Men's Lacrosse: Mount Union Falls in Season Opener at Wooster
WOOSTER, Ohio -- Mount Union's men's lacrosse team lost its opening game of the 2014 season, 10-3 in a non-conference game Thursday at The College of Wooster.
Mount Union (0-1) got a pair of goals from Toren Moore (Columbus/Hilliard Darby), a goal from Jack Wesner (Medina/Medina) and an assist from Michael Taylor (Broadview Heights/Brecksville-Broadview Hts.).
Tom Herold had five points -- three goals and two assists -- to lead Wooster (1-0).
Wooster jumped out to a 3-0 first quarter lead before Wesner got the Purple Raiders on the board with 12:13 left in the second quarter.
Wooster tallied three more goals before Mount Union got a man-up goal from Moore with 3:01 left in the period to make the score, 6-2 at the break.
The Scots scored four unanswered goals -- one in the third quarter and three in the first six minutes of the fourth quarter before Moore scored again for the 10-3 final.
Goalkeeper Colin Peters (Portland Ore./Sunset) had 19 saves and seven ground balls to pace the defense for the Raiders.
Mount Union is back in action Saturday at 2 pm at St. Vincent in Latrobe, Pa.
|Mount Union (0-1)||0||2||0||1||3|
|-- 1st --||Mount Union||Wooster|
|Wooster||10:02||Jake Bernard (PJ Dallman)||0||1|
|Wooster||08:31||Tom Herold (unassisted)||0||2|
|Wooster||03:53||Tom Herold (unassisted)||0||3|
|-- 2nd --||Mount Union||Wooster|
|Mount Union||12:13||Jack Wesner (unassisted)||1||3|
|Wooster||10:58||Tom Herold (unassisted)||1||4|
|Wooster||10:10||Pat McKay (Liam Coll)||1||5|
|Wooster||09:15||Pat Henderson (unassisted)||1||6|
|Mount Union||03:01||UP - Toren Moore (Michael Taylor)||2||6|
|-- 3rd --||Mount Union||Wooster|
|Wooster||06:24||Pat Henderson (Josh Herold)||2||7|
|-- 4th --||Mount Union||Wooster|
|Wooster||11:50||Evan Albertson (Josh Herold)||2||8|
|Wooster||11:42||Pat McKay (Tom Herold)||2||9|
|Wooster||09:11||UP - Jake Bernard (Tom Herold)||2||10|
|Mount Union||00:52||Toren Moore (unassisted)||3||10|