W&L MEN'S LACROSSE FALLS TO ROANOKE, 16-9, IN ODAC TOURNAMENT SEMIFINALS

SALEM, Va. – Top-seeded and third-ranked Roanoke outscored fourth-seeded Washington and Lee, 6-0, in the fourth period en route to a 16-9 victory over the Generals in the ODAC men's lacrosse tournament semifinals on Wednesday afternoon in Salem, Va.

The Generals trailed 10-9 heading into the final period and began the quarter with an extra-man opportunity, but the Maroons (12-2) killed off the advantage and then junior attacker Jon Mason scored off an assist from senior midfielder Chris Keating to increase their lead to 11-9 just 1:20 into the quarter. Roanoke then tallied two goals in a span of 30 seconds to push its' advantage to 13-9 with 10:23 remaining en route to the seven-goal win.

The Maroons led 5-2 with 4:51 left in the second quarter on the strength of two goals each from Keating and sophomore attacker Zack Thomas. However, W&L pulled to within 5-3 on an unassisted tally by freshman midfielder Harry St. John (Essex Falls, N.J./West Essex) at the 2:50 mark, which started a five-goal barrage from the two teams in a span of 1:08. Generals' freshman midfielder Seldon Clarke (Short Hills, N.J./Delbarton) capped the spurt with an unassisted tally with 1:42 left in the quarter to tie the game at 6-6 heading into halftime.

Roanoke notched four of the first five goals in the third period, including a goal and an assist by Keating, to take a 10-7 lead with 3:54 left, but W&L got man-up goals by sophomore attacker Will Englehart (Cockeysville, Md./Dulaney) and junior midfielder Jim Ryan (Virginia Beach, Va./Norfolk Academy) to cut the deficit to 10-9 heading into the final period.

The Generals were led by sophomore attacker Ned Rider (Manakin-Sabot, Va./Collegiate), who scored two goals. Clarke, St. John, Ryan and freshman attacker Tim Skeen (Baltimore, Md./Towson) all finished with one goal and one assist, while junior goalkeeper Chris Lalli (Cranbury, N.J./Princeton) played all 60 minutes and made 10 saves.

For the Maroons, Keating finished with three goals and two assists, while Mason and Thomas each had three goals and one assist. Senior Matt Madalon also played the entire game between the pipes and stopped four shots.

With the loss, Washington and Lee finished its' season with a 7-6 record. Roanoke moves on and will host second-seeded and fourth-ranked Lynchburg in the ODAC Championship game this weekend.

TEAM 1 2 3 4 OT OT OT TOTAL
Roanoke (12-2) 4 2 4 6 -- -- -- 16
Washington and Lee (7-6) 2 4 3 0 -- -- -- 9

SCORING:
W&L GOALS: Ned Rider 2, Jim Ryan 1, Seldon Clarke 1, Harry St. John 1, Tim Skeen 1, Will Englehart 1, Grant Martin 1, Matt Arcati 1.
W&L ASSISTS: Seldon Clarke 1, Clark Finney 1, Jim Ryan 1, Tim Skeen 1, Harry St. John 1.
RC GOALS: Chris Keating 3, Jon Mason 3, Zack Thomas 3, Brendan Moore 2, Scott Pattison 2, Matt Duke 1, Chaz Carlson 1, Richard Fox 1.
RC ASSISTS: Matt Duke 2, Chris Keating 2, Chaz Carlson 1, Andrew Hall 1, Jon Mason 1, Brendan Moore 1, Scott Pattison 1, Zack Thomas 1.

GOALTENDING:
Chris Lalli (W&L) 60:00, 16 GA, 10 Saves
Matt Madalon(RC) 60:00, 9 GA, 4 Saves

TEAM STATS
Shots:
W&L 27, RC 44
Ground Balls: W&L 32, RC 35
Penalty Minutes: W&L 3/2:00, RC 9/7:30
Extra Man: W&L 2-for-9, RC 0-for-3
Faceoffs: W&L 14, RC 13
Clears: W&L 14-of-21, RC 14-of-16

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W&L MEN'S LACROSSE DOWNS RANDOLPH-MACON, 12-7

ASHLAND, Va. -- Freshman midfielder Harry St. John (Essex Falls, N.J./West Essex) scored three goals and assisted on two others to help lead Washington and Lee to a 12-7 win over Randolph-Macon in ODAC men's lacrosse action on Saturday afternoon in Ashland, Va.

Randolph-Macon (5-9, 0-6) jumped out to a 3-1 first quarter lead on the strength of two goals by sophomore attackman Paul Johnsen and a pair of assists by senior midfielder P.C. Johnsen. However, the Generals ended the opening period with three straight goals, including two by St. John, for a 4-3 advantage.

W&L (7-5, 3-3) then assumed control of the game by outscoring the Yellow Jackets 5-0 over the second quarter for a 9-3 lead at the break. After a goal by freshman attackman Tim Skeen (Baltimore, Md./Towson) off a feed from St. John just 3:45 into the third period gave W&L a 10-3 lead, Randolph-Macon made a run by tallying three of the game's next four goals to pull within 11-6 with 12:06 left in the game. However, the Yellow Jackets could get no closer than the five-goal margin.

Skeen and junior midfielder Jim Ryan (Virginia Beach, Va./Norfolk Academy) supplemented St. John's effort with two goals and and one assist each. Junior attackman Grant Martin (Towson, Md./Calvert Hall) notched one goal and one assist, while senior attackman Clark Finney (Baltimore, Md./Gilman) added a pair of assists. Junior Chris Lalli (Cranbury, N.J./Princeton) started in goal and made six saves in 52 minutes of action.

P.C. Johnsen finished with one goal and four assists for R-MC, while Paul Johnsen notched three goals. Sophomore attackman Peter LaPaglia added one goal and one assist, and junior Brian Vierheller posted 14 saves in 40 minutes between the pipes.

