Cortland State vs. Clarkson
March 22, 2006
The Game Story:
CORTLAND, N.Y. ? Eleven different players scored goals as the nationally
seventh-ranked Cortland men?s lacrosse team raced out to a 12-0 first-half
lead en route to an 18-3 victory over Clarkson Wednesday afternoon at the
SUNY Cortland Stadium Complex. With the win, the Red Dragons improved to
3-1, while the Golden Knights fell to 1-3.

Junior Mike Felice (Baldwinsville/C.W. Baker) led the Cortland offense with
two goals and two assists. Senior Matt O?Connell (Camillus/West Genesee) and
sophomore Ryan Heath (Baldwinsville/C.W. Baker) recorded two goals and one
assist each, and seniors Kyle Lambert (Brentwood), Brian Atkins (Adams/South
Jefferson), Tim Castoro (South Huntington/Walt Whitman) and junior Tony
Ventiquattro (Deferiet/Carthage) each scored twice. Senior Ben Gaebel
(Deferiet/Carthage) started in goal, making two saves and allowing one goal
in 36:30.

Freshman Greg Gibbons (Baldwinsville/C.W. Baker) scored a goal and added an
assist for Clarkson. Senior Bryan Johnson (Newark) and freshman Brian Hoey
(Auburn) recorded one goal each, while freshman Corey Reinhart
(Albany/Colonie) collected an assist. Sophomore Greg Lamb
(Baldwinsville/C.W. Baker) started in the cage and made five saves in 21:34
before giving way to freshman Eric Wolery (Cincinnati, OH/LaKota West), who
stopped eight shots in 38:26.

The Red Dragons led 6-0 after the opening quarter and stretched the lead to
12-0 before Johnson netted a man-up goal right before halftime for Clarkson.
Cortland scored all three goals in the third quarter for a 15-1 lead and
outscored the Golden Knights, 3-2, in the final quarter for the 18-3 score.

Cortland outshot Clarkson, 59-11, held a 72-27 advantage in ground balls and
won 21-of-25 faceoffs. Each team scored two man-up goals