MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (3/7/17) – Freshman Cole Blackley scored four times as the Kean University men's lacrosse team doubled up Hilbert College in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 16-8 on March 7.
Connor Baucom won 17-of-19 faceoffs for Kean to give the team a huge edge in possession. He led all players with eight ground balls, while Lucas Kiernan, Brodley and Danny Rito scooped up four apiece.
It marked the first collegiate hat trick for Blackley (pictured left), who came into the contest with two goals this year.
Tyler Nicoloff and Edward Mathias scored two goals each for Hilbert. It was their first action of the season. The Cougars are now 2-2.
Kean is scheduled to play again on Wednesday against Oswego State College.