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Postscript from Loyola at Georgetown
Postscript from Loyola at Georgetown

Late in No. 2 Loyola’s 10-9 decision over Georgetown on Tuesday night, the score was knotted at 9-9, and the Greyhounds had the ball. The starting attack and midfield were on the field – with one exception. Pat Laconi was a part of the offense, and that’s not unusual considering the senior is a midfielder. What is unusual is that Laconi is the team’s top short-stick defensive midfielder. But Laconi scored Loyola’s first goal with 2 minutes, 23 seconds left in the first quarter and stayed in the offensive zone late in the final period. Laconi said his presence on offense shouldn’t come as a surprise. “In practice each week, we try to put in a...