King's College vs. Desales
March 31, 2007
|Matthew Brancaccio||(3, 4)|
|Dan Thomer||(4, 1)|
|Matthew Kruszeweski||(1, 3)|
|Danny Larkin||(2, 0)|
|Joshua Van Hart||(2, 0)|
|Andrew Ervin||(1, 0)|
|Jim Ramsey||(1, 0)|
|Kevin Thomer||(1, 0)|
|Shane Corley||(0, 1)|
|Jarryd Stamatelos||14 (0.667)|
|Ben Conroy||0 (0.000)|
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|The Game Story:|
|WILKES-BARRE -- Dan Thomer scored four goals to lead nine different scorers as DeSales University posted a 15-11 victory over host King's College in a Middle Atlantic Conference men's lacrosse matchup Saturday at Betzler Fields.|
With the win, DeSales improved to 7-2 overall and 3-1 in the MAC while King's slipped to 1-7 and 1-3 in league play.
King's trailed 7-2 at halftime but battled back to close to within 7-6 midway with 5:05 left in the third period thanks to a pair of goals by T.J. Lyon and scores by Ryan Lachner and Curtis Reinard. DeSales, however, would erupt for four goals in a 2:14 span to build a 11-6 lead entering the final period.
The Bulldogs would score again 1:51 into the fourth quarter to stretch the lead to 12-6, but King's attempted to rally when Lachner scored with 10:52 on the clock. The Bulldogs would then put the game away with three unanswered goals to forge ahead 15-7 with 3:37 left.
The Monarchs would not quit and used a pair of goals by Lachner to cut the gap to 15-9 with 3:00 remaining. Reinard and John Booth added late goals to bring the game to its final margin.
Lyon and Lachner scored four goals each for King's while Reinard added two scores and a pair of assists. Chris Landry distributed three assists to aid the Monarch attack.
Tim Cassi made six saves in goal while Andrew Bartle stopped eight shots.