| LYNCHBURG, VA - The Lynchburg College men's lacrosse team
defeated Greensboro College Tuesday 14-6, out shooting the Pride 60-27.|
The Hornets (6-2) netted five unanswered goals in the first
quarter and never looked back. They added five more in the second to go
into the break with a 10-2 advantage. Greensboro outscored LC in the third
period, 3-1, to pull to within six, but Lynchburg scored three more times in
the fourth to capture the 14-6 victory.
Junior attack Brandon Childs (Baltimore, MD/St. Paul's) led the
way for LC with three goals and an assist. Kevin Reinecke (Crofton,
MD/Arundel) and Paul Venturella (Millersville, MD/Old Mill) each tallied two
goals and one assist. Keeper Nick Braun (Midlothian, VA/Clover Hill) faced
26 Pride shots and had 10 saves on the day, while Paul Velte (Londonderry,
VT/Vermont Academy), who came in for Braun late in the fourth period, turned
away one shot.
For Greensboro (3-4), Matt Perry led the team in scoring with
two goals, while Justin Severson had a goal with an assist. Goalkeeper
Corey Reina made 21 stops.
The Hornets, ranked #17 in the latest DIII poll, will travel to
Lexington, VA Saturday to face ODAC rival Washington and Lee at 1:30 p.m.