Dickinson vs. Mcdaniel
April 24, 2009
The Game Story:
(Carlisle, Pa.)- The Dickinson College men's lacrosse team suffered a 12-5 setback to visiting McDaniel College in the first night lacrosse game at Biddle Field on Friday night.

The Green Terror opened with a 4-1 lead at the end of the first quarter and pulled in front 7-3 at halftime.

The Terror struck first at the 12:06 mark. Ted Sirvaitis (Greenwich, Conn./Greenwich) scored off a Sam Greenburg (Owings Mills, Md./McDonogh) assist to tie the game.

The Terror went on a 6-0 run before Greenburg scored unassisted and Casey Finkelstein (Owings Mills, Md./McDonogh) scored with an assist from Oliver Thompson (Greenwich, Conn./Bridgeton) to close out the first half.

McDaniel tallied the first four goals of the third quarter to stretch the margin to 11-3. Chris Dodson (Bethesda, Md./Landon) tallied an extra-man goal at the 3:43 mark of the third. Finkelstein tallied his second goal in the fourth quarter.

Senior Russell Matthews (Chestertown, Md./Kent County) made eight saves in goal for the Devils. Pat Curley (Ellicott City, Md./Mt. St. Joseph) won 4-of-7 face-offs while Chip Murray (New Canaan, Conn./New Canaan) won 5-of-9 on the night.

Gibbs Preston led McDaniel (10-5, 4-4) with four goals. DJ Rickels added three goals while Kenny McHugh stopped eight shots in the cage.

The Red Devils finish 6-8 overall and 2-6 in the Centennial Conference.