Guilford vs. Goucher
February 17, 2006
The Game Story:
Greensboro, NC -- Junior attackman Dan Flamholz (Baltimore,
MD/Park School) scored four goals and four assists in visiting
Goucher's 16-5 men's lacrosse victory over Guilford Friday in both
team's season opener.
The Gophers (1-0) broke open a 1-1 game midway in the second
half with a 10-1 burst over two periods that gave the guests an 11-2
edge with 10:50 left in the third quarter. Flamholz, junior Bryant
Boucher (North Wales, PA/North Penn) and junior Brent Shea (Fallston,
MD/Fallston) netted two goals apiece during the decisive run.
Guilford's Jarrett Ziegler (Youngsville, NC/Southeast Raleigh)
briefly stopped the spurt with his team-high second goal of the game,
but the Gophers responded with four straight tallies, two by Flamholz,
that made it a 15-3 game with 6:38 to play.
Boucher finished with three goals and an assist for Goucher,
which outshot the Quakers, 43-23. Shea added two goals and one assist.
Junior Mike Zirrolli (Annapolis, MD/Broadneck) twice dent the twine
for the visitors. Freshman Austin Hayes (Elizabethtown,
PA/Elizabethtown) played the first three quarters in goal and made
five of Goucher's nine saves. Junior Jerrod Richardson (Fallston,
MD/Fallston) won 12 of his 24 face-offs and scooped up a game-high
seven ground balls.
Guilford sophomore goalie Andrew Vigne (Concord, MA/Middlesex)
made six of the Quakers' (0-1) nine saves and picked up a team-best
six ground balls in two quarters. Junior Andrew Bond (Littleton,
CO/J.K. Mullen) filled the cage in the second half and made three
stops.
The Quakers return to action Sunday (2/19) against visiting
Catholic at 1:00 p.m. The Gophers visit Virginia Wesleyan Feb. 25 at
1:00 p.m.