McDaniel 15, Muhlenberg College 4|
Westminster, MD --- Strong Second Period Kicks the Mules
The McDaniel College men’s lacrosse team out-shot Muhlenberg 8-1 in the second period, and scored on half of those eight shots to upend Muhlenberg, 15-4 in Centennial Conference play.
Rob Weaver (Laurel, MD / Pallotti) scored the first goal of the second quarter, and assisted on the other three en route to a nine-point afternoon. Weaver finished the game with seven assists. Senior attack, Joe Ellis (Columbia, MD / Oakland Mills) scored the game’s first two goals unassisted. Sam Katz (Laurel, MD / Hammond) nailed the game-winner just 3:14 into the second quarter.
McDaniel’s starting keeper, Mike Korba (Laurel, MD / DeMatha), turned away seven shots, and allowed a pair through three quarters. Muhlenberg’s first goal of the game came from the stick of James Robinson (Media, PA / Penncrest), who took advantage of the Mules extra-player with 6:18 left in the first quarter. Muhlenberg would not score again for the next 18:30 of play.
With the win, the Green Terror improves to 8-0, 4-0, while Muhlenberg slides to 4-5, 0-5. McDaniel will return to action on Wednesday, when the Green Terror hosts Gettysburg in Centennial play.