March 26, 2011
Lacrosse Knocked Off By Mars Hill
SALISBURY, NC – Eric Benesch (Bloomingdale, Ontario, CANADA) scored seven goals to lead Mars Hill past host Catawba 12-5 in Deep South Conference men’s lacrosse action on Saturday night at Shuford Stadium. The Lions improve to 7-3 overall and 3-1 in the DSC, while the Catawba Indians fall to 7-2 and 3-1.
Benesch scored the first four goals for Mars Hill as the Lions jumped out to a 4-1 lead after a quarter. Tyler Farmer (Calgary, Alberta, CANADA) had two of the second quarter goals for Mars Hill to help the Lions to a 9-2 edge at the break. Catawba’s two goals came from freshman Trevor Sieracki (Austin, TX/Anderson HS).
Catawba scored the first two goals of the second half to get within 9-4, but Benesch scored twice in a three-goal run by the Lions for a 12-4 advantage. Mars Hill held a 36-26 edge in shots. Dylan Price (York, PA) had 14 saves for the Lions, while Michael Pecchia (Coquitlam, BC, CANADA/Heritage Woods) stopped 13 shots for Catawba.
Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 1)
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
Basketball (W) vs. TUSCULUM 70-58
Basketball (M) vs. TUSCULUM 73-87
Basketball (W) vs. JC SMITH 51-52
Basketball (M) vs. ST. AUGUSTINE'S 7 p.m.
Basketball (W) vs. ANDERSON 2 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. ANDERSON 4 p.m.
Swimming vs. QUEENS noon
Basketball (M) vs. WINGATE 11 a.m.
Basketball (W) vs. WINGATE 2 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ Virginia Union 2 p.m.
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