Men's lacrosse roundup: No. 14 Yale pulls away from No. 7 Terps in 4th quarter, 10-6
From Sun staff reports|
Feb 21, 2015 | 10:02 PM
No. 14 Yale broke open a tie game with four unanswered goals in the fourth quarter to defeat No. 7 Maryland, 10-6, on Saturday in freezing temperatures in New Haven, Conn.
Conrad Oberbeck led the Bulldogs (2-0) with three goals and two assists as Yale defeated the Terps (1-1) for the first time since 1925. Ben Reeves and Jeff Cimbalista added two goals, and Michael Keasey had three points for the victors.
Henry West and Dylan Maltz, a transfer from Syracuse, each scored twice for Maryland. Junior Kyle Bernlohr tied his career high with 12 saves.
No. 4 North Carolina 13, No. 9 John Hopkins 11: The Blue Jays' Ryan Brown (Calvert Hall) had a hat trick, but it wasn't enough as the host Tar Heels (4-0) jumped ahead 4-1 early and kept Hopkins (2-2) at bay. Jimmy Bitter (four goals) and Joey Sankey (three goals) scored their 100th goals for North Carolina.
UMBC 4, Monmouth 2: Dylan McDermont (South Carroll) scored twice over the final six minutes to lead the Retrievers (1-2) past the host Hawks (0-1).
Princeton led 13-7 before Hofstra went on a 5-1 run in the fourth quarter.
No. 1 Denver 16, Air Force 6: The host Pioneers (2-0) used a 6-2 run to start and a 7-1 run to finish the game to take down the in-state rival Falcons (0-3) at the Frontier Airlines Face-Off Classic.
Sophomore Connor Cannizzaro, a transfer from Maryland, became the first player in program history to have eight-plus points twice in the same season, finishing with six goals and two assists in his second game with the team.