|SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - Bowdoin first-year midfielder
Chris Eaton scored the unassisted game-winning tally
with :09 second remaining in the first overtime to
lead the men^Òs lacrosse team to a thrilling 14-13
win at Springfield College on Wednesday evening. The
Polar Bears break a three-game skid and improve to
2-3, while Springfield falls to 1-3.
After Springfield^Òs Taylor Brown scored the first
goal of the game at 12:18 in the first period,
Bowdoin went on a 7-2 run, including two of senior
attackman Kyle Courtiss^Ò three goals to put Bowdoin
up by four with 3:23 remaining in the second
quarter. Springfield sophomore attackman Shawn
Cofrin answered with two of his three goals to cut
the Polar Bear lead to 7-6, heading into halftime.
The Pride went on a 6-1 run including three goals by
Brown, as SC took its largest lead of the game,
11-8, with 12:53 remaining in the fourth quarter.
After both teams scored two goals apiece, Bowdoin
scored three unanswered goals, including the
game-tying tally by rookie midfielder Carl Klimpt
with :43 second remaining in regulation, to send the
game into overtime.
Complete stats will be posted on Bowdoin^Òs website