Men's Lacrosse: Mount Union Chilled in Home Opener By Oberlin

Michael Taylor (Photo by Lenny Reich)

ALLIANCE, Ohio -- Mount Union's men's lacrosse team suffered a 13-4 loss to Oberlin in the home opener Wednesday at Mount Union Stadium.

The Purple Raiders fall to 1-2 after the loss while Oberlin is 1-0 on the season.

Michael Taylor (Broadview Hts/Brecksville-Broadview Hts) had three goals in the loss for Mount Union.

The Yeomen, who out-shot Mount Union 37-20, scored six goals in the first quarter and three in the second to lead 9-0 at the break.

Mount Union got on the board early in the third quarter on a goal from Taylor on a feed from Chris Daley (Wilmington, Del./Dupont). 

Oberlin scored four more times to lead 13-1 with 9:43 to play.

Mount Union scored the final three goals of the game -- one from Toren Moore (Columbus/Hilliard Darby) and two more from Taylor.

Alex Wagman had three goals and four assists to lead Oberlin.

Mount Union stays home to face Washington & Jefferson (Pa.) Saturday at 1 pm at Mount Union Stadium.

SCORING 1 2 3 4  
Oberlin (2-0) 6 3 2 2 13
Mount Union (1-2) 0 0 1 3 4

 

SCORING SUMMARY
-- 1st -- Oberlin Mount Union
Oberlin 13:36 Matthew Fox (Alex Wright) 1 0
Oberlin 12:29 Nick Lobley (Alex Wagman) 2 0
Oberlin 08:49 Nick Lobley (Alex Wagman) 3 0
Oberlin 06:54 Connor Jackson (unassisted) 4 0
Oberlin 04:23 Alex Wagman (unassisted) 5 0
Oberlin 01:25 UP - Alex Wagman (Eric Hager) 6 0
-- 2nd -- Oberlin Mount Union
Oberlin 08:34 Mickey Fiorillo (Alex Wagman) 7 0
Oberlin 07:22 Eric Hager (unassisted) 8 0
Oberlin 03:30 UP - Connor Jackson (Alex Wagman) 9 0
-- 3rd -- Oberlin Mount Union
Mount Union 10:53 Michael Taylor (Chris Daley) 9 1
Oberlin 02:18 Nick Lobley (Connor Jackson) 10 1
Oberlin 00:01 Alex Wagman (unassisted) 11 1
-- 4th -- Oberlin Mount Union
Oberlin 11:17 John Firestone (Mickey Fiorillo) 12 1
Oberlin 09:43 Alex Wright (unassisted) 13 1
Mount Union 05:51 Toren Moore (unassisted) 13 2
Mount Union 02:40 Michael Taylor (Chris Daley) 13 3
Mount Union 00:58 UP - Michael Taylor (unassisted) 13 4
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