Limestone vs. Dowling
May 27, 2012
The Game Story:
5/27/2012 1:21:00 PM
Foxboro, MA- Vito DeMola's four goals with two assists led the Golden Lions to their first ever Men's Lacrosse Division II National Championship. The No. 4 seeded Dowling (13-2) finished with an 11-10 win over the No. 3 seeded Limestone College Saints (17-2).

The Golden Lions built a 4-0 lead in the first half shuttng the Saints out of the first quarter for the just the second time this season. DeMola opened the scoring with an unnassisted goal in the third minute of play. Brendan Hayes found Michael Brennan who buried it in the net with just over four minutes left in the quarter.

Back to back scores from Tom Cleary and John Amato, both assisted by Hayes, gave DC a 4-0 lead with 6:30 left in the half. The Saints rallied back for three unaswered goals to close out the half behind the Golden Lions by just one (4-3).

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