Men's Lacrosse: Raiders Beat Washington and Jefferson (Pa.)

Men's Lacrosse: Raiders Beat Washington and Jefferson (Pa.)
Mount Union Men's Lacrosse (Photo by Steve Kachilla)

ALLIANCE, Ohio—The Mount Union men's lacrosse team defeated Washington and Jefferson (Pa.) in a non-confernece matchup Wednesday night in Alliance.

The Purple Raiders (3-1) were led by Chris Daley (Wilmington, Del./Dupont) and Kyle Adams (St. Catharines, Ontario/St. Francis Catholic) with three goals each.

The Presidents (1-3) were led by Zach Fredericks who has a game-high five goals.

In the first quarter, Washington and Jefferson jumped out to a quick 2-0 lead with the first three minutes of the game. Brent Greenberg (Gaithersburg, Md/Quince Orchard) gave Mount Union its first goal with 5:14 remaining in the quarter. Both teams scored again, but W&J led 3-2 at the end of the first.

The Presidents scored yet again to begin the second quarter, which extended their lead to 4-2. With 1:54 remaining in the half, Hogan Harris (Medina/Medina) tied the game, 4-4, with a goal of his own.  Both teams were even at the end of the half.

Mount Union earned its first lead of the game off a goal by Daley with 13:27 remaining in the quarter. The Raiders would not surrender their lead for the rest of the game. Mount Union finished the game with an 8-5 run to seal the win.

Mount Union is back in action next Wednesday, March 16th, as they host Olivet (Mich.). The game is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.

Men's Lacrosse Box Score (Final)

Wash. & Jefferson at Mount Union

(3/9/2016 at 7:30 PM at Alliance, OH (Mount Union Stadium))








Wash. & Jefferson (1-4, 0-0) at

Mount Union (3-1, 0-0)

Date: 3/9/2016, Attendance: 111


Mount Union 2 2 5 3 12

Wash. & Jefferson 3 1 3 2 9













Wash. & Jefferson SCORING: GOALS: devon curran 1 ; kyle heinig 3 ; zach fredericks 5 . ASSISTS: kyle heinig 1 ; kyle mackenzie 1 .

Mount Union SCORING: GOALS: josh stephens 1 ; brent greenberg 2 ; hogan harris 2 ; chris daley 3 ; matt deblois 1 ; kyle adams 3 . ASSISTS: josh stephens 1 ; brent greenberg 2 ; kyle adams 1 .