Men's Lacrosse: Mount Union Hosts La Roche (Pa.) in Non-Conference Matchup On Saturday

photo: Steve Kachila
photo: Steve Kachila

The Mount Union's men's lacrosse team will host La Roche (Pa.) in a non-conference matchup Saturday afternoon at Mount Union Stadium. The game will start at 1:00 p.m.

What: Mount Union (3-2, 0-0 OAC) vs. La Roche (1-7, 0-0 AMCC) 

When: Saturday March 26, 2016 at 1:00 p.m.

Where: Mount Union Stadium—Alliance, Ohio

Online Coverage: Live stats  |  Video

Series: Mount Union leads the all-time series, 2-1. The last meeting between these two teams resulted in a 15-6 win for the Raiders (3/28/15).

 Coaches:

  • Mount Union – Brian Stewart  (20-16, third season)
  • La Roche—Mike McBride (5-16, second season)

Game Preview:

Mount Union enters the matchup off a 10-9 loss to Olivet (Mich.).

The Purple Raiders, now 3-2, were led by Brent Greenberg (Gaithersburg, Md/Quince Orchard),Hogan Harris (Medina/Medina), and Chris Daley (Wilmington, Del./Dupont)who all chipped in 2 goals. Mount Union had six total players contribute goals on the night.

Daley leads the Raiders in goals (15) and points (16) for the season. Javin Re (Chantilly, Va./Chantilly) leads the team this season with 16 groundballs. Collin Peters (Portland, Ore./Sunset) has recorded 31 saves this season for Mount Union at the goalie position.
 

La Roche enters the game off a 16-8 loss to Thiel. Brad LaBovick led the Cardinals with three goals.

Ajay Hamer leads the team in goals this season with 19. Sam Crum leads the team in points with 26. Vinnie DiMarco has recorded a team-high 44 groundballs for the Cardinals.

Up Next

Mount Union is back in action Tuesday, March 29th, as they host to Oberlin. The game is scheduled for a 5:00 p.m. start.