|The College at Brockport menís lacrosse team snapped a four-game win streak in a 15-3 SUNYAC loss to nationally fourth-ranked SUNY Cortland Saturday afternoon on Bob Boozer Field at Special Olympics Stadium in Brockport. The Golden Eagles drop to 6-2 overall and 0-1 in the conference.|
Junior Mike Tammaro (Painted Post, NY/Corning West) scored twice for Brockport, junior Andy Hilton (Rochester, NY/Gates-Chili) netted a goal and freshman Jesse Elliott (Clifton Park, NY/Shenendehowa) added two assists. The Golden Eagles played three goalies with junior Kyle Crosley (Clinton, NY/Homer) starting the game and making 12 saves in the first half. Freshman Jason Baetzhold (Rochester, NY/Gates-Chili) stopped four shots in 15 minutes of play and freshman Cory Banwaree (Port Jefferson Station, NY/Comsewogue) did not make a save in 15 minutes of action.
Cortand jumped on the Golden Eagles quickly, taking a 3-0 lead four minutes into the game. The Red Dragons then took control of the contest with a three-goal burst in a 74-second span late in the first quarter to grab a 6-0 lead. Tammaro briefly halted Cortland's momentum with 25 seconds remaining in the stanza, but Cortland still maintained a 6-1 lead.
The Red Dragons put the game out of reach with all six goals in the second quarter. Cortland finished off the first half with four goals in the last five minutes and held a commanding, 12-2, lead at the break.
In the third quarter, Tammaro and Hilton tallied back-to-back man-up goals at 6:52 and 3:40 to make it a 12-3 game. Cortland added a goal late in the third and two more in the fourth quarter for the 15-3 final.