Christopher Newport vs. Randolph-macon
March 31, 2010
The Game Story:
NEWPORT NEWS, VA Patrick Egan and Jake Leddy each registered five points as Randolph-Macon topped Christopher Newport 15-8 Wednesday afternoon in men's lacrosse action.

Egan had two goals and dished out three assists, helping the Jackets even their record at 4-4. Leddy joined Billy Rowe and Tyler Midwinter with three goals each. Josh Merwin added a pair of goals for Randolph-Macon, while Adam Liberto made eight stops in net for R-MC, which outshot CNU 47-27.

Brit Hoover scored three times for CNU which drops to 5-4 overall on the season. Josh Glaser added a pair of goals in the loss, while Andy McGregor made 16 saves in the cage for the Captains.

CNU jumped out to a 2-0 lead before Rowe got R-MC on the board with 7:34 to go in the first quarter.

After a Glaser goal pushed the CNU lead to 3-1, Kevin Patton and Midwinter scored back-to-back goals to start the second quarter, evening the contest.

The Captains went up 4-3 on a Hoover strike before R-MC reeled off three the goals to finish the half, taking a 6-4 advantage on an Egan tally with 49 seconds left on the clock.

Randolph-Macon extended their run to 7-0 with four goals to start the third period, taking a 10-4 advantage when Rowe scored with just under seven minutes to go in the quarter.

With the score 10-5, Leddy and Rowe scored back-to-back goals in the tail end of the third to put R-MC up 12-5 and seal the victory for R-MC.

Randolph-Macon will return to ODAC play on Saturday when it hosts Randolph College at 1:00 p.m. in Ashland.