April 23, 2012

Game Notes: Head Coach Ray Rostan Goes for Win #300 In ODAC Tournament

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Hampden-Sydney (9-6 / 5-2 ODAC) vs. Washington & Lee (8-8 / 3-4 ODAC)
Wednesday, April 25 | 3:30 pm | Hampden-Sydney, VA

Last Time Out for the Tigers

  • Hampden-Sydney defeated Randolph 14-5 on Senior Day.
  • Randolph briefly led 2-1 late in  the first quarter, but the Tigers tied it at 2-2 before time expired.
  • H-SC then scored 10 of the next 11 goals to end all doubt.
  • Senior Kyle Fox had a career day, posting seven points on three goals and four assists.
  • Thomas Armstrong had three scores while Carter Mavromatis had two goals and three assists.
  • James Hughes, Ryan Martin, Evan Boden, and Eric Gorsline each added two points.
  • Dontae Buck won 9-of-17 face-offs with five ground balls and three caused turnovers. Nate Norbo posted a goal, five ground balls, and three caused turnovers.
  • Hampden-Sydney held advantages in shots (46-15), ground balls (55-37), and turnovers (17-33).
  • The Tigers went 20-for-21 on clears compared to just 23-for-36 for the WildCats.

Last Time Out for the Generals

  • Washington & Lee defeated Randolph-Macon 14-13 in overtime on Saturday.
  • Randolph-Macon led at the end of the first, second and third quarters but was outscored 4-2 in the fourth.
  • W&L's face-off specialist Jared Mitchell had an incredible performance, winning 21-of-27 face-offs with 18 ground balls, one goal, and one assist.
  • Luke Heinsohn, also a member of the football team, had four goals, including the game-winner, and one assist.
  • Cameron Dabir posted two goals and one assist while Scott Meehan had three goals.
  • Tyler Midwinter led R-MC with two goals and four assists. Jake Leddy had three goals and an assist, and Jason Andrew contributed one score and two helpers.
  • W&L held a 39-25 advantage in ground balls and outshot the Yellow Jackets 44-32.
  • Randolph-Macon was limited to an 0-5 output on extra man opportunities.

The Last Time These Two Met    

  • The Tigers defeated Washington & Lee 11-9 in Lexington, VA.
  • Washington & Lee led 8-7 after three quarters. H-SC outscored them 4-1 in the final frame.
  • The Generals outshot the Tigers 40-23.
  • W&L won 17 of 24 faceoffsWashington & Lee went 15-15 on clears while Hampden-Sydney was 14-21.
  • H-SC committed 20 turnovers compared to 19 for W&L. The Generals held a 33-20 advantage in groundballs.
  • Goalkeepking proved to be the difference in the game as Cody Hornung had 11 saves but Patrick Jennings only had five.
  • Micah Keller had three goals, Thomas Armstrong two goals and one assist, and Jess Hawthorne had two scores.
  • Carter Mavromatis contributed a goal and two assists, Corey Mavromatis had two helpers, and Ryan Martin had one goal and one assist.

In the 2012 National Ranks

  • 4 - Ca. Mavromatis, Career Assists (99)*
  • 6 - Brad Mostowy, Career GBs (313)*
  • 8 - Micah Keller, Career Goals (146)*
  • 9 - Mostwoy, Career Faceoff Wins (463)*
  • 10 - Mostowy, Career GBs/Game (6.52)*
  • 12 - Mavromatis, Assists/Game (2.27)
  • 15 - Micah Keller, Career Points (186)*
  • 21 - Mavromatis, Career Points (172)*
  • 23 - Mavromatis, Car. Assts/Gm (1.52)*
  • 27 - Mostowy, GBs/Game (6.4)
  • 29 - Assists Per Game (6.73)
  • 33 - Points Per Game (17.6)
  • 33 - Man-Up Offense (0.324)
  • 39 - Scoring Offense (10.87)
  • 47 - Ground Balls Per Game (34.8)
  • 48 - Mavromatis, Points/Game (3.6)
  • 53 - Scoring Margin (1.67)
  • 56 - Win Percentage (0.600)
  • 57 - Micah Keller, Goals/Game (2.33)
  • 59 - Man-Down Defense (0.766)
  • 73 - Cody Hornung, GAA (9.13)
  • 79 - Face-Off Win Percentage (0.486)

*Active Players Only

The Numbers Game

  • 299 wins for Head Coach Ray Rostan.
  • 3rd - Carter Mavromatis' rank in single season assists with a career-high 31
  • 2nd - Mavromatis' rank in H-SC career midfielder points.
  • 7 points for Kyle Fox against Randolph, a career high.
  • 5 assists needed for Carter Mavromatis to break into the top five in ODAC history.

Looking at Washington & Lee

  • Washington & Lee is 8-8 overall with a 3-4 ODAC record.
  • The Generals finished in a three-way tie for fourth in the ODAC but lost the tiebreaker to get the #6 seed.
  • W&L's face-off unit has been the best in the ODAC all season long as they have won 67% of their tries in ODAC games.
  • The Generals boast a balanced offense with four players having contributed 19 or more goals and four playerss with 13 or more assists.
  • Patrick Jennings and Warren Berenis have split time in net. Barenis has started the last six games and played more than half of the time in seven.
  • Top defenseman Joe LaSala has either not played or been limited in three straight contests.
  • W&L ranks 1st in the ODAC in conference-only games in clears and man-up percentage while placing seconds in goals against average.