Hanover Rallies for Lax Win
WINCHESTER, Va. - Visiting Hanover College rallied for a 9-8 non-league men's lacrosse victory over Shenandoah Monday afternoon.
The Panthers (1-0) scored with 75 seconds remaining to snap Shenandoah's two-game winning streak to start the season.
SU (2-1) had led by three goals at one point only to see Hanover roar back in the second half.
Taking a 6-3 lead into the half thanks to a four-goal second period, the Hornets were held scoreless for the opening 17:28 of the second half.
In that time, HC scored four straight to turn its three-goal deficit into a one-goal lead.
Tilghman Sanders scored unassisted for the hosts at 8:26, setting the stage for Josh Green to score the game-winner for the visitors at the 1:15 mark.
Green finished off a cross-crease feed from Frank Vest on a fastbreak to score the winning goal.
Tejera matched LaTona's production while Mulvey had two goals.
SU took 31 of the game's 60 shots and also held a slight, 33-32, advantage in groundballs.
The Hornets were 12 of 21 at the faceoff 'x'.
Shenandoah is back in action on Wednesday with a 4:00 non-league game against Frostburg State.