Saint Mary's (md) vs. Western Maryland
March 23, 2002
The Game Story:
St. Mary's City, Md. - Senior attack Tom Brown (Laurel, MD/Hammond) scored seven goals and added one assist and junior attack Joe Ellis (Columbia, MD/Oakland Mills) scored four goals and added three assists in leading the 12-th ranked Green Terror of Western Maryland College to a 15-7 victory over St. Mary's (MD) on Saturday afternoon.

The Seahawks opened the game's scoring on an extra man advantage. Freshman attack Kevin Whalen (Bethesda, MD/Georgetown Prep) scored off an assist from freshman midfielder Ryan McCauley (Crofton, MD/Arundel) just 1:29 into the contest. That would be the only lead of the contest for the Seahawks. The Green Terror (6-0) would score the next ten goals of the half, five by Brown, four by Ellis, and one by sophomore attack Justin Merson (New Windsor, MD/Francis Scott Key) for a 10-1 lead at halftime.

Western Maryland did not let up to start the second half, scoring the first two goals of the half to take a 12-1 lead with 9:25 remaining in the third period. The Seahawks would break the Green Terror's streak of 12 unanswered goals when McCauley would score unassisted at the 7:30 mark. Brown would score again for the Green Terror before sophomore attack Greg Scagliotti would score for the Seahawks off an assist from senior attack Andrew Toussaint (Potomac, MD/Georgetown Prep) to make the score 13-3. Western Maryland would score an extra man goal with just :38 remaining in the third to take a commanding 14-3 lead into the final period.

In the fourth period, McCauley would score his second unassisted goals of the contest just :20 into the period. Sophomore midfielder Pete Shaffer (Sykesville, MD/South Carroll) would score with 7:45 remaining in the contest for the Green Terror to extend the lead to 15-4. St. Mary's would make one last push to make the score respectable. Toussaint, sophomore midfielder Aaron Lowe (Annapolis, MD/Severn), and Whalen would all score unassisted goals for the Seahawks, all in the last 2:34 of the game, to make the final 15-7.

The Seahawks (1-7) will next be in action on Wednesday, March 27, when they host conference foe Marymount University beginning at 3:30 p.m.