Washington and Lee returns to action on Wednesday as it travels to Roanoke College for an ODAC Tournament Semifinal contest. The game time is yet to be determined.

 
TEAM 1 2 3 4 OT OT OT TOTAL
Washington and Lee (7-5, 3-3) 4 5 2 1 -- -- -- 12
Randolph-Macon (5-9, 0-6) 3 0 2 2 -- -- -- 7

SCORING:
W&L GOALS: Harry St. John 3, Jim Ryan 2, Tim Skeen 2, Will Englehart 1, Seth Fishman 1, Grant Martin 1, Ned Rider 1, Max Sandler 1.
W&L ASSISTS: Clark Finney 2, Harry St. John 2, Grant Martin 1, Perrin Monroe 1, Jim Ryan 1, Tim Skeen 1.
R-MC GOALS: Paul Johnsen 3, P.C. Johnsen 1, Peter LaPaglia 1, George Murphy 1, Brandon Norris 1.
R-MC ASSISTS: P.C. Johnsen 4, Reid Baker 1, Peter LaPaglia 1.

GOALTENDING:
Chris Lalli (W&L) 52:00, 6 GA, 6 Saves
Alex Heaton (W&L) 7:00, 1 GA, 3 Saves
Chaz Klaes (W&L) 1:00, 0 GA, 0 Saves
James Schiefer (R-MC) 15:00, 4 GA, 4 Saves
Brian Vierheller (R-MC) 40:00, 8 GA, 14 Saves
Phil Nelson (R-MC) 5:00, 0 GA, 1 Save

TEAM STATS
Shots:
W&L 38, R-MC 23
Ground Balls: W&L 40, R-MC 19
Penalty Minutes: W&L 5/5:30, R-MC 4/3:00
Extra Man: W&L 1-for-4, R-MC 2-for-5
Faceoffs: W&L 15, R-MC 7
Clears: W&L 11-of-13, R-MC 20-of-29

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W&L MEN'S LACROSSE WINS BATTLE OF LEXINGTON, 9-8

LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee junior goalkeeper Chris Lalli (Cranbury, N.J./Princeton) recorded 14 saves, all in the second half, including two in the final seconds, to lift the Generals to a 9-8 win over VMI in the 19th Annual Lee Jackson Lacrosse Classic held at the W&L Turf Field on Tuesday evening.

The Keydets (3-9) climbed back from a 9-5 hole with three straight goals in the final 4:36 to pull within 9-8 in the waning seconds. Sophomore attackman Kevin Hill (Rockville Centre, N.Y./South Side) started the rally with a pair of goals just 28 seconds apart to bring VMI to within 9-7 with 4:08 remaining in the game. Senior midfielder Tony Cavalero (Annandale, Va./Annandale) found the net with 45 seconds remaining to give the Keydets a chance to tie the game. After a W&L turnover with just under 10 seconds remaining, Lalli recorded a save then stopped a point-blank rebound chance as time expired to preserve the win for the Generals.

Lalli was named the W&L recipient of the Worrell-Fallon Award as the game MVP, while Hill received the award for the Keydets.

VMI opened a 4-1 lead with 6:03 left in the first quarter on the strength of one goal and two assists by Hill. However, W&L ended the first half with four straight goals, including a man-up goals by freshman midfielder Harry St. John (Essex Falls, N.J./West Essex) and freshman attackman Tim Skeen (Baltimore, Md./Towson), to take a 5-4 lead at the break.

The Generals (6-5) then scored four of the game's next five goals and Lalli made seven third quarter saves to give W&L its' 9-5 lead in the fourth period.

Skeen led W&L with two goals and two assists, while St. John and sophomore attackman Ned Rider (Manakin-Sabot, Va./Collegiate) scored two goals each. Junior midfielder Jim Ryan (Virginia Beach, Va./Norfolk Academy) added a pair of assists.

Hill paced the Keydets with four goals and two assists, while senior midfielder David Trimble (Oak Hill, Va./Oakton) posted one goal and two assists. Freshman goalkeeper Josh Blechman (Setauket, N.Y./Ward Melville) notched five saves in goal.

Washington and Lee returns to action on Saturday as it travels to Randolph-Macon for a 1:00 pm contest.

 
TEAM 1 2 3 4 OT OT OT TOTAL
Washington and Lee (6-5) 2 3 2 2 -- -- -- 9
VMI (3-9) 4 0 1 3 -- -- -- 8

SCORING:
W&L GOALS: Ned Rider 2, Tim Skeen 2, Harry St. John 2, Peter Goodwin 1, Perrin Monroe 1, James Shanahan 1.
W&L ASSISTS: Jim Ryan 2, Tim Skeen 2.
VMI GOALS: Kevin Hill 4, Tony Cavalero 1, Will Collier 1, Joe Picariello 1, David Trimble 1.
VMI ASSISTS: Kevin Hill 2, David Trimble 2, Will Collier 1, Joe Picariello 1.

GOALTENDING:
Chris Lalli (W&L) 60:00, 8 GA, 14 Saves
Josh Blechman (VMI) 60:00, 9 GA, 5 Saves

TEAM STATS
Shots:
W&L 27, VMI 34
Ground Balls: W&L 38, VMI 33
Penalty Minutes: W&L 5/3:30, VMI 5/5:30
Extra Man: W&L 3-for-5, VMI 2-for-5
Faceoffs: W&L 10, VMI 10
Clears: W&L 11-of-21, VMI 9-of-16

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W&L MEN'S LACROSSE FALLS TO HAMPDEN-SYDNEY, 11-8

LEXINGTON, Va. -- The 17th-ranked Hampden-Sydney men's lacrosse team jumped out to a 4-1 lead early in the second quarter and never looked back in claiming an 11-8 win over Washington and Lee in ODAC action on Saturday afternoon at the W&L Turf Field.

