Wildcats Take Down Falcons 15-7

Wildcats Take Down Falcons 15-7

NEW HAVEN, Conn - The Johnson & Wales University men's lacrosse team defeated the Albertus Magnus College Falcons on Tuesday night, 15-7. The Wildcats outscored the Falcons in three of the four quarters on their way to the victory.

Records:
Albertus Magnus: 2-6, GNAC 1-4
Johnson & Wales: 3-10, GNAC 2-4

Statistical Leaders:
Tyler Drago (JWU): 3 goals, 1 assist
Matt Gelb (JWU): 2 goals, 1 assist
Erik Lindaas (JWU): 3 goals 

Of Note:
Ben Farrell scored two goals bookending a 4-1 first quarter for the Wildcats. Joe McIntyre scored his first collegiate goal 3:30 into the first.

JWU scored three unanswered goals to end the first half with Matt Gelb scoring or assisting on all three. Matt Hart scored what proved to be the game-winning goal to end the half as the Wildcats took an 8-3 lead into the locker room.  

Erik Lindaas started the scoring 46 seconds into the third quarter to continue the Wildcats' 4-0 run. The Wildcats scored five goals in the third quarter to extend the lead to 13-4.

Johnson & Wales had the advantage in shots, 52-27, and, ground balls 35-26.

Up Next:
Johnson & Wales is on the road Saturday to take on Kean University at 1 pm.