Sacred Heart vs. Colgate
February 25, 2006
The Game Story:
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (02/25/2006)-Colgate University senior midfielder Brian
Robinson (Denver, Colo.) scored a career-high five goals to lead the Raiders
to a 12-10 victory over Sacred Heart in men's lacrosse action on Campus
Field. Colgate improves to 2-0 on the season, while the Pioneers fall to 0-1.

The Pioneers got on board first with a score from Matthew Robideau just 48
seconds into the game, but Colgate tallied the next four goals to take a 4-2
lead after the first quarter.

Junior Brendan Hurley (West Islip, N.Y.) got things started for Colgate at
the 11:25 mark with his first goal of the season. Seniors Reid Diamond
(Boston, Mass.) and Robinson also notched their first goals of the year
during the run, while Rob Ryan (Manhasset, N.Y.) recorded his third.

Sacred Heart fired home a shot with one second left in the first period and
added another tally four minutes into the second stanza to make it a one-goal
game, 4-3. The Raiders responded right away with three unanswered goals,
including two from Robinson, to head into halftime up 7-4.

The Pioneers' Peter Greco and Kiel Adams came out of the break on fire,
scoring a combined four unanswered goals to give Sacred Heart its first lead
since they were up 1-0.

Coming into the fourth quarter trailing by a goal, Robinson and Hurley paired
up for a score just 54 seconds into the final frame to tie the score at
eight. Three minutes later it was Hurley feeding senior Robert Trasolini (New
Hyde Park, N.Y.) for a man-up goal and a 9-8 advantage.

Sacred Heart responded with a man-up goal of their own three minutes later at
8:47, but it was all Raiders down the stretch as Hurley and Robinson hooked
up again 24 seconds later to give Colgate the lead for good.

Hurley finished with a goal and a game-high four assists for the Riaders.

Less than a minute later sophomore Trevor Marticke (Hudson, Ohio) gave
Colgate a two-goal cushion with an unassisted tally. Freshman Nick Monastero
(Bohemia, N.Y.) rounded out the Raider scoring with three ticks on the clock
with an assist from Trasolini.

Sophomore Matt Lalli (Princeton Junction, N.J.) added a goal and an assist
and seven ground balls, while senior Mark Nemith (Albany, N.Y.) picked up a
game-high nine groundballs.

Senior goaltender Andrew Jarolimek (Silverthorne, Colo.) made 11 saves and
grabbed two groundballs in the win. Colgate outshot the Pioneers 44-41 and
won the groundball battle 47-40.

Greco led the Pioneers with three goals and an assist, while goaltender
Thomas Hind made 15 stops in the cage.

The Raiders return to action on March 4, at No. 20 Denver. Faceoff is set for
11:30 a.m. Eastern time.