The Tigers broke open a 1-1 game with three straight goals, two of which were assisted by junior midfielder Michael Via (Virginia Beach, Va./Norfolk Academy), for a 4-1 lead with 11:24 left in the second quarter. The Generals (5-5, 2-3) got one back on a short-handed goal by freshman attackman Tim Skeen (Baltimore, Md./Towson) off a feed from junior midfielder Charlie Clarke (Short Hills, N.J./Delbarton) just 30 seconds later, but Hampden-Sydney pushed back to a three-goal lead (5-2) just 49 seconds after that on a goal by junior midfielder William Shell (Alexandria, Va./St. Stephen's) off a feed from senior attackman Vince Smith (Palmyra, Va./St. Anne's-Belfield). Skeen scored again off a feed from Clarke at the 7:41 mark of the second quarter, but H-SC senior attackman Eamon Thornton (Atlanta, Ga./McCallie School) scored on the doorstep with two seconds remaining in the half to give the Tigers a 6-3 lead at the break.

Hampden-Sydney (7-4, 3-2) pushed out to a 9-4 advantage with 7:42 left in the third period, but the Generals recovered with back-to-back goals by freshman midfielder Harry St. John (Essex Falls, N.J./West Essex) and sophomore attackman Ned Rider (Manakin-Sabot, Va./Collegiate) to slice it to a 9-6 game with 4:36 left in the third period. Thornton gave the Tigers a 10-6 lead heading into the fourth period when he scored off a feed from Shell with 35 seconds left in the third period, but the Generals again went on a two-goal run to make the score 10-8 with 8:50 left in the game. However, W&L could get no closer and the Tigers added the capper with 6:59 left in the contest.

Skeen led W&L with four goals, while sophomore attackman Will Englehart (Cockeysville, Md./Dulaney) scored two goals. Rider notched one goal and one assist, while Clarke had two assists. Junior Chris Lalli (Cranbury, N.J./Princeton) stopped four shots in goal.

Hampden-Sydney was paced by junior midfielder Thomas Jennings (Mufreesboro, Tenn./Webb School) and Thornton, who scored three goals each. Via had one goal and three assists, while Smith totaled two goals and one assist. Junior Scott Russell (Darien, Conn./Darien) posted 14 saves in goal.

Washington and Lee returns to action on Tuesday as it hosts VMI for the Lee-Jackson Lacrosse Classic. The game will be played at the W&L Turf Field at 7:30 pm.

 
TEAM 1 2 3 4 OT OT OT TOTAL
Hampden-Sydney (7-4, 3-2) 3 3 4 1 -- -- -- 11
Washington and Lee (5-5, 2-3) 1 2 3 2 -- -- -- 8

SCORING:
W&L GOALS: Tim Skeen 4, Will Englehart 2, Harry St. John 1, Ned Rider 1.
W&L ASSISTS: Charlie Clarke 2, Ned Rider 1.
H-SC GOALS: Thomas Jennings 3, Eamon Thornton 3, Vince Smith 2, Ryan Harrington 1, William Shell 1, Michael Via 1.
H-SC ASSISTS: Michael Via 3, Ryan Harrington 1, William Shell 1, Vince Smith 1.

GOALTENDING:
Chris Lalli (W&L) 60:00, 11 GA, 4 Saves
Scott Russell (H-SC) 60:00, 8 GA, 13 Saves

TEAM STATS
Shots:
W&L 33, H-SC 24
Ground Balls: W&L 41, H-SC 38
Penalty Minutes: W&L 5/4:30, H-SC 5/3:30
Extra Man: W&L 1-for-5, H-SC 1-for-5
Faceoffs: W&L 14, H-SC 7
Clears: W&L 12-of-16, H-SC 22-of-25

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W&L MEN'S LACROSSE DOWNS VIRGINIA WESLEYAN, 11-5

LEXINGTON, Va. -- Freshman midfielder Harry St. John (Essex Falls, N.J./West Essex) scored a career-high four goals and junior goalkeeper Chris Lalli (Cranbury, N.J./Princeton) stopped 15 shots to lead Washington and Lee to an 11-5 win over Virginia Wesleyan in ODAC men's lacrosse action on Saturday afternoon at Wilson Field.

St. John broke a 2-2 tie with 3:50 left in the first quarter as he scored off an assist from freshman attackman Tim Skeen (Baltimore, Md./Towson). The goal was the first in a three-goal run that gave the Generals a 5-2 lead early in the second quarter. The Marlins (8-4, 1-3) countered with a man-up goal by sophomore attackman Brett Morris (Randolph, N.J./Randolph) off an assist from senior attackman Dan Hofmeister (Williamsburg, Va./Hampton Roads) with 6:15 left in the half, but the Generals (8-4, 1-3) ripped off two more goals, including one by St. John, for a 7-3 lead at the break.

Senior midfielder Perrin Monroe (Washington, D.C./Phillips Exeter) scored unassisted 50 seconds into the third period for an 8-3 advantage. The Marlins got on the board again with 13:09 left in the third quarter as sophomore midfielder Drew Smythers (Charlottesville, Va./Albemarle) scored unassisted, but Lalli recorded six saves in the quarter, including several point-blank stops, to keep the Marlins at bay.

Skeen finished with one goal and three assists, while sophomore attackman Ned Rider (Manakin-Sabot, Va./Collegiate) notched two goals. Monroe added one goal and one assist.

Virginia Wesleyan received single goals from five different players, while sophomore goalkeeper Tom Skartsiaris (Lynnbrook, N.Y./Lynnbrook) stopped 12 shots.

Washington and Lee returns to action on Saturday as it hosts Hampden-Sydney for a 1:30 pm contest.

