Hendrix vs. Oglethorpe
March 28, 2014
The Game Story:
CONWAY, Ark. - The Hendrix College men's lacrosse produced a dominating performance, defeating Oglethorpe University 23-5 at Young-Wise Memorial Stadium on Saturday afternoon. With the win, the Warriors improve to 7-5 overall and 3-0 in Southern Athletic Association play. The Stormy Petrels drop to 1-7 and 0-3. Hendrix set a new school record with 22 faceoffs won (out of 32) and tied for the second most goals (23) and points (35). In the process, the Warriors broke the program season marks for points (229), goals (155) and assists (84). For the game, Hendrix outshot OU 56-25 overall and 35-17 on goal. The Orange & Black held a 54-27 ground balls advantage and were 15-of-19 on clears, while the Petrels went 14-of-28. Senior midfielder Cameron Millstone, who was honored before the game, led the way with five goals and three assists. Freshman attacker Cody Eckes put up four goals and three assists. Freshmen Carson Boone and Robbie Borrello each had three scores and an assist. Freshman Jason Blatt won 13-of-17 faceoffs, scored twice and assisted another and had a game-best seven ground balls. Freshman TK Shaffer also had two goals and an assist. Freshman defenseman Ben Cunningham caused two turnovers. Freshman keeper Christian Wheeler came up with seven saves and allowed just one goal in 23 minutes in front of the net. Arness Holsey led OU with two gals. Eric Seymour picked up six ground balls and caused three turnovers. Cooper O'Brien stopped 12 shots in goal.