Saturday, March 27 - Lyndon 10, Green Mountain 8
POULTNEY, Vt. - Lyndon improved to 2-0 as they picked up their first conference win of the season topping Green Mountain College 10-8 in North Atlantic Conference action.
Freshman Josh Arango (Salisbury, Mass.) notched three goals and collected three assists to power the Hornets while reigning NAC Player of the Week Chris Mansour (Mansfield, Mass.) added four goals and scooped eight ground balls. Goaltender Ed Horan (Norwood, Mass.) stopped 13 shots to preserve the win for Lyndon.
Max Talsky led the Eagles with three goals and six ground balls while Eric Hansel added a pair of goals and an assist. Keith Drinkwine stopped 22 shots for Green Mountain.
The Hornets took an early lead scoring three goals in the opening period courtesy of