 
TEAM 1 2 3 4 OT OT OT TOTAL
Washington and Lee (5-4, 2-2) 4 3 3 1 -- -- -- 11
Virginia Wesleyan (8-4, 1-3) 2 1 1 1 -- -- -- 5

SCORING:
W&L GOALS: Harry St. John 4, Ned Rider 2, Charlie Clarke 1, Will Englehart 1, Grant Martin 1, Perrin Monroe 1, Tim Skeen 1.
W&L ASSISTS: Tim Skeen 3, Perrin Monroe 1, Jim Ryan 1.
VWC GOALS: Mike Canino 1, Joe Fetsko 1, Drew Langis 1, Brett Morris 1, Drew Smythers 1.
VWC ASSISTS: Scott Gauthier 1, Dan Hofmeister 1.

GOALTENDING:
Chris Lalli (W&L) 60:00, 5 GA, 15 Saves
Tom Skartsiaris (VWC) 60:00, 11 GA, 12 Saves

TEAM STATS
Shots:
W&L 43, VWC 34
Ground Balls: W&L 47, VWC 37
Penalty Minutes: W&L 7/6:30, VWC 2/1:00
Extra Man: W&L 0-for-2, VWC 1-for-7
Faceoffs: W&L 10, VWC 9
Clears: W&L 15-of-19, VWC 17-of-21

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W&L MEN'S LACROSSE DEFEATS GUILFORD, 13-3

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Washington and Lee men's lacrosse team outscored Guilford 9-2 in the second half en route to a 13-3 win over the Quakers in ODAC action on Wednesday afternoon in Greensboro, N.C.

The Generals (4-4, 1-2) led 2-0 after the first period on goals by senior attacker Clark Finney (Baltimore, Md./Gilman) and junior midfielder Charlie Clarke (Short Hills, N.J./Delbarton). Sophomore midfielder Max Sandler (Virginia Beach, Va./Norfolk Academy) assisted on Finney's tally.

W&L then outscored Guilford 6-2 over the second and third periods to push its advantage to 8-2. Freshman midfielder Harry St. John (Essex Falls, N.J./West Essex) and junior attacker Grant Martin (Towson, Md./Calvert Hall) both scored two goals during the run, while freshman attacker Tim Skeen (Baltimore, Md./Towson) notched a goal and an assist.

The Generals tallied the first five goals of the fourth period to increase their lead to 13-
2 with 4:34 left in the quarter, including three goals by sophomore attacker Will Englehart (Cockeysville, Md./Dulaney) and two assists by St. John. Guilford closed out the scoring off a goal by senior midfielder Bryan Borchard with just 2:08 remaining in the contest.

St. John finished with two goals and two assists, while Skeen and Finney both had one goal and two helpers. Junior goalkeeper Chris Lalli (Cranbury, N.J./Princeton) played the first 55:19 and made nine saves, while freshman Alex Heaton (Atlanta, Ga./Lovett) was between the posts for the final 4:41 and stopped one shot.

For Guilford, Borchard and sophomore midfielder FJ Ientile each notched a goal and an assist. Sophomore goalkeeper Andrew Vigne played the entire game and made 11 saves.

The Generals return to the field on Saturday when they host Virginia Wesleyan at 1:30 pm.

TEAM 1 2 3 4 OT OT OT TOTAL
Washington and Lee (4-4, 1-2) 2 2 4 5 -- -- -- 13
Guilford (4-6, 1-2) 0 1 1 1 -- -- -- 3

SCORING:
W&L GOALS: Will Englehart 3, Grant Martin 2, Harry St. John 2, Clark Finney 1, Charlie Clarke 1, Ned Rider 1, Tim Skeen 1, Jim Ryan 1, Lee McLaughlin 1.
W&L ASSISTS: Tim Skeen 2, Harry St. John 2, Clark Finney 2, Max Sandler 1, Matt Arcati 1, Ned Rider 1, Perrin Monroe 1.
GC GOALS: Daniel Orr 1, FJ Ientile 1, Bryan Borchard 1.
GC ASSISTS: FJ Ientile 1, Bryan Borchard 1.

GOALTENDING:
Chris Lalli (W&L) 55:19, 2 GA, 9 Saves
Alex Heaton (W&L) 4:41, 1 GA, 1 Save
Andrew Vigne (GC) 60:00, 13 GA, 11 Saves

TEAM STATS
Shots:
W&L 42, GC 22
Ground Balls: W&L 37, GC 17
Penalty Minutes: W&L 2/1:30, GC 8/5:00
Extra Man: W&L 1-for-8, GC 0-for-2
Faceoffs: W&L 11, GC 8
Clears: W&L 17-of-20, GC 11-of-20

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W&L MEN'S LACROSSE FALLS TO ROANOKE, 16-7

LEXINGTON, Va. -- Fourth-ranked Roanoke outscored Washington and Lee 11-2 over the final 37:42 of the game in posting a 16-7 win over the Generals in ODAC men's lacrosse action on Sunday afternoon at Wilson Field.

W&L knotted the game at 5-5 with 11:58 remaining in the second quarter following an extra-man goal by sophomore attackman Will Englehart (Cockeysville, Md./Dulaney) off an assist from sophomore attackman Ned Rider (Manakin-Sabot, Va./Collegiate). However, successive goals by sophomore midfielder Matt Duke (Westminster, Md./Westminster) and junior attackman Jon Mason (Orangeville, Ontario/Orangeville) gave the Maroons a 7-5 lead with 3:53 left in the half. The Generals (3-4, 0-2) sliced it to a 7-6 game on a goal by junior midfielder Jim Ryan (Virginia Beach, Va./Norfolk Academy) off a feed from freshman midfielder Harry St. John (Essex Falls, N.J./West Essex) just 1:21 later, but the Maroons ended the half with an unassisted tally by senior midfielder Pat Hurley (Amherst, N.Y./Amherst) with 23 seconds remaining in the half for an 8-6 lead at the break.

