Dragons fly past Ohio Valley 15-4

Maddy Batley had 5 goals in Tiffin's 15-4 win over Ohio Valley.
Maddy Batley had 5 goals in Tiffin's 15-4 win over Ohio Valley.

Tiffin University (6-5, 2-0 G-MAC) had little trouble with Ohio Valley, as the Dragons outraced the Fighting Scots 15-4.

The Dragons, who have outscored their G-MAC opponents 30-5 so far this season, controlled the tempo throughout the contest. Leading 3-1 with 14:19 left in the first half, the Dragons went on a 6-1 run to finish the half and take a 9-2 lead into halftime.

TU didn't let up in the second half, outscoring the Fighting Scots 6-0 over the first 20 minutes of the second half to expand its lead to 15-2.

The Dragons held a huge 32-13 shot advantage while controlling the ground balls 24-13 and the draw controls 13-8. Tiffin's defense also flexed its muscles, forcing 18 turnovers and allowing only 1 free position shot and 5 total shots on goal.

Elle Hamilton had 5 goals and an assist with 6 ground balls and 3 draws, while Maddy Batley also had 5 goals with 4 draws.

Daniela Carey had a goal and 4 assists, while Amie Morrison also had a goal and 2 assists with 3 caused turnovers. Hannah Casey and Nini Wagner also scored goals, with Wagner also getting 5 draws.

Kat Schneeberger got the win in goal, allowing 2 goals over 49 minutes, while Maeve Gatenbee played 11 minutes, allowing 2 goals and making the lone TU save in the game.