Washington College vs. Dickinson
March 15, 2003
The Game Story:
CHESTERTOWN, MD -- The tenth-ranked Washington College men's lacrosse team won its home and Centennial Conference opener, knocking off Dickinson College, 16-4, this afternoon at Kibler Field. The Shoremen (2-2, 1-0 Centennial) got two goals and seven assists from junior midfielder Steve Berger (Jessup, MD/Mt. St. Joseph) in the victory.

The Red Devils (2-2, 0-1) actually got on the board first as Jeremy Angell scored off a feed from Dan Murray with 12:08 to play in the opening quarter. The Shoremen would shut out the Red Devils over the next 32:22, however, scoring eight unanswered goals to pull ahead, 8-1, by halftime. The Shoremen held a 52-20 advantage in shots and a 46-18 advantage in ground balls and won 18-of-22 face-offs in the game.

Berger's nine-point day was backed up by five goals, all in the second half, from senior attackman Chris Edwards (Baltimore, MD/Boys' Latin). Junior midfielder Brent Renner (Fairfax, VA/W.T. Woodson) added three goals, while freshman attackman Sam Lane (Fairfield, CT/Fairfield) finished with two goals and one assist. Junior midfielder Michael Dyal (West Palm Beach, FL/Hotchkiss School, CT) contributed two goals and junior midfielder Randy Vane (Sparks, MD/Gilman School) scored one goal and had one assist in the win.

Angell, Ed Boyd, Mike Kirk, and Jon Yanicky each scored a goal for Dickinson.

Washington junior goalie Richard Yost (Westminster, MD/St. Paul's) played the first three quarters for WC, allowing just three goals and making five saves.

The Shoremen return to action Wednesday when they play at Ursinus in a 4:00 p.m. Centennial Conference game.