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Postscript from Drexel at Towson men's lacrosse

Postscript from Drexel at Towson men's lacrosse

The last time Jimmy Joe Granito stood in the cage at Johnny Unitas Stadium turning aside shots from Towson, the goalkeeper was a freshman at Loyola Maryland and had replaced Jack Runkel in the final two minutes of 14-9 loss for the Tigers on Feb. 20, 2013.

On Saturday, Granito was back in the net, but this time as a redshirt junior for Drexel. Although Granito and the Dragons found themselves on the losing end of an 11-7 outcome against No. 8 Towson, he stood out with a career-high-tying 16 saves.

Granito, who transferred from the Greyhounds after 2013 and sat out the 2014 campaign, stopped 15 saves in the first three quarters and surrendered just five goals, but he couldn’t...