Lacrosse (M)

Men's Lacrosse Falls at Tusculum

GREENEVILLE, Tenn. -- A 9-1 spurt, spanning the second to fourth quarter, propelled host Tusculum to a 14-8 win over Catawba in South Atlantic Conference men’s lacrosse action on Saturday afternoon at Pioneer Field.  The Pioneers improve to 6-2 overall and 2-1 in the SAC, while the Catawba Indians fall to 5-5 and 2-2.

Liam Lynch (Marietta, Ga./Pope) had tied the game at 3-3 for Catawba with his goal at the 10:07 mark of the second quarter.  Tusculum started its run on a goal by Andrew Kransberger with 6:58 to go in the half and the Pioneers led 6-3 at the break.

Joe Barber (Upper Marlboro, Md./Bishop McNamara) stopped the four-goal run by Tusculum to make it 7-4 at the 8:27 mark of the third, but the Pioneers added five more to go up 12-4.  Nate Wade had two of those five goals.  Lynch cut the margin to 13-7 with 4:52 remaining and added another with 2:40 to go, but the deficit was too much to make up.

Lynch led Catawba with three goals.  Barber had a goal and an assist while causing two turnovers.  Ryan Applegate (Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla./Ponte Vedra) came up with 11 saves.

Liam Macdonald and Chris Ryan each tallied three goals for Tusculum.  Kransberger had two goals and assist, while Ben Boyd had a goal and two assists.  Kevin Haggerty stopped 12 shots in goal.

Catawba will host Coker at Shuford Stadium on Wednesday at 7 pm.

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November 1

Volleyball vs. WINSTON-SALEM ST. 7 p.m.

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November 3

Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 1)

Soccer (W) @ SAC Tournament (Semifinals)

Soccer (M) @ SAC Tournament (Semifinal)

Volleyball @ Queens 7 p.m.

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November 4

Cross Country @ NCAA II Southeast Regional

Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 2)

Football vs. NEWBERRY 1:30 p.m.

Volleyball @ Wingate 2 p.m.

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November 5

Soccer (M) @ SAC Tournament (Championship)

Soccer (W) @ SAC Tournament (Championship)

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November 7

Volleyball vs. COKER 6:30 p.m.

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November 10

Basketball (M) vs. Francis Marion 1 p.m.

Basketball (W) vs. Mount Olive 2 p.m.

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November 11

Volleyball @ Newberry 11 a.m.

Football vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 1:30 p.m.

Basketball (W) vs. Barton 4:30 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ UNC Pembroke 7 p.m.

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Volleyball in SAC Tournament (1st Round)

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November 15

Basketball (W) @ Fayetteville St. 6 p.m.

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November 17

Volleyball @ SAC Tournament (Semifinal)

Basketball (M) @ Albany State 7 p.m.

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November 18

Volleyball @ SAC Tournament (Championship)

Basketball (W) @ Bowie St. 1 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. Montevallo 3 p.m.

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November 20

Basketball (W) vs. CHOWAN 6 p.m.

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November 21

Basketball (M) @ Winston-Salem St. 7 p.m.

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November 24

Basketball (W) @ UNC Wilmington (Exhib.) 4 p.m.

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Basketball (W) @ Queens 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Queens 8 p.m.

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