The Maroons began the second half man-up and converted on a goal by junior attackman Brendan Moore (Columbia, Md./Mt. Hebron) off an assist from senior midfielder Chris Keating (Chatham, N.J./Chatham) just 35 seconds into the third period. From that point, Roanoke outscored the Generals 7-1 over the remainder of the game for the nine-goal victory.

Rider led W&L with two goals and one assist, while Ryan tallied a pair of goals. St. John notched a pair of assists, while junior attackman Grant Martin (Towson, Md./Calvert Hall) added one goal and one assist. Junior Chris Lalli (Cranbury, N.J./Princeton) stopped 11 shots, while allowing 15 goals in nearly 56 minutes in goal. Freshman midfielder Seldon Clarke (Short Hills, N.J./Delbarton) won 19-of-24 faceoffs for the Generals.

Roanoke was paced by Mason, who posted five goals. Keating had two goals and one assist, while Duke and Hurley had two goals each. Senior Matt Madalon (Darien, Conn./Darien) stopped 15 shots in 59 minutes in goal.

Washington and Lee returns to action on Wednesday as it travels to Guilford for a 4:00 pm contest.

TEAM 1 2 3 4 OT OT OT TOTAL
Roanoke (9-2, 4-0) 4 4 5 3 -- -- -- 16
Washington and Lee (3-4, 0-2) 4 2 1 0 -- -- -- 7

SCORING:
W&L GOALS: Ned Rider 2, Jim Ryan 2, Will Englehart 1, Grant Martin 1, Tim Skeen 1.
W&L ASSISTS: Harry St. John 2, Clark Finney 1, Grant Martin 1, Ned Rider 1.
RC GOALS: Jon Mason 5, Matt Duke 2, Pat Hurley 2, Chris Keating 2, Chaz Carlson 1, Richard Fox 1, Brendan Moore 1, Scott Pattison 1, Zack Thomas 1.
RC ASSISTS: Adam Ariosa 1, Chris Keating 1, Brendan Moore 1, Scott Pattison 1, Zack Thomas 1.

GOALTENDING:
Chris Lalli (W&L) 55:36, 15 GA, 11 Saves
Alex Heaton (W&L) 4:24, 1 GA 0 Saves
Matt Madalon (RC) 59:00, 7 GA, 15 Saves
Drew Bowers (RC) 1:00, 0 GA, 0 Saves

TEAM STATS
Shots:
W&L 35, RC 42
Ground Balls: W&L 41, RC 48
Penalty Minutes: W&L 3/3:00, RC 11/8:30
Extra Man: W&L 3-for-11, RC 2-for-3
Faceoffs: W&L 19, RC 6
Clears: W&L 10-of-13, RC 17-of-19

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W&L MEN'S LACROSSE EDGED BY LYNCHBURG, 11-10

LYNCHBURG, Va. – The fourth-ranked Lynchburg men's lacrosse team scored two goals in the final 56 seconds, including the game-winner by senior midfielder Brian Kemper with just five seconds left, to post an 11-10 victory over Washington and Lee in ODAC action on Saturday afternoon in Lynchburg, Va.

The Generals (3-3, 0-1) took a 10-9 lead with 6:03 left in the fourth quarter when junior midfielder Jim Ryan (Virginia Beach, Va./Norfolk Academy) scored off an assist from freshman attacker Tim Skeen (Baltimore, Md./Towson). W&L held the one-goal advantage until Hornets' sophomore attacker Johnny Black scored off a feed from Kemper with 56 seconds left to tie the game at 10-10, setting up Kemper's game-winning goal. W&L freshman midfielder Seldon Clarke (Short Hills, N.J./Delbarton) won the ensuing faceoff and had a chance to tie the game, but his shot bounced high and wide.

W&L led 4-3 after the first period on three goals by Skeen and one by Ryan and carried a 6-5 lead into halftime.

Lynchburg (7-0, 1-0) got a pair of unassisted goals by senior attacker A.J. Tinklepaugh in the third period, sandwiched around a W&L tally by Skeen off an assist from Ryan, to tie the game at 7-7 heading into the fourth quarter.

The Generals grabbed an 8-7 lead just 1:59 into the final period on an unassisted goal by junior goalkeeper Chris Lalli (Cranbury, N.J./Princeton). Lalli threw a length of the field pass and it bounced over Hornets' sophomore goalkeeper Garrett Curran and into the back of the Lynchburg net. W&L increased its lead to 9-7 at the 11:45 mark when junior attacker Grant Martin (Towson, Md./Calvert Hall) scored off a feed from senior attacker Clark Finney (Baltimore, Md./Gilman). However, Lynchburg then tied the game at 9-9 with 7:28 left in the period on a pair of unassisted goals by senior midfielders Scott McAlee and Ryan Quick.

W&L was led by Skeen, who finished with four goals and one assist. Ryan added two goals and an assist, while Lalli played all 60 minutes and made eight saves.

Tinklepaugh led the Hornets with three goals and an assist, while Black notched three markers. Curran also played the entire game and stopped 12 shots.

The Generals return to the field on Sun., Apr. 9 when they host No. 8 Roanoke at 1:30 pm.

TEAM 1 2 3 4 OT OT OT TOTAL
Lynchburg (7-0, 1-0) 3 3 3 4 -- -- -- 11
Washington and Lee (3-3, 0-1) 4 2 1 3 -- -- -- 10

SCORING:
W&L GOALS: Tim Skeen 4, Jim Ryan 2, Harry St. John 1, Ned Rider 1, Grant Martin 1, Chris Lalli 1.
W&L ASSISTS: Seldon Clarke 1, Clarke Finney 1, Jim Ryan 1, Tim Skeen 1, Harry St. John 1.
LC GOALS: A.J. Tinklepaugh 3, Johnny Black 3, Brian Kemper 2, Ryan Cranston 1, Ryan Quick 1, Scott McAlee 1.
LC ASSISTS: Ryan Cranston 1, A.J. Tinklepaugh 1, Brian Kemper 1, Brian McCulloch 1.

