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Men's Lacrosse Squares off Against Monmouth

March 30, 2015


Game Notes

Lafayette vs. Monmouth
Tuesday, March 31| 7:30 p.m. | Fisher Stadium
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Game Notes

Opening Draw 
Lafayette hosts Monmouth in a non-league contest at Fisher Stadium. The Leopards hold a 1-8 mark, while the Hawks enter the game with a 4-4 record.

Last Time Out 
Eric Joseph led the Leopards with a pair of goals, while Jason Sands chipped in a goal and an assist in an 18-7 loss at UMBC. Sophomore goalkeeper Matthew Cortese suffered the loss, making five saves, while Ben Falcone and Henry Vido each saw action in the cage. Lafayette held a 43-39 advantage in shots, but were 1-for-6 on man-up opportunities.

Lafayette on the Attack 
Eric Joseph paces the team in scoring, tallying a team-high 15 goals this season. Joseph is also second on the team in assists (5) and points (20). Jason Sands has 10 markers this season, followed by Robert Orazietti with nine goals. Morgan Westby has eight goals and two assists, while Kevin Lewis has tallied six goals and three helpers.

Scouting the Hawks
Monmouth is led offensively by Bryce Wasserman with a team-high 14 points on a team-best 10 goals and four assists. Tyler Keen is second on the team in points with seven markers this season. In goal for the Hawks, Garrett Conaway has played in all eight games posting a 4-4 record with a 7.00 goals against average.

At the Helm
The Leopards are coached by Jim Rogalski in his third season on College Hill. Brian Fisher is in his second season on the sidelines for the Hawks.

What's Next?
Lafayette will host Holy Cross on Saturday afternoon. The Leopards will honor their four seniors before the game and also honor Tom Perini '11 and Jud Linville '79 as part of the Legends of Lafayette Lacrosse event.