March 29, 2009

Men's lacrosse falls 21-4 to Colorado College

Box Score

The Birmingham-Southern men's lacrosse team dropped a tough one on the road this afternoon at Colorado College, 21-4.  The loss drops the Panthers to 3-6 on the season while the Tigers improved to 3-3.

Colorado College outshot the Panthers 60-17 on the day.  The other categories were closer, but only the save category was in BSC's favor.  The Tigers won the ground balls 45-33, faceoffs 18-10, and clears 21-20.  The Panthers had 16 saves to the Tigers' 5, but they also commited 10 more turnovers, 39-29.

#Christopher Buechele# led the Panthers in scoring with two goals.  #D.J. Ward# and #Dylan Krupa# each added a goal to reach the total four for the team.  Ward and #Jacob McPherson# each had an assist to add to their lines.

The Panthers will return to Panther Stadium this weekend to host Trine University for a 7:00 p.m. match following the women's game with Trine at 4:00.  The double-header is one of only two such series this season at Panther Stadium.