Washington And Lee vs. Virginia Wesleyan
April 20, 2002
The Game Story:
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Ninth-ranked Washington and Lee had 10 different players register a goal in an 18-1 win over Virginia Wesleyan on Saturday afternoon in ODAC men's lacrosse action.

The Generals (9-3, 5-1) led just 1-0 following the opening quarter, but went on to score the first seven goals of the second quarter en route to an 8-1 halftime lead.

Sophomore midfielder Dustin Martin (Manlius, N.Y./Fayetteville-Manlius) led the way for W&L with four goals, while senior attackman Andrew Barnett (Darien, Conn./Darien) totaled two goals and one assist. Sophomore attackman Matt Fink (Wilmington, Del./Tatnall), junior midfielder Tom Melanson (Baltimore, Md./Loyola), senior midfielder John Moore (Bel Air, Md./John Carroll) and sophomore attackman Clay Shaner (Olney, Md./Hill School) all scored two goals for the Generals.

Sophomore Ansel Sanders (Weems, Va./Woodberry Forest) and freshman Pat Casey (Rockville, Md./Georgetown Prep) combined to post six saves in goal for W&L, who won 17-of-23 faceoffs and held a 45-23 advantage in shots.

Senior midfielder Paul Pavon (Virginia Beach, Va./Cape Henry) scored the lone goal of the game for Virginia Wesleyan (5-9, 1-5). Sophomore Dustin Betthauser (Alexandria, Va./Edison) recorded 18 saves in goal for the Blue Marlins.

Washington and Lee will return to action on Tuesday as it hosts third-seeded Lynchburg in the opening round of the ODAC Tournament. Game time is yet to be determined. The Generals are the tournament's second seed.