January 15, 2013
The MacMurray College Highlanders entered Tuesday's match up against Principia College currently standing at 2-4 in the conference. Principia College came in the contest dropping 7 straight with a 1-8 mark, and winless in the conference. The game was a defensive grudge match from start to finish. Both teams went with zone defense often, forcing turnovers and making it difficult to score. MacMurray held a slight edge going into the half. Late in the second half though they were able to pull away due to key offensive contributions from Gabrielle Douglas, Kelsey Anderson, and Amy Radford. With the win the team moves to 3-4 in the conference and 5-8 on the season. The Highlanders will meet conference opponent Spalding University in a home contest on Thursday January 17th at 6pm.