GOALTENDING:
Chris Lalli (W&L) 60:00, 11 GA, 8 Saves
Garrett Curran (LC) 60:00, 10 GA, 12 Saves

TEAM STATS
Shots:
W&L 35, LC 29
Ground Balls: W&L 39, LC 26
Penalty Minutes: W&L 4/2:00, LC 4/3:30
Extra Man: W&L 0-for-3, LC 0-for-3
Faceoffs: W&L 16, LC 9
Clears: W&L 11-of-13, LC 16-of-16

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W&L MEN'S LACROSSE DOWNS FRANKLIN & MARSHALL, 12-4

BALTIMORE, Md. – Washington and Lee scored five straight goals over a 10:02 stretch during the second and third periods en route to a 12-4 win over Franklin & Marshall in non-conference men's lacrosse action on Sunday afternoon at Boys' Latin High School in Baltimore, Md.

The Generals (3-2) took a 1-0 lead just 2:33 into the first quarter when junior attacker Grant Martin (Towson, Md./Calvert Hall) scored off an assist from sophomore attacker Ned Rider (Manakin-Sabot, Va./Collegiate). The Diplomats (3-2) tied the game at 1-1 with 1:48 remaining in the opening period on an unassisted goal by freshman midfielder David Steiner. W&L junior midfielder Jim Ryan (Virginia Beach, Va./Norfolk Academy) then notched an unassisted tally just 23 seconds into the second period to give the Generals a 2-1 edge, but F&M knotted the score at 2-2 just 59 seconds later on an unassisted goal by sophomore midfielder Peter Moon.

However, Martin scored his second goal of the game off a feed from freshman attacker Tim Skeen (Baltimore, Md./Towson) at the 9:51 mark of the second period, which began the aforementioned five-goal spurt to extend W&L's advantage to 7-2 with 14:49 left in the third quarter.

F&M freshman attacker Mark Hild scored off a feed from sophomore attacker Bobby Atkins at the 9:45 mark of the third period to cut the deficit to 7-3, but the Generals would scored five of the last six goals of the game, including a pair by Rider, en route to the 12-4 win.

Martin finished with three goals and three assists, while senior midfielder Perrin Monroe (Washington, D.C./Phillips Exeter) notched two goals and picked up 11 ground balls. Rider and Ryan each tallied two goals and one assist. Junior Chris Lalli (Cranbury, N.J./Princeton) and freshman Alex Heaton (Atlanta, Ga./Lovett) combined to make 13 saves between the posts.

Moon led the Diplomats with one goal and one assist, while sophomore goalkeeper Tim Kjeldgaard stopped eight shots.

The Generals return to the field on Saturday when they travel to No. 5 Lynchburg for a 2:00 pm contest.

TEAM 1 2 3 4 OT OT OT TOTAL
Washington and Lee (3-2) 1 5 3 3 -- -- -- 12
Franklin & Marshall (3-2) 1 1 1 1 -- -- -- 4

SCORING:
W&L GOALS: Grant Martin 3, Jim Ryan 2, Harry St. John 2, Perrin Monroe 2, Ned Rider 2, Griffin Bealle 1.
W&L ASSISTS: Tim Skeen 3, Grant Martin 3, Ned Rider 1, Peter Goodwin 1, Jim Ryan 1.
F&M GOALS: David Steiner 1, Peter Moon 1, Mark Hild 1, Cyrus Adams 1.
F&M ASSISTS: Bobby Atkins 1, Peter Moon 1.

GOALTENDING:
Chris Lalli (W&L) 57:37, 3 GA, 13 Saves
Alex Heaton (W&L) 2:23, 1 GA, 0 Saves
Tim Kjeldgaard (F&M) 60:00, 12 GA, 8 Saves

TEAM STATS
Shots:
W&L 29, F&M 27
Ground Balls: W&L 33, F&M 25
Penalty Minutes: W&L 4/2:30, F&M 2/1:00
Extra Man: W&L 2-for-2, F&M 1-for-3
Faceoffs: W&L 12, F&M 7
Clears: W&L 20-of-24, F&M 16-of-20

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W&L MEN'S LACROSSE EDGED BY WASHINGTON, 8-6

LEXINGTON, Va. -- Seventh-ranked Washington College used a three-goal run at the end of the third period and held off a Washington and Lee rally in the fourth period to defeat the Generals, 8-6, on Saturday evening at the W&L Turf Field.

W&L (2-2) trailed just 5-4 early in the third quarter, but the run started with 8:10 left in the period on an unassisted goal by junior attackman Kevin Nolan (Clark, N.J./A.L. Johnson). Senior attackman Sam Lane (Fairfield, Conn./Fairfield) then found rope off an assist from sophomore midfielder Andrew Generazio (Springfield, Va./West Springfield) at the 4:43 mark, and junior midfielder Andrew Ostrusky (Severna Park, Md./Severna Park) scored unassisted at the 1:33 mark to give the Shoremen an 8-4 lead.

The Generals countered in the fourth period as junior midfielder Jim Ryan (Virginia Beach, Va./Norfolk Academy) scored unassisted at the 8:54 mark, and sophomore attackman Ned Rider (Manakin-Sabot, Va./Collegiate) scored off an assist from freshman attackman Tim Skeen (Baltimore, Md./Towson) with 3:44 left.

W&L fired 14 shots in the final period, including several from point blank range in the closing minutes, but Washington senior goalie Kevin Thibadeau (Cheshire, Conn./Avon Old Farms) kept W&L off the board the rest of the way, making five saves in the final period.

W&L was led by Ryan and freshman midfielder Harry St. John (Essex Falls, N.J./West Essex), who each scored two goals. Rider added one goal and one assist, while junior goalkeeper Chris Lalli (Cranbury, N.J./Princeton) notched 14 saves between the pipes.

