By James Vallone
MURFREESBORO, N.C. -- An eleven goal opening half propelled the Lady Hawks to the 14-8 victory at Chowan, sending the home team to a fifth consecutive loss.
Mia Wiggins got the scoring started 32 seconds into the game with an unassisted goal - the first of two goals for Wiggins on the day.
After the lone Chowan Hawks goal of the first half, the Shorter Lady Hawks responded with five goals – Rojas adding two more, along with Armstrong, Pranciliauskaite, and Shelby Beverly.
Rojas scored three times, after picking up five goals yesterday, to cap off a high scoring weekend for the junior.
Pranciliauskaite scored three times and added an assist, while Armstrong scored a pair and picked up an assist.
Shorter went 2-for-4 on free position shots, while being successful on 7 of 8 clear attempts. The Lady Hawks were also able to control 14 draw controls.
The Shorter defense forced 18 Chowan turnovers while forcing the home defense to contend with 29 shots.
The Lady Hawks are on the road next Sunday at Centre with an 11 am start.