HAMPDEN-SYDNEY, VA - H-SC Lacrosse will look to win their fourth game in a row on Wednesday when the Pride of Greensboro College comes to town for a 6:30 pm game on Hellmuth-Pritzlaff Turf Field. To view the game notes, please click here. There will be live stats for the contest.
- Hampden-Sydney defeated Randolph-Macon 14-9 in the first game under the brand new lights on Hellmuth-Pritzlaff Turf Field.
- The Tigers led 3-0 at the end of the first quarter and 9-4 at halftime.
- Jess Hawthorne and Ryan Martin each contributed four goals while James Hughes posted three.
- Thomas Armstrong dished out two assists to go along with three scores, and Abbot Wallenborn had one goal.
- Jake Koferl had one assist and also went 10-15 on face-offs with six ground balls. Ned Bowden was a force on defense and made four highlight reel quality caused turnovers.
- David Noftsinger and Cody Hornung combined to make 11 saves.
- Greensboro fell 12-10 to Whittier on Saturday.
- The Pride trailed 7-3 at halftime but tied it at 8-8 with 12:32 left in the game.
- Charles Stringfellow, Blaine Wise, and Alex Vander hoff each had two goals. Ryan Kissner had a goal and five assists.
- Skip Jakupi, the NCAA active career leader in face-off wins, is no longer listed on the roster and has not played in the last four games.
- Hampden-Sydney won 16-8 at Greensboro College on March 28, 2012.
- The Tigers trailed 6-4 at halftime but scored 10 straight goals in the second half.
- Micah Keller scored four goals and added three assists for seven points.
- Ryan Martin and Carter Mavromatis each posted three goals and two assists.
- Jess Hawtorne tacked on two goals.
- Mostowy won 11-of-21 face-offs along with 10 ground balls and a goal.
- Cody Hornung made 10 saves while allowing seven goals.
- H-SC held advantages in groundballs (37-28), turnovers (16-23), clears (22-27, 17-24), and shots (42-32).
- Each team won 13 face-offs. H-SC was just 1-7 on extra man opportunities while Greensboro was 1-3.
Scouting the Pride
- The Pride come in to the contest with just a 3-7 record.
- Greensboro has played three ODAC squads in Guilford, Virginia Wesleyan, and Randolph. They lost 10-8 to Guilford and 12-9 to Virginia Wesleyan but beat Randolph 12-5.
- Greensboro has failed to register more than 10 goals in six of its seven losses and has only scored more than 10 in two contests, both wins.
- Skip Jakupi won 60-97 face-offs, but since then, the Pride have gone just 35-99.
- Only three players have scored at least 10 goals with Justin Pearson and Alex Vander hoff leading the way with 11 each.
- Tracy Armstrong has been statistically one of the best takeaway defenseman in Division III this year with 23 caused turnovers.