April 23, 2012

Lacrosse Set to Take On Washington & Lee in ODAC Tournament Quarterfinals

HAMPDEN-SYDNEY, VA - The #3 seeded Hampden-Sydney lacrosse team will host sixth seeded Washington & Lee University at 3:30 pm on Wednesday in the ODAC Tournament Quarterfinals. The winner will advance to play at #2 seed Roanoke College this weekend.

The Tigers defeated the Generals  11-9 on March 17 in Lexington, VA. H-SC outscored W&L 4-1 to earn the fourth quarter comeback win. Micah Keller (Richmond, VA / Christchurch) had three goals while Jess Hawthorne (Richmond, VA / Collegiate), Thomas Armstrong (Charlotte, NC / Charlotte Latin), Ryan Martin (Midlothian, VA / Cosby), Carter Mavromatis (Virginia Beach, VA / Cape Henry), Corey Mavromatis (Virginia Beach, VA / Cape Henry), and Eric Gorsline (Virginia Beach, VA / Norfolk Academy) each contributed two or more points. Cody Hornung (Bala Cynwyd, PA / Lower Merion) recorded 11 saves while W&L had advantages in ground balls (33-20), face-offs (won 17-of-24), and shots (40-23).

Stay tuned for game notes to come later. The full tournament schedule is listed below, and for more information on the tournament, visit the ODAC website at www.odaconline.com/tournament/spring/mlax

2012 ODAC Men's Lacrosse Tournament Schedule
Wednesday, April 25 - Quarterfinals
#5 Virginia Wesleyan at #4 Randolph-Macon – TBA
#6 Washington and Lee at #3 Hampden-Sydney – 3:30 pm

Saturday/Sunday, April 28/29 – Semifinals
Winner 4v5 at #1 Lynchburg – TBA
Winner 3v6 at #2 Roanoke - TBA

Saturday/Sunday, May 5/6 - Championship - Highest Seed
Semifinal Winners - TBA