mercer VS vmi

2019-03-23
mercer
mercer - 16

vs

vmi
vmi - 8
  • Scoring

  • jake priester ( 3 , 1 )
  • nick rockefeller ( 2 , 1 )
  • will mccarthy ( 2 , 1 )
  • mikey ewing ( 2 , 0 )
  • john tarver ( 1 , 1 )
  • michael quinn ( 1 , 1 )
  • ashton wood ( 1 , 0 )
  • michael o'brien ( 1 , 0 )
  • patrick marks ( 1 , 0 )
  • tim kroneberger ( 1 , 0 )
  • sean goldsmith ( 1 , 0 )
  • pascal coombs ( 0 , 1 )
  • Scoring

  • ryan perouty ( 3 , 1 )
  • jon fant ( 1 , 2 )
  • josh bass ( 2 , 0 )
  • john daniel ( 1 , 0 )
  • michael santos ( 1 , 0 )
  • john o'donnell ( 0 , 1 )
  • timothy barile ( 0 , 1 )
  • Shots

  • jake priester 6
  • nick rockefeller 5
  • will mccarthy 5
  • mikey ewing 5
  • john tarver 4
  • michael quinn 19
  • ashton wood 2
  • michael o'brien 1
  • patrick marks 5
  • tim kroneberger 5
  • sean goldsmith 3
  • pascal coombs 3
  • Shots

  • ryan perouty 10
  • jon fant 8
  • josh bass 6
  • john daniel 9
  • michael santos 6
  • john o'donnell 2
  • donald proper 1
  • Ground Balls

  • jake priester 5
  • nick rockefeller 3
  • will mccarthy 2
  • mikey ewing 3
  • john tarver 2
  • michael quinn 8
  • ashton wood 1
  • michael o'brien 1
  • patrick marks 2
  • tim kroneberger 3
  • sean goldsmith 2
  • pascal coombs 2
  • Ground Balls

  • ryan perouty 7
  • jon fant 4
  • josh bass 3
  • john daniel 2
  • michael santos 3
  • Turnovers

  • will mccarthy 2
  • mikey ewing 3
  • john tarver 3
  • michael quinn 2
  • ashton wood 11
  • michael o'brien 6
  • tim kroneberger 2
  • pascal coombs 2
  • connor purcell 1
  • princeton oppong 1
  • hank morgan 1
  • josh tarver 2
  • Turnovers

  • jon fant 3
  • josh bass 3
  • john daniel 1
  • john o'donnell 1
  • bill osteen 1
  • benjamin stump 7
  • donald proper 1
  • brice basic 1
  • trejan cannon 1
  • eric lane 2
  • Caused Turnovers

  • nick rockefeller 1
  • john tarver 1
  • michael quinn 3
  • ashton wood 2
  • patrick marks 1
  • tim kroneberger 1
  • sean goldsmith 4
  • pascal coombs 2
  • garrett leclaire 1
  • josh tarver 1
  • Caused Turnovers

  • ryan perouty 2
  • jon fant 1
  • josh bass 1
  • john daniel 1
  • michael santos 2
  • john o'donnell 5
  • benjamin stump 2
  • donald proper 2
  • Faceoffs Won

  • ashton wood 23
  • Faceoffs Won

  • brice basic 4
  • aj krstulovic 1
  • Faceoffs Taken

  • ashton wood 27
  • luke sadd 1
  • Faceoffs Taken

  • ripken reynolds 2
  • brice basic 12
  • aj krstulovic 10
  • Saves

  • josh tarver 12 ( 0.60 )
  • Saves

  • bill osteen 5 ( 0.62 )
  • benjamin stump 13 ( 0.50 )
  • Current Records

  • mercer 1 - 12
  • Current Records

  • vmi 1 - 12
Mercer scored a season-high 16 goals on 63 total shots and defeated VMI, 16-8, in Southern Conference action on Saturday afternoon at Foster Stadium. The eight-goal victory was Mercer's first of the season as it improved to 1-7 overall and 1-1 in league play. Twelve different players scored for Mercer, including Jake Priester, who tallied a hat trick on six shots. VMI fell to 3-4 overall and 0-3 in SoCon contests. A closely-fought first half resulted in Mercer taking a 6-5 advantage to the locker room. Patrick Marks and Nick Rockefeller scored the first two goals of the game to give Mercer a 2-0 advantage before the Keydets snuck in a score with two seconds remaining in the first quarter. The two teams matched one another with four goals apiece in the second frame. With the match tied, 5-5, Ashton Wood scored his lone goal with 58 seconds to spare before halftime. Mercer cranked up the defensive intensity in the second half, allowing just three goals by the Keydets while forcing 10 turnovers. The Bears tallied 27 groundballs in the second half as well, which played a key role in a six-goal fourth quarter. Leading 10-7 entering the fourth quarter, Mercer reeled off five straight goals to open the period and pull away from the Keydets. Notables » Mercer was 22-of-23 on clears. » The Bears scored two extra-man goals by Nick Rockefeller and Mikey Ewing. » Mercer won 23 of 28 faceoffs. All 23 were won by freshman Ashton Wood. » Mercer recorded 43 groundballs, including 11 by Ashton Wood and six by Michael O'Brien. » Josh Tarver played all 60 minutes between the pipes and made eight saves. Records Update » Mercer: 1-7 (1-1 SoCon) » VMI: 3-4 (0-3 SoCon) Next Game Mercer hosts Bellarmine at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 30 at Five Star Stadium. Follow the Bears For complete coverage of Mercer Men's Lacrosse, please follow the Bears on social media at @MercerLacrosse (Twitter), /MercerMensLAX(Facebook) and @MercerMensLacrosse (Instagram) or visit the official home of Mercer Athletics at MercerBears.com.