Lane, Ostrusky and sophomore attackman Chris Read (Baltimore, Md./Boys' Latin) each scored two goals for the Shoremen (4-0). Nolan chipped in one goal and one assist, and Thibadeau finished with 15 saves.

Washington and Lee returns to action next Sunday against Franklin & Marshall at Boys' Latin School in Baltimore, Md.

TEAM 1 2 3 4 OT OT OT TOTAL
Washington College (4-0) 2 3 3 0 -- -- -- 8
Washington and Lee (2-2) 2 1 1 2 -- -- -- 6

SCORING:
W&L GOALS: Jim Ryan 2, Harry St. John 2, Tyler Lenczuk 1, Ned Rider 1.
W&L ASSISTS: Matt Arcati 1, Ned Rider 1, Tim Skeen 1.
WAC GOALS: Sam Lane 2, Andrew Ostrusky 2, Chris Read 2, Tim Kerr 1, Kevin Nolan 1.
WAC ASSISTS: Andrew Generazio 1, Kevin Nolan 1, Casey O'Connor 1.

GOALTENDING:
Chris Lalli (W&L) 60:00, 8 GA, 14 Saves
Kevin Thibadeau (WAC) 60:00, 6 GA, 15 Saves

TEAM STATS
Shots:
W&L 40, WAC 33
Ground Balls: W&L 34, WAC 34
Penalty Minutes: W&L 4/3:00, WAC 4/3:30
Extra Man: W&L 0-for-4, WAC 1-for-4
Faceoffs: W&L 8, WAC 10
Clears: W&L 16-of-22, WAC 18-of-24

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W&L MEN'S LACROSSE REBOUNDS TO DEFEAT NO. 15 ITHACA, 12-4

LEXINGTON, Va. -- Junior attackman Grant Martin (Towson, Md./Calvert Hall) scored three goals and assisted on another in leading Washington and Lee to a 12-4 win over 15th-ranked Ithaca College in men's lacrosse action on Wednesday afternoon at Wilson Field.

The Generals (2-1) jumped out to a 4-0 lead early in the second quarter on the strength of two goals and one assist from Martin. The Bombers (1-1) got on the board with 8:31 left in the first half on an unassisted goal by senior attackman Brandon Geluso (Greenlawn, N.Y./Harborfields), but W&L countered with three more tallies in the final 7:05 of the half for a 7-1 lead at the break.

Geluso started the second half scoring with another unassisted goal, but the Generals responded with three straight markers, including a pair by freshman midfielder Harry St. John (Essex Falls, N.J./West Essex) for a 10-2 lead. Junior goalkeeper Chris Lalli (Cranbury, N.J./Princeton) would make seven saves in the final period to keep the Bombers at bay.

Lalli finished the game with 17 saves, including several spectacular stops, for his best outing of the season. Sophomore attackman Ned Rider (Manakin-Sabot, Va./Collegiate) aided Martin's effort with two goals and one assist, while senior attackman Clark Finney (Baltimore, Md./Gilman) registered three assists.

Ithaca was led by Geluso's two goals. Junior Dennis Butler (Pleasantville, N.Y./Pleasantville) was also tremendous in goal, recording 19 stops.

Washington and Lee returns to action on Saturday as it hosts seventh-ranked Washington College for a 7:00 pm contest at the W&L Turf Field.

TEAM 1 2 3 4 OT OT OT TOTAL
Washington and Lee (2-1) 3 4 4 1 -- -- -- 12
Ithaca (1-1) 0 1 2 1 -- -- -- 4

SCORING:
W&L GOALS: Grant Martin 3, Ned Rider 2, Harry St. John 2, Matt Arcati 1, Will Englehart 1, Peter Goodwin 1, Perrin Monroe 1, Jim Ryan 1.
W&L ASSISTS: Clark Finney 3, Grant Martin 1, Ned Rider 1.
IC GOALS: Brandon Geluso 2, Matt Nelligan 1, Matt Pugliese 1.
IC ASSISTS: Logan Bobzien 1.

GOALTENDING:
Chris Lalli (W&L) 58:14, 3 GA, 17 Saves
Alex Heaton (W&L) 1:46, 1 GA, 0 Saves
Dennis Butler (IC) 60:00, 12 GA, 19 Saves

TEAM STATS
Shots:
W&L 54, IC 32
Ground Balls: W&L 44, IC 42
Penalty Minutes: W&L 3/3:00, IC 6/4:30
Extra Man: W&L 2-for-6, IC 1-for-3
Faceoffs: W&L 13, IC 7
Clears: W&L 20-of-25, IC 17-of-24

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W&L MEN'S LACROSSE FALLS AT NO. 5 GETTYSBURG, 17-2

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Junior midfielder Jared Harriman scored four goals and added two assists to help lead the fifth-ranked Gettysburg men's lacrosse team to a 17-2 win over 17th-ranked Washington and Lee on Saturday afternoon in Gettysburg, Pa.

The Bullets (1-0) led 2-0 after the first period on goal by Harriman off an assist from junior attacker Greg Montgomery and an unassisted tally by junior midfielder Kevin Freehill. Gettysburg increased its lead to 4-0 with 12:58 left in the second period before W&L cut the deficit to 4-1 when junior attacker Grant Martin (Towson, Md./Calvert Hall) scored off an assist from senior midfielder Perrin Monroe (Washington, D.C./Phillips Exeter). However, Gettysburg tallied the next eight goals over a span of 21:25 to take a 12-1 advantage with 4:42 left in the third period.

The Generals tallied its second goal off the game with 3:47 left in the third quarter when junior midfielder Matt Arcati (Lloyd Harbor, N.Y./Cold Spring Harbor) scored off a feed from junior midfielder Jim Ryan (Virginia Beach, Va./Norfolk Academy) to make the score 12-2. The Bullets then netted the final five goals of the contest.

