Final Score: Michigan 18, St. Bonaventure 6
Records: St. Bonaventure (0-1) | Michigan (1-2)
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – The Michigan Wolverines scored 10 of the game's first 11 goals en route to an 18-6 victory over St. Bonaventure in the Bonnies' season opener on Saturday afternoon.
The Wolverines got things going only 35 seconds into the game when Anna Schueler scored unassisted. After that, Michigan would tack on two more goals before Scarlett Jaworski added the Bonnies' first goal of the season.
The Wolverines would then record six unanswered tallies before LeighAnn Stauffer found the back of the net on an assist from Mikayla Place. With three seconds remaining in the first half, Scarlett Jaworski scored on a free position shot to make the score 11-3 in favor of Michigan.
Michigan would score the first four goals of the second half.
Then, on another free position shot, redshirt freshman Rachel Perla scored her first career goal, making the score 15-4.
Place and Perla beat Michigan goalkeeper Kat Geffen for the other two Bona goals. Perla and sophomore Scarlett Jaworski finished two goals for the Brown and White. For the Bonnies, the freshman goalkeeping tandem of Morgan Conroy and Kerrigan Cummings recorded a combined 18 saves with Conroy taking the loss.
Up next, the Bonnies will remain on the road and head to Mount St. Mary's for a noon matchup at Mount St. Mary's on March 4.