April 23, 2011

Eagles Tame Terriers

Waterville, ME. – The Husson University Eagles downed the Thomas College Men's Lacrosse team 14-5 afternoon on muddy Alumni Field. Ben Landry led the Eagles with three goals while Jeffery Morse led the Terriers with a hat trick and one assist.

Waterville, ME. – The Thomas College Men's Lacrosse team (4-8, 4-3 NAC) lost to the Husson Eagles (7-9, 5-1 NAC) 14-5 this afternoon on muddy Alumni Field. Jeffery Morse led the Terriers with a hat trick and one assist. Ben Laundry led the Eagles with three goals.

The Terriers scored first when Morse found the net on a man up opportunity to make it 1-0 at the 12:24 mark in the first period.

The Eagles scored the next three goals to give them a 4-1 lead before the Terriers were able to capitalize on a man up opportunity. Freshman Bradley Stiles got a pass from Morse and found the back of the net to make it 4-2.  The Eagles scored six unanswered goals in the second period to take a 8-2 lead into halftime.

The Eagles came out strong at the beginning of the second half, scoring three more times push their lead to 11-2. The Terriers scored their third goal at the 3:37 mark when Morse was able to find the back of the net for his second goal of the game.

In the fourth period the Eagles added three goals to make it 14-3, before Morse completed his hat trick when he scored at 10:32 mark off of a Gunnar Shelton assist. The Terriers got the final goal of the game when Sean Machine received a pass from Matt Quesada to make it 14-5.

Terriers' goal keeper Jesse Morkeski made 28 saves on 38 shots for the Terriers.

 

The Eagles goalie John Hooper made four saves on seven shots.