LAKELAND, Fla. – The West Virginia Wesleyan lacrosse team dropped an 18-2 decision today to No. 5 Florida Southern in non-conference action during their spring break tour.
Florida Southern jumped into a 3-0 lead before Darla Quevedo put Wesleyan on the board with an unassisted goal with 23:36 showing on the first-half clock.
Florida Southern scored the next 12 goals of the half for a 15-1 lead at the break.
Wesleyan's lone goal in the second half came with 7:10 left when Kim Lubic scored.
Quevedo had the assist on Lubic's goal.
Wesleyan trailed in shots-on-goal by a 25-4 margin.
Florida Southern was dominant in draw controls as they held a 21-1 advantage.
Wesleyan keeper Alexus Bonner made seven saves.
Florida Southern improved to 6-2.
Wesleyan dropped to 1-2.
They will return to action tomorrow as they face Coker at 4 p.m.