Saint Mary's (md) vs. Marymount
March 22, 2006
The Game Story:
St. Mary's City, MD -- Senior attacker Dave Mueller scored four goals
and added three assists in leading the #14 St. Mary's (Md.) men's
lacrosse team to a 17-4 Capital Athletic Conference (CAC) victory
over Marymount On Wednesday afternoon. With the win, the Seahawks
improve to 5-2 overall and 1-1 in the conference while the Saints
fall to 4-4 overall and 0-3 in league action with the loss.

With his fourth goal of the afternoon, Mueller surpassed Andrew
Toussaint (1999-2002) as the school's all-time leading scorer.
Mueller now has at 209 career total points with 111 goals and 98
assists in 53 career games.

The Seahawks opened up a quick 3-0 lead with just two minutes elapsed
in the first period of play. The extended the lead to 7-0 at the end
of the first period and were well on their way to the victory.
Marymount recorded their lone goal of the first half to begin the
second period, but the Seahawks answered with the next three goals in
the period and took a 10-1 lead at halftime.

Sophomore attacker Pat Oliphant (Chatham, NJ/Chatham) recorded his
fourth goal of the afternoon to begin the scoring in the third period
for St. Mary's. After back-to-back goals from the Saints reduced
their deficit to 11-3, the Seahawks reeled off the next five goals of
the contest for a 16-3 lead with just over six minutes remaining in
the contest. The two teams would trade goals in the final minutes of
the contest for the 17-4 final score.

Oliphant led the Seahawks with five goals on the afternoon. Mueller
added his four goals and three assists while senior attacker Pat
Donovan (Arnold, MD/Spaulding) added four goals and two assists,
including the eventual game-winning goal in the second period.
Sophomore midfielder Cyrus Albertson (Chevy Chase, MD/St. John's
College) added two goals and one assist on the afternoon for the
Seahawks.

Freshman attacker Kevin Conklin added a majority of the scoring punch
for the Saints. Conklin scored two goals and added two assists in the
contest. Senior midfielder Joe Lambert added two goals while freshman
attacker Wes Huppenthal chipped in with one assist.

Junior goalkeeper Rich Barr (Salisbury, MD/Worcester Prep) started
and took the win in net for the Seahawks. Barr played the first half
and recorded one save against two total shots. Junior Matt Wiest
(Portland, OR/Oregon Episcopal) played the third period and recorded
five saves with two goals against on eight total shots. Sophomore
Justin Woodford (Lutherville, MD/Dulaney) played the fourth period in
goal and recorded three saves with one goal against on five total
shots.

Sophomore goalkeeper Alex Hammer started and took the loss for the
Saints. Hammer was one of three goalkeepers played by Marymount in
the contest and allowed 11 goals while recording nine saves against
28 total shots.

The Seahawks will return to action on Saturday, March 25, when they
host #16 Tufts in a non-conference contest. The game is scheduled to
begin at 11:00 a.m.