Trinity (ct) vs. Connecticut College
April 28, 2007
The Game Story:
Bantams Host Middlebury in NESCAC 1st Round Game Tomorrow at 1 p.m.
Hartford, Conn. – Freshman midfielder Sean Driscoll (Peabody, Mass.) had two goals and two assists and freshman goalie Mark Moran (Greenwich, Conn.) made 14 saves and did not allow a goal in the final three quarters to lead the visiting Connecticut College Camels an 8-2 victory over the Trinity College Bantams in the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) men’s lacrosse regular season finale this afternoon at Jessee/Miller Field.

Trinity finished the regular campaign at 9-4 overall and 5-4 in the NESCAC with its first loss in three games, while the Camels close with four wins in a row for a 5-9 overall mark and a 2-7 record in the league. Trinity has earned the No. 3 seed in the NESCAC Championship Tournament and will host No. 6-seeded Middlebury College in its first-ever league home playoff game tomorrow at 1 p.m.

With the game knotted at 2-2 after the first quarter, Driscoll scored on the second of three assists by sophomore attackman Jesse Stevenson (Marshfield, Mass.) to convert on an extra-man opportunity and give the Camels the lead for good 57 seconds into the second stanza. Moran and the Connecticut College defense held Trinity without a goal for the last 46”15 of the game. The Camels added four goals in the third period by four different players and one in the fourth frame. Trinity juniors Sam Slater (Lutherville, Md.) and Kris Tedeschi (Norwell, Mass.) scored back-to-back goals for Trinity tie the score at 2-2 late in the first quarter, while sophomore goalie Alex Palma (Chappaqua, N.Y.) made 16 saves.