Men's college lacrosse roundup (March 16): Johns Hopkins holds off Delaware
By Baltimore Sun staff
Mar 16, 2019 | 7:30 PM
No. 2 Duke 12, No. 5 Towson 10: The host Blue Devils (8-1) and Tigers (5-2) traded goals for three quarters until Duke outscored Towson, 4-2, in the fourth quarter to win. The quarters were tied 2-2, 6-6 and 8-8. Brendan Sunday had a game-high four goals for the Tigers and Brad Smith had a hat trick for the Blue Devils. Duke has won seven straight and Towson hosts No. 11 Denver on Saturday at noon.
No. 17 Johns Hopkins 12, Delaware 10: The host Blue Jays (4-3) used a 4-0 run to close out the scoring and beat the Blue Hens (6-2). Kyle Marr had three goals and two assists and Cole Williams (Loyola Blakefield) had two goals and three assists for Hopkins, which hosts No. 12 Virginia next Saturday at 6 p.m.
Mount St. Mary’s 10, Bryant 7: Dylan Furnback made 10 saves and defensemen Joshua Davies and Bryan McIntosh combined for five caused turnovers and five ground balls as the host Mount (4-5, 1-0 Northeast Conference) beat the Bulldogs (2-6, 0-1).
Mount St. Mary’s defense has held opponents to single-digit scoring in three of the last five games. Chris DiPretoro, Luke Frankeny and Sam Stephan each scored twice for the Mount, which travels to Robert Morris next Saturday at 3 p.m.
Vermont 12, UMBC 11, 2OT: Dawes Milchling (St. Paul’s) scored three goals during a 6-0 run, including the tying and go-ahead goals to to lift the visiting Catamounts (4-3, 1-0 America East) over the Retrievers (1-5, 0-1).
Vermont trailed 11-6 with 9:37 left to play prior to the run. Milchling scored with 4:53 left to cut the lead to 11-8, had the tying goal with 2:21 left in regulation and the game-winner with 3:01 left in the second overtime. He finished with four goals in the game and has nine on the season.
Ryan Frawley had four goals for UMBC.
No. 4 Yale 16, No. 3 Cornell 11: Matt Brandau (Boys’ Latin) scored a game-high six goals and Matt Gaudet had five goals to lead the host Bulldogs (4-1, 1-0 Ivy League) past the Big Red (4-2, 0-1). Yale won 24 of 30 faceoffs to control the tempo.
No. 12 Virginia 13, No. 7 Notre Dame 11: Ian Laviano scored a game-high five goals and the host Cavaliers (5-2, 2-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) used a 5-1 run in the fourth quarter to upset the Fighting Irish (3-2, 0-1).
No. 11 Denver at No. 9 Ohio State, canceled: The game between the visiting Pioneers (4-2) and Buckeyes (6-0) was canceled because of weather-related delays. Denver’s flight was one of 1,300 flights canceled Wednesday because of the Bomb Cyclone that hit Denver.
No. 13 Syracuse 18, No. 15 Rutgers 14: The host Orange (4-2) used an 8-4 run in the fourth quarter to win a come-from-behind victory over the Scarlet Knights (4-4). Nate Solomon and Jamie Trimboli had four goals each for Syracuse.
No. 14 Georgetown 13, Drexel 10: Daniel Bucaro scored five goals and Jake Carraway (St. Mary’s) had four goals as the host Hoyas (7-1) won their fifth straight. The Dragons fell to 3-4.
No. 18 Army West Point 7, Holy Cross 6: AJ Barretto (St. Paul’s) had a career-high 19 saves and the visiting Black Knights (6-2, 2-1 Patriot League) beat the Crusaders (2-5, 0-3). Nate Jones and Miles Silva each had a hat trick for Army.
Canisius 8, No. 19 Colgate 6: Mathi Boissonneault scored a game-high four goals and a second-half surge carried the Golden Griffins (4-3) past the visiting Raiders (3-3). Canisius outscored Colgate, 4-2, in the second half.
No. 20 Penn 19, Princeton 10: Reed Junkin made 18 saves and Adam Goldner had a game-high five goals to lead the host Quakers (3-3, 1-0 Ivy League) past the Tigers (2-4, 0-1). Penn has won three straight and travels to No. 3 Cornell next Saturday at 1 p.m.