Elizabethtown vs. Moravian
March 8, 2009
The Game Story:
ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa. ---Junior Aaron Weber (Lititz, PA/Manheim Township) scored four goals and added an assist as Elizabethtown College opened its 2009 men's lacrosse season with a 14-5 win over Moravian College at Wolf Field on Sunday afternoon.

Sophomore Greg Kenneally (Lutherville, MD/Loyola Blakefield) and first-year student Evan Cobb (Kennett Square, PA/Unionville) each scored three times for the Blue Jays (1-0 overall), who finished with a dominating 53-19 advantage in shots over the Greyhounds (0-4 overall).

Senior Ryan McCafferty (Orlando, FL/Boone) finished with two goals and four assists for Elizabethtown, and junior Jon Day (Thornton, PA/Bishop Shanahan) tallied two goals and two assists while picking up a game-high 10 ground balls for the Blue Jays, who led 6-2 after one quarter, 9-3 at halftime and 12-5 after three quarters.

Christopher Danni scored a team-high three goals for the Greyhounds, while Robert Devine and Merrick Smith scored once apiece for Moravian.

Day went 10-for-12 on faceoffs for the Blue Jays, who won 19 of the 22 faceoffs in the contest. Elizabethtown was a perfect 21-for-21 on clears as a team, including 14-for-14 in the second half.

Sophomore Mike Kenneally (Lutherville, MD/Loyola Blakefield) led all players with four caused turnovers and picked up four ground balls for the Blue Jays, while Steven Carroll had seven ground balls to lead the Greyhounds.

Sophomore Hunter Malick (Center Valley, PA/Moravian Academy) played the first 54 minutes in goal for Elizabethtown and made two saves, while senior Austin Hayes (Elizabethtown, PA/Elizabethtown) finished with one stop over the final six minutes. Benjamin Larson (11 saves) and Benjamin Leavy (three saves) saw time in goal for Moravian.

Score by period 1 2 3 4 Tot
Moravian College.... 2 1 2 0 - 5
Elizabethtown Coll.. 6 3 3 2 - 14

Moravian College SCORING: GOALS: Christopher Danni 3; Robert Devine 1;
Merrick Smith 1.
ASSISTS: David Bennett 1; Robert Devine 1; Christopher Mohapp 1.

Elizabethtown Coll. SCORING: GOALS: Aaron Weber 4; Greg Kenneally 3;
Evan Cobb 3; Ryan McCafferty 2; Jon Day 2.
ASSISTS: Ryan McCafferty 4; Jon Day 2; Keith Staulters 2; Greg
Kenneally 1; Aaron Weber 1.



FACEOFFS - MOR 3-22; ETOWN 19-22.

CLEARS - MOR 23-32; ETOWN 21-21.

GOALIES - MOR: Benjamin Larson (11 saves), Benjamin Leavy (3 saves); ETOWN: Hunter Malick (2 saves), Austin Hayes (1 save)