Lacrosse (M)

Men's Lacrosse Upended In Overtime By Queens


CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Catawba suffered an 11-10 loss in overtime to host Queens in South Atlantic Conference men's lacrosse action on Wednesday night at Dickson Field.  JT Thompson scored at the 2:34 mark of overtime to lift the Royals to 6-5 overall and 5-1 in the SAC.  The Catawba Indians fall to 3-7 and 1-5.

A goal by Adam Hebert (Charlotte, N.C./Charlotte Catholic HS) early in the fourth quarter had given Catawba an 8-5 lead, but Queens rallied.  Evan Farkas scored twice in less than a minute and Casey Hock put in a tying goal with 11:33 remaining.

The Indians twice went back on top in the final 10 minutes.  Hebert scored again at the 9:30 mark and Reid Lichtenberger gave Catawba a 10-9 lead with 4:18 to go.  Queens was able to answer each goal.  Justin Kestler had one at the 6:41 mark and Farkas netted the goal that sent the game to overtime with 1:47 remaining.  Ryan Applegate (Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla./Ponte Vedra HS) saved a shot from Jimmy Chickerella with only two seconds left.

Queens won the overtime face-off and after shooting wide with 2:54 to go, got the winner from Thompson.  Hock and Farkas each had four goals for the Royals.  Farkas added two assists.  Kestler had a goal and an assist.

Catawba got three goals and an assist from Zach LaFavre (Weymouth, Mass./Weymouth HS).  Hebert had two goals and two assists.  Dalton Cook (St. Augustine, Fla./Bartram Trail HS) picked up a pair of goals, while Ty Sellers (St. Johns, Fla./Bartram Trail HS) and Jon Williams (Hillsborough, N.C./Northern HS) both had a goal and an assist.  Applegate made 13 saves off 42 Queens shots.

Williams put the Indians up with a goal just three minutes into the game.  LaFavre scored a man down late in the first half to put Catawba up 4-1.  The Royals tied it early in the third quarter before three straight tallies by the Indians made the score 7-4 at the 3:48 mark of the third.

Catawba will host Coker in a conference game on Saturday at 7 p.m.

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