Men's Lax Dominates in Victory
WINCHESTER, Va. – Shenandoah University earned its first men's lacrosse victory of the season Saturday afternoon with a 16-4 non-league win over Bethany (W. Va.).
Shenandoah (1-13) scored nine unanswered from the 6:51 mark of the second until 14:00 remained in the game to key the win over the first-year Bison (1-11).
Bethany had taken a 2-1 on a Kyle Arrington goal at 6:59 of the second, but SU had a quick answer.
The Hornets closed out the half with two more goals, the last by Mack with just 12 seconds remaining, before scoring all five goals in the third period.
Mack, who led all scorers with four goals, was one eight SU players to score at least one time Saturday afternoon.
The 16 goals is the most scored by the team this season.
Shenandoah outshot the Bison 45-26, dominated in groundballs 59-34 and won 13 of 23 faceoffs.
The win snaps a 20-loss losing streak for Shenandoah dating back to March 27, 2010.
The Hornets complete their 2011 season next Saturday at home against Marywood.