”
The Griffins will now play four of their final five games at home. The first of that span comes on March 20 when they welcome Brigham Young to Dumke Field at 5:30 p.m. (MT).
Westminster is a nationally recognized, comprehensive liberal arts college. With a broad array of graduate and undergraduate programs, Westminster is distinguished by its unique environment for learning. Westminster prepares students for success through active and engaged learning, real world experiences and its vibrant campus community. Westminster’s unique location, adjacent to the Rocky Mountains and to the dynamic city of Salt Lake, further enriches the college experience. For more information, visit or follow WestminsterSLC on Twitter.

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