Men's Lacrosse Falls to Umass. Dartmouth

Men's Lacrosse Falls to Umass. Dartmouth

SCORE: Wheaton 7 - UMass. Dartmouth 12

RECORDS: Wheaton (3-2, 0-0 NEWMAC) - UMass. Dartmouth(1-3, 0-0 LEC)

LOCATION: Dartmouth, Mass. ( Cressy Field)

THE RUNDOWN:

  • The Wheaton College men's lacrosse team was led by Alec Morin and Shane Ross who both found the back of the net twice. Alex Berg, Mike Abramo and Lou Mainella each contributed one apiece in the Lyons loss. 

  • Troy Sliney recoreded a game high of 13 ground balls while Mainella picked up five ground balls and one assists. 

  • The Umass. Dartmouth Corsairs was led by Jeff Wenzel who netted a game high seven goals, while Mike Rizzo, Kevin Swenson, Sawyer Gibbons, Donovan Prozinski and Tim Jordan all contributed one in the Corsairs win.

  • The first quarter of the game was a fight for the lead with the Lyons scoring two at 9:18 and 7:22 while Umass. Dartmouth found the back of the net three times to make the score 3-2 Corsairs at the end of the first. In the second quarter, Wheaton was able to hold the Corsairs to no goals as they jumped ahead by two by the end of the second. In the end, it wouldn't be enough to stop the Umass. Dartmouth Corsairs as they were able to out shoot the Lyons 6-0 in the final quarter to win the game 12-7. 

  • In net, Chandler Miller came up with 18 saves after seeing 30 shots. 

THE BASICS:

  • Shots: Wheaton 30 / Umass. Dartmouth 39

  • Ground Balls: Wheaton 35 / Umass. Dartmouth 34

  • Clears: Wheaton 15-19 / Umass. Dartmouth 19-20

  • Face-Offs: Wheaton 16-22 / Umass. Dartmouth 6-22

  • Saves: Wheaton 18 / Umass. Dartmouth 13

UP NEXT: Wheaton returns to action on Wednesday, March 11th at 4 PM where they will be traveling to Henniker, NH to take on New England College. VIDEO / LIVE STATS