W&L junior goalkeeper Chris Lalli (Cranbury, N.J./Princeton) made nine saves in 45 minutes of action. Freshman Alex Heaton (Atlanta, Ga./Lovett) played the final 15 minutes between the posts and stopped three shots.

Harriman was aided by senior attacker Chase Stewart, who notched three goals and two assists. Junior goalkeeper Pat Vaughan played the opening 48:33 and made five saves, while senior Stuart Brown and freshman Zachary Furshman played the final 11:27 and combined to stop three shots.

The Generals return to the field on Wednesday when they host 11th-ranked Ithaca at 3:30 pm.

TEAM 1 2 3 4 OT OT OT TOTAL
Gettysburg (1-0) 2 7 4 4 -- -- -- 17
Washington and Lee (1-1) 0 1 1 0 -- -- -- 2

SCORING:
W&L GOALS: Grant Martin 1, Matt Arcati 1.
W&L ASSISTS: Perrin Monroe 1, Jim Ryan 1.
GC GOALS: Jared Harriman 4, Chase Stewart 3, Brian Pryor 2, Zach Pucci 2, Greg Montgomery 1, Kevin Freehill 1, Andrew Mavraganis 1, Evan Gallant 1, Chris Renzi 1, Trip Dyer 1.
GC ASSISTS: Jared Harriman 2, Greg Montgomery 2, Chase Stewart 2, Kevin Freehill 1, Evan Gallant 1, Andrew Mavraganis 1, Tom O'Donnell 1.

GOALTENDING:
Chris Lalli (W&L) 45:00, 13 GA, 9 Saves
Alex Heaton (W&L) 15:00, 4 GA, 3 Saves
Pat Vaughn (GC) 48:33, 2 GA, 5 Saves
Zachary Furshman (GC) 4:28, 0 GA, 0 Saves
Stuart Brown (GC) 6:59, 0 GA, 3 Saves

TEAM STATS
Shots:
W&L 23, GC 46
Ground Balls: W&L 16, GC 27
Penalty Minutes: W&L 5/3:30, GC 2/1:00
Extra Man: W&L 0-for-2, GC 4-for-5
Faceoffs: W&L 12, GC 10
Clears: W&L 10-of-14, GC 15-of-15

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W&L MEN'S LAX OPENS SEASON WITH 17-5 WIN OVER YORK

LEXINGTON, Va. -- The 17th-ranked Washington and Lee men's lacrosse team scored seven first quarter goals and never looked back in claiming a 17-5 win over York College in the season-opener for both teams on Saturday afternoon at Wilson Field.

Sophomore attackman Ned Rider (Manakin-Sabot, Va./Collegiate) scored three of his game-high five goals in the first quarter as W&L rode its game-opening momentum to an 11-0 lead at the break.

The Generals (1-0) continue to find the goal in the third period, scoring five goals in the quarter, including two by freshman midfielder Harry St. John (Essex Falls, N.J./West Essex) and two more by sophomore midfielder Tyler Lenczuk (Barrington, Ill./Salisbury). York (0-1) dented the scoreboard with 5:26 left in the third period on an unassisted tally by sophomore midfielder Chris Chapelle (Stevensville, Md./Chesapeake).

W&L was paced by Rider's career-high five goals. St. John notched four goals in his collegiate debut, while freshman attackman Tim Skeen (Baltimore, Md./Towson) tallied one goal and four assists in his first collegiate contest. Junior midfielder Jeff Fuge (Chatham, N.J./Chatham) posted two goals and junior attackman Grant Martin (Towson, Md./Calvert Hall) added one goal and one assist. Junior Chris Lalli (Cranbury, N.J./Princeton) played the first 45 minutes in goal, recording three saves and allowing just one goal. Freshmen Alex Heaton (Atlanta, Ga./Lovett) and Chris Brimsek (Falls Church, Va./Marshall) combined to play the final 15 minutes, making three saves between them.

Chapelle led the Spartans with two goals. Freshman attackman Nate Paschel (Bethel Park, Pa./Bethel Park) posted one goal and one assist. Junior Joe Kenworthy (LaPlata, Md./Severna Park) started in goal, making two saves in the initial 17:24. He was spelled by sophomore Matt Keeler (Morton, Pa./Ridley), who notched 11 saves in the final 42:36.

Washington and Lee returns to action on Saturday as it travels to fifth-ranked Gettysburg for a 1:00 pm contest.

TEAM 1 2 3 4 OT OT OT TOTAL
Washington and Lee (1-0) 7 4 5 1 -- -- -- 17
York (0-1) 0 0 1 4 -- -- - 5

SCORING:
W&L GOALS: Ned Rider 5, Harry St. John 4, Jeff Fuge 2, Tyler Lenczuk 2, Grant Martin 1, Perrin Monroe 1, Jim Ryan 1, Tim Skeen 1.
W&L ASSISTS: Tim Skeen 4, Will Englehart 1, Grant Martin 1, Ryan McGrath 1.
YC GOALS: Chris Chapelle 2, Brenden Hopkins 1, Nate Paschel 1, Tim Sinclair 1.
YC ASSISTS: Josh Papsan 1, Nate Paschel 1.

GOALTENDING:
Chris Lalli (W&L) 45:00 1 GA, 3 Saves
Alex Heaton (W&L) 12:21 3 GA, 2 Saves
Chris Brimsek (W&L) 2:39 1 GA, 1 Save
Joe Kenworthy (YC) 17:24 10 GA, 2 Saves
Matt Keeler (YC) 42:36 7 GA, 11 Saves

TEAM STATS
Shots:
W&L 44, YC 20
Ground Balls: W&L 53, YC 43
Penalty Minutes: W&L 1/0:30, YC 6/4:30
Extra Man: W&L 2-for-6, YC 0-for-1
Faceoffs: W&L 17, YC 9
Clears: W&L 20-of-22, YC 16-of-23

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