|Worcester, MA: Junior Matt Buecker had six goals and an assist to
lead the Fairfield University Men's Lacrosse team over Holy Cross
14-9 in their season opener today in Worcester, MA.
Holy Cross jumped out to an early 5-1 first quarter lead, but the
Stags showed poise and maturity as they rallied to outscore the
Crusaders 13-5 over the next three frames.
Sophomore Troy Bamann was also impressive on the attack today
with three goals and an assist of his own. Other point scorers in
today's battle included sophomore Rory McCarthy (one goal, one
assist), senior Rob Scipioni (one goal, two assists), senior Shaun
Graham (one goal), junior John Kusak (one goal), sophomore
Garrett Bamann (one assist), sophomore Kevin Finnerty (one
assist), and rookie AJ Califano (one assist).
Junior CJ Kemp was sharp in goal today making 12 saves.
The Stags are back in action next Saturday for the 2002 home
opener against Penn State at 1 pm.