ANGOLA, Ind. – Mount Union's men's lacrosse team lost on the road to Trine (Ind.) 13-6 Saturday afternoon at Fred Zollner Stadium.
The Purple Raiders (2-4) were led by freshman Josh Stephens (North Canton/Green) who tallied three points in the loss with three goals. Stephens scored the first goal of the game with 11:33 remaining in the first quarter. He then scored his second goal at the end of the first quarter before netting his final goal in the fourth quarter with 4:43 remaining in the game.
The Thunder (2-4) were led by Dalton Madsen who tallied six points with five goals and one assist.
Mount Union led the Thunder 3-2 after the first quarter of play as Stephens led the charge with two of the three goals in the opening quarter. Freshman Andrew Rosati (Streesboro/Walsh Jesuit) would score the other Raider goal in the opening quarter.
Trine rallied back to outscore the Raiders in the second quarter 7-1 before taking the 9-4 lead into halftime. The Thunder outscored the Raiders in the third quarter 3-1 as freshman Toren Moore (Columbus/Hillard Darby) scored the Mount Union lone goal of the third quarter with 9:38 remaining in the quarter.
Mount Union would score first in the final quarter of play as Stephens put his third in the back of the net with 4:43 remaining in the fourth, 12-6. Trine would score one more goal with 1:41 remaining to go onto the 13-6 victory.
Mount Union returns home Wednesday, March 27th to host Bethany (W.Va.) at 7:00 pm.
|Goals by period||1st||2nd||3rd||4th||Total|
|1st||11:43||Mount Union||Even||Josh Stephens (unassisted)|
|1st||10:44||Trine||Even||Dalton Madsen (unassisted)|
|1st||9:21||Mount Union||Even||Andrew Rosati (unassisted)|
|1st||6:50||Trine||Even||Chris Ward (Sean Robb)|
|1st||5:15||Mount Union||Even||Josh Stephens (unassisted)|
|2nd||14:38||Trine||Even||Dalton Madsen (unassisted)|
|2nd||10:39||Mount Union||Even||Josh Bender (unassisted)|
|2nd||8:19||Trine||Even||Paul Carlquist (unassisted)|
|2nd||6:42||Trine||Even||Adam Martin (unassisted)|
|2nd||6:05||Trine||Man UP||Dalton Madsen (George Youpel)|
|2nd||5:01||Trine||Even||Rob Brzezinski (Patrick Walker)|
|2nd||3:43||Trine||Even||Paul Carlquist (Adam Martin)|
|2nd||1:08||Trine||Even||Dalton Madsen (Ryan Chait)|
|3rd||9:38||Mount Union||Even||Toren Moore (unassisted)|
|3rd||3:53||Trine||Man Down||Patrick Walker (Dalton Madsen)|
|3rd||1:46||Trine||Even||Paul Carlquist (unassisted)|
|3rd||0:09||Trine||Even||Ryan Chait (Sean Robb)|
|4th||4:43||Mount Union||Even||Josh Stephens (unassisted)|
|4th||1:41||Trine||Man UP||Dalton Madsen (George Youpel)|
Shots: Mount Union 34, Trine 60
Shots on goal: Mount Union 17, Trine 41
Saves: Mount Union 28, Trine 11