Ohio State vs. Wagner
February 23, 2007
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|The Game Story:|
|COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio State men's lacrosse team topped Wagner, 19-1, Friday in a neutral-site game on the Robert Morris campus in Pittsburgh. The Buckeyes are 2-1 on the year, while the game was the season opener for Wagner.|
The Buckeyes return home to host Harvard at noon Sunday at North Turf Field in Columbus.
The Buckeyes jumped out to an 8-0 lead after the first quarter and extended the lead to 13-1 at halftime. Ohio State added three goals in both the third and fourth quarters for the 19-1 final.
Sophomore Joel Dalgarno (Port Coquitlam, British Columbia/Western Reserve (Ohio) had a game-high three assists and four points. Jeff Ryan (So., Syracuse, N.Y./Hobart/West Genesee) and Patrick Hansen (Fr., Annapolis, Md./Salisbury School/St. Mary's) each posted three goals. Doug Ruhnke (So., Norwalk, Conn./Brien McMahon) had four points on two goals and two assists.
Andrew Pace (So., Orchard Park, N.Y./Orchard Park) and Joe Benson (Sr., Baltimore/Johns Hopkins/McDonogh) each had two goals, while Peter Schell (Jr., Columbus, Ohio/Upper Arlington) and Ryan Lowe (Fr., Fairport, N.Y./Fairport) each had two assists.
Steve McKinlay (Jr., Port Coquitlam, British Columbia/Western Reserve (Ohio), Mat Ballay (Jr., The Woodlands, Texas/The Woodlands), Paul Beery (Fr., Hilliard, Ohio/Hilliard Davidson), Jon DeCanio (Sr., Clifton, Va./Robinson/Drexel), Josh Funk (Jr., Poolseville, Md./Poolesville) and Ricky Pages (Jr., East Rockaway, N.Y./Lynbrook) each scored a goal. Jason Lutz (Sr., Carlisle, Pa./Carlisle) added an assist.
March Madness on Demand
Dalgarno is on a 15-game point streak, with multiple points in each game.
Buchanan had his 13-game goal-scoring streak ended in the win vs. Wagner. The streak dated back to March 4, 2006 vs. Hobart. He has an 18-game point streak that began with two games remaining in the 2005 season (May 1, 2005 vs. Fairfield).
Hansen, Pace and Beery all scored their first career goals.