Wheaton vs. Mass Maritime
April 15, 2009
The Game Story:
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Junior Tim Santye (Skillman, NJ) scored six goals and had an assist as the Western New England College men’s lacrosse team defeated visiting Salve Regina 17-5 Wednesday afternoon (April 15) to remain unbeaten in The Commonwealth Coast Conference (TCCC).

The Golden Bears, ranked 13th nationally, are now 9-2 overall and 6-0 in the conference.

Santye had all of his goals in the first half as Western New England College took a 9-0 after the opening period and a commanding 15-0 advantage at intermission.

Senior Brody Savoie (Wilbraham, MA) added a goal and two assists as 14 players scored points.

Seniors Brian Damboise (Milldale, CT) and Scott Kukis (Sudbury, MA), junior Bill Greider (South Windsor, CT), and sophomore Chris D’Angelo (Suffield, CT) each contributed a goal and assist.

Salve Regina finally broke into the scoring column with three goals in the third quarter.

Freshman Brendan Carroll (Garden City, NY) led the Seahawks with two goals and an assist. Junior Ben Caron (East Longmeadow, MA) and sophomores Sam Barnum (Holderness, NH) and Evan Gates (Ridge, NJ) netted the other goals.

Freshman Chris Walker (Marshfield, MA) finished with a pair of assists.

Salve Regina falls to 9-3 overall and 5-2 in the league after suffering its second straight loss. The Seahawks dropped a 9-8 overtime decision to Roger Williams last Thursday, which snapped their eight-game winning streak.