|U.S.A.F. ACADEMY, Colo.- The Air Force lacrosse team defeated Siena College, 8-6, in a snowy Saturday
game on the Air Force turf field. The Falcons improved to 1-2 this season in one of the team's three remaining
Air Force began the first period with two goals from junior Greg Dangler. Siena answered with 3:38 left in the
first, followed by a late Falcon goal from junior Dave Brown to give Air Force a 3-1 lead after the first.
The Falcons opened up the second period with a goal form freshman John Smith at the 14:39 mark. Siena
answered with two goals within three minutes to bring the score to 4-3. Senior Eric Lederer and sophomore
John French each scored to bring the Falcons out to a 6-3 lead just before another Siena goal with 5:13 left in
The Saints scored the first goal of the second half at the 12:50 mark. Senior Kyle Warf scored answered with the
only goal of the third period for Air Force to bring the score to 7-5. Lederer netted the final Falcon goal of the
game with 10:10 left in the fourth, followed by a Siena goal for the Air Force win over the Saints, 8-6.
The Falcons return to action Saturday, March 8, when they travel to West Point, N.Y., to face inter-service rivals