| The Oneonta State men's lacrosse team scored 14 unanswered goals
including nine in the opening quarter en route to a 17-4 run away victory
against the University of Scranton this afternoon. The Red Dragons (2-3)
were led by senior Dan Bakke (Floral Park, NY/Floral Park) and junior
Chad Wagoner (Chittenango, NY/Chittenango) who each registered five
points. Four different players scored goals for the Royals (0-5) who
managed only 17 shots in the game.
Bakke scored his three goals and had one of his assists in the
opening quarter while the Red Dragons' defense held the Royals without a
shot during the opening 15 minutes of play. Senior Ryan Henry (West
Babylon, NY/West Babylon) scored three goals as well while adding an
assist in the game, as the Red Dragons took a 10-0 lead into halftime.
The Royals registered its first goal of the game at the 4:31 mark
of the third quarter and scored the first goal of the fourth quarter to
make the score 14-2 in favor of the hosts. Freshman Dan Stallone (S.
Plainfield, NJ/St. Joseph Metuchen) took a pass from sophomore Todd
Cuccia (Larchmont, NY/Iona Prep) and one-timed it by Oneonta goalie Mike
Louer (Islip, NY/Islip). The final three goals for the visitors were
scored by, senior Dennis Mahon (Medford, NJ/St. Joseph's Prep), junior
Jonathan Sutter (Media, PA/Penncrest) and freshman Salvatore Peretore
The Red Dragons will be back in action this Sunday when they
ttravel to the US Merchant Marine Academy for a game beginning at 1:00