Lacrosse (M)

Lacrosse Downs Lees-McRae Behind Green's 10 Points


BANNER ELK, NC -- Catawba senior Kurt Green (San Diego, CA/Mt. Carmel HS) accounted for 10 points, scoring six goals with four assists, to lead the Indians to a 20-11 win over host Lees-McRae in men’s lacrosse action on Thursday night at Tate Field.  The Catawba Indians even their record at 7-7, while the Bobcats fall to 3-10.

The game was scoreless for the first six minutes, but Green had two goals and an assist over a 1:18 span to give Catawba a 3-0 lead at the 7:32 mark of the opening quarter.  The Indians would build their lead to 10-1 before Lees-McRae reeled off the final four goals of the half to close within 10-5 at the break.   

The Bobcat closed the gap to 11-9 midway through the third quarter, but a goal by Nick Desper (Carrboro, NC/Chapel Hill HS) at the 7:40 mark and another by Green 40 seconds later sparked an eight-goal run that gave Catawba a comfortable 19-9 lead with 13 minutes to play.  Desper followed Green with five goals.

Ben Huber (Westminster, MD/Westminster HS) made eight saves for Catawba, while Brad Ross (Freeland, MD/Calvert Hall HS) finished up the contest and had one stop.  Freshman Mary Tuohy (Weymouth, MA/Weymouth HS) and Cameron Kent (Roshester, NY/N. Mecklenburg,NC HS) each had a goal and three assists, while Sean Duggan (Wantagh, NY/Wantagh HS) added three goals.

Matt Markey had three goals and an assist for Lees-McRae.  Brandon Marks also had three goals.

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December 1

Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 1)

December 2

Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 2) W-2nd;M-4th

Track/Field @ JDL College Kickoff Classic

Basketball (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 43-60

Basketball (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 58-103

December 9

Basketball (W) vs. TUSCULUM 70-58

Basketball (M) vs. TUSCULUM 73-87

December 11

Basketball (W) vs. JC SMITH 51-52

December 12

Basketball (M) vs. ST. AUGUSTINE'S 76-73

December 16

Basketball (W) vs. ANDERSON 2 p.m.

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December 17

Swimming vs. QUEENS noon

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Basketball (M) vs. WINGATE 11 a.m.

Basketball (W) vs. WINGATE 2 p.m.

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Basketball (W) @ Virginia Union 2 p.m.


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