Senior attackman Spencer Parks scored two of his team's four straight second-half goals as the host Towson men's lacrosse team defeated Fairfield, 4-2, to win the Colonial Athletic Association championship.
The No. 12 Tigers looked prolific and at ease Saturday afternoon as they exploded for their largest production in 12 years in an 18-11 thumping of Colonial Athletic Association rival Fairfield before an announced 1,105 at Johnny Unitas Stadium in Towson.
This week, lets recognize some deserving players who don't ordinarily get much recognition. These are good guys who make contributions on and off the field to make their programs better. These unsung seniors bring energy, they understand the culture of their programs and pass it along, and they will be winners in life after lacrosse. They might not appear in the box score, but they make an impact just the same.
The UMBC men's lacrosse team rallied from a five-goal halftime deficit and prevailed, 9-8, over visiting Marist just six seconds into overtime on defenseman Garrett Hasken's first collegiate goal Saturday.
The Towson men's lacrosse team saw its three-goal lead evaporate in the fourth quarter and had to force overtime, eventually losing, 11-10, to host No. 14 Drexel in a Colonial Athletic Association semifinal Thursday.
Midfielder Billy Ward scored the game-winner in the second overtime period as host No. 8 Syracuse (8-3, 2-3 Atlantic Coast Conference) beat No. 4 North Carolina, 11-10, on Saturday, ending the Tar Heels' four-game winning streak.