Vmi vs. Wagner
March 10, 2002
|Mike Lipari||(1, 2)|
|Erik Rohrmann||(3, 0)|
|Gabe Mccaig||(0, 2)|
|Brian Niven||(2, 0)|
|Will Simmons||(0, 2)|
|Jeff Krug||(1, 0)|
|Jeffrey Rummell||(1, 0)|
|Brian Ward||13 (0.813)|
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|Mike Lynch||(2, 0)|
|James Servidio||(0, 1)|
|Jason Hassler||(0, 1)|
|Luke Schmidt||(1, 0)|
|Phil Mackenzie||14 (0.636)|
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|The Game Story:|
|LEXINGTON, Va. -- VMI head coach Doug Bartlett won his 100th game at VMI as
the Keydet lacrosse team (1-2) defeated Wagner (1-1) at Patchin Field on
Sunday afternoon by a score of 8-3.
The Keydets took a 2-0 lead in the first quarter with goals from sophomore midfielder Brian Niven (Barrington, Ill./ Barrington) and freshman attackman Erik Rohrman (Ridgefield, Conn./ Ridgefield). Rohrmann's goal was the first of his career.
VMI extended the lead to 5-0 at halftime with three second period goals. They were scored by Niven, Rohrmann and junior midfielder Michael Lipari (Arlington, Va./ Bishop O'Connell).
The Seahawks scored three goals in the third period to get back in the game and cut the VMI lead to four (7-3). Two of the Wagner goals came from senior attackman Mike Lynch. VMI goals were scored by freshmen Jeffrey Rummell (Hudson, Ohio/ Western Reserve) and Jeff Krug (Cockeysville, Md./ Dulaney). Both goals were the first of their respective careers.
Rohrmann scored the only goal of the fourth period to seal the five-goal win for VMI.
The Keydets were led by Rohrmann, who had three goals and Lipari, who had a goal and two assists. Lynch paced the Seahawks with two goals.
VMI junior goalkeeper Brian Ward (Novi, Mich./ Novi) made 13 saves on the afternoon. Wagner's freshman Phil Mackenzie made 13 stops.
Niven won 14 of 15 face-offs for the Keydets on the day.
VMI will host Manhattan College on Saturday at 12 noon. Wagner will host Binghamton next Sunday at 2 p.m.