YOUNG HARRIS, GA.- The Converse Lacrosse team dropped a non-conference contest on the road to Young Harris, 21-6, on Saturday afternoon.
FINAL | Converse 6, Young Harris 21
LOCATION | Young Harris, Ga.
RECORDS | Converse 0-2, Young Harris 1-0
INSIDE THE BOXSCORE
Laura Starkes recorded her second straight hat-trick contest with three goals. Starkes tallied an assist.
HOW IT HAPPENED
Young Harris jumped out on top less than a minute into the contest followed by two more goals to lead 3-0.
The Mountain Lions tallied three more goals to push out to a 6-1 advantage just 10 minutes into the half.
Laura Starkes notched her first goal of the contest to stop the YHC run. YHC continued to push ahead scoring four straight to lead 10-2.
Young Harris moved the game into a running clock scenario scoring three more goals before halftime to lead 13-3.
The Valkyries were unable to get the offense moving to slow the clock as YHC added a goal coming out of the half.
Laura Starkes netted her hat-trick goal with 7:58 remaining in the contest on a free position goal.
Young Harris would end the contest on a four goal run to take the victory 21-6.
The Valkyries will stay on the road to face Tusculum in a non-conference match on Thursday, February 16. Opening draw is at 5pm. Live stats and video will be available for the contest.