Men’s lacrosse beats Houghton, 37-4
HOUGHTON, NY—The Alfred University men’s lacrosse team remained unbeaton on the season with a 37-4 win at Houghton College Wednesday evening.
Alfred (5-0) dominated statistically in shots (93-13), groundballs (63-32), and face-off wins (26-17). AU scored 18 goals in the first half and 19 in the second.
The Saxon offense was led by sophomore attacker Nicolas Wood (Canandaigua, NY/Canandaigua) with seven goals and four assists. Freshman midfielder Tanner Morse (Corning, NY/Corning East) netted four goals. Freshman midfielder Nick Como (Canandaigua, NY/Canandaigua) won 25 of 35 face-offs, picked up a game-high 14 groundballs and earned a hat-trick with three goals. Junior attacker Caleb McCaig (Corning, NY/Corning West) distributed a game-high six assists and scored three goals as well.
Sophomore Cody O’Connor (Whitney Point, NY/Whitney Point) made three saves in 46 minutes before senior Theo Tomczak (Elba, NY/Elba) took over to make two saves over the final 14 minutes.
Alfred returns home to face Keuka College on Wednesday, March 20th, at 6:30 p.m.
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