April 2, 2014

Men's Lacrosse: Mount Union Takes Win Streak to Six With 18-9 Win Over LaRoche

ALLIANCE, Ohio -- Mount Union's men's lacrosse team won its sixth straight game with an 18-9 win over LaRoche (Pa.) Saturday at Mount Union Stadium in Alliance.

The Purple Raiders are now 7-3 overall while LaRoche falls to 2-5 overall.

Mount Union took an early 2-0 lead in the first quarter before LaRoche tied the game with back-back to back goals. The Raiders responded with two more goals before a LaRoche goal in the final 90 seconds of the quarter gave Mount Union a 4-3 lead after one quarter.

The Raiders outscored LaRoche 5-0 in the second quarter as Jack Wesner (Medina/Medina) and Toren Moore (Columbus/Hilliard Darby) each scored a pair of goals and Mount Union led 9-3 at the break.

LaRoche and Mount Union each scored four more goals over the first 13 minutes of the third quarter and Mount Union's Stephen Jones (Hudson/Hudson) finished the quarter with a man-up goal with just six seconds remaining to put the Raiders up 14-7.

LaRoche scored two goals in the opening minutes of the fourth quarter before Mount Union finished the game on a 4-0 run -- Hogan Harris (Medina/Medina) had a pair of goals during the run.

Harris and Morre each finished with four goals and an assist while Chris Daley (Wilmington, Del./Dupont) had two goals and three assists for Mount Union.

Dustin Reykdal had five goals an an assist in the loss for LaRoche.

Collin Peters (Portland, Ore./Sunset) had 13 saves in goal for the Raiders to pick up the win.

Mount Union closes out non-conference play against Franciscan next Wednesday, April 9 at 7 pm at Mount Union Stadium.


SCORING 1 2 3 4 FINAL
La Roche (Pa.) (2-5) 3 0 4 2 9
Mount Union (7-3) 4 5 5 4 18
SCORING SUMMARY
-- 1st -- La Roche (Pa.) Mount Union
Mount Union 10:56 Derek Thomas (unassisted) 0 1
Mount Union 10:12 Josh Stephens (unassisted) 0 2
La Roche (Pa.) 09:10 Jean Thouin (unassisted) 1 2
La Roche (Pa.) 06:32 UP - Dom Deltondo (unassisted) 2 2
Mount Union 03:10 UP - Hogan Harris (Toren Moore) 2 3
Mount Union 01:32 Toren Moore (unassisted) 2 4
La Roche (Pa.) 01:24 Dustin Reykdal (Jean Thouin) 3 4
-- 2nd -- La Roche (Pa.) Mount Union
Mount Union 13:06 Jack Wesner (unassisted) 3 5
Mount Union 10:12 UP - Toren Moore (Chris Daley) 3 6
Mount Union 09:43 Jack Wesner (Chris Daley) 3 7
Mount Union 08:40 Toren Moore (unassisted) 3 8
Mount Union 05:53 Chris Daley (Hogan Harris) 3 9
-- 3rd -- La Roche (Pa.) Mount Union
La Roche (Pa.) 13:15 Dustin Reykdal (unassisted) 4 9
Mount Union 12:46 Hogan Harris (unassisted) 4 10
La Roche (Pa.) 12:14 Mike DiMarco (unassisted) 5 10
Mount Union 11:27 Toren Moore (unassisted) 5 11
La Roche (Pa.) 05:30 UP - Dustin Reykdal (Jean Thouin) 6 11
Mount Union 04:43 Carl Sopczyk (unassisted) 6 12
La Roche (Pa.) 03:58 Dustin Reykdal (unassisted) 7 12
Mount Union 02:15 Michael Taylor (unassisted) 7 13
Mount Union 00:06 UP - Stephen Jones (unassisted) 7 14
-- 4th -- La Roche (Pa.) Mount Union
La Roche (Pa.) 13:08 Dustin Reykdal (unassisted) 8 14
La Roche (Pa.) 09:35 Bryce Wells (Dustin Reykdal) 9 14
Mount Union 07:50 Hogan Harris (Chris Daley) 9 15
Mount Union 06:54 UP - Hogan Harris (Jack Wesner) 9 16
Mount Union 05:31 Chris Daley (unassisted) 9 17
Mount Union 02:40 Andrew Dorman (unassisted) 9 18

 

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