Men's Lax Pulls Away From Etown, 6-1
|Elizabethtown College (2-2)||0||0||1||0||1|
|Kean University (4-1)||2||0||3||1||6|
|Elizabethtown College||Kean University|
|G: Cory Boushell - 1||G: John Marcelli - 2|
|A: Derek Neiheiser - 1||A: Richard Cheifitz - 2|
|Sv: Brendan Corcoran - 11||Sv: Lane Zierten - 10|
|GB: 2 Players (#15, #42 - 3)||GB: Jonathan Foss - 5|
|Team Statistics||Elizabethtown College||Kean University|
|Face Offs Won||3||8|
UNION, N.J. (3/10/12) – The Kean University men's lacrosse team pulled away from Elizabethtown College for the 6-1 victory in non-conference action on Saturday afternoon.
Sophomore John Marcelli scored twice for the Cougars (4-1) and sophomore Richard Cheifitz (pictured left) added a goal and two assists in the victory. For the Blue Jays (2-2) goalkeeper Brendan Corcoran finished with 11 saves.
Kean took a 2-0 lead after the first quarter, as senior Nick Angrisani (10:37) and Chefitz (1:29) each had unassisted goals.
After a scoreless second quarter, Kean extended the lead to 3-0 early in the third quarter, as Marcelli scored a man-up off the assist from Cheifitz at the 14:20 mark. Just over two minutes later, Elizabethtown junior Cory Boushell pulled the Blue Jays to within 3-1. However Kean would score the final three goals of the game to pull away for the five-goal victory.
The Cougars host Lasell College on Wednesday, March 14, at 7 p.m.