Saint Joseph's vs. Brown
March 10, 2012
The Game Story:
PHILADELPHIA - The Saint Joseph's men's lacrosse team lost to Ivy League opponent Brown, 11-3, on Saturday afternoon at Finnesey Field. Sophomore Billy Annesley won 11 face-off opportunities and netted a goal in the loss.

Sam Hurster led the Bears attack with two goals in the first half as Brown jumped out to a 10-0 lead at half. Brown's George Sherman chipped in on the offensive end with another two goals in the first to help build the solid lead.

It was not until 10:26 left in the third period that the Hawks got on the board with a shot from Johnny Simanski. The following face-off, Annesely won the ball and charged up the middle of the field to score the second goal for SJU just eight seconds later.

Saint Joseph's could not carry the momentum as it scored just one more goal by Ted Hospodar with two minutes remaining in the game.

The Hawks held the advantage in shots, 33-31, and won 11 of the 16 face-offs on the afternoon.

Griffin Ferrigan made 10 saves between the pipes for SJU.

Saint Joseph's will return to action on Tuesday when it hosts Quinnipiac at Finnesey Field. The game is slated to begin at 4:00 p.m.