HAMILTON, N.Y.- The Colgate University men's lacrosse team picked up their
first home win of the 2002 season on Tyler's Field with a 14-2 victory over
Colgate opened scoring in just over a minute into play with Peter Watt's
(Wayland, Mass.) unassisted goal at 1:03. Siena answered back with a goal
from Christopher Padden at 3:29.
The Raiders would score twice in the seventh minute of the first period to
put them ahead for the remainder of the game with goals from Gerken,
assisted by Joe Parker (Crofton, Md.), and Chris Michaels (Pennington,
N.J.), assisted by Franke. Michael's goal would prove to be the
Watts finished the game with three goals to match Franke.
Daniel Wolpert scored Siena's only remaining goal at 14:01 in the second.
The Raiders, who improve to 2-2 on the season, will travel to VMI next
Tuesday. Face-off is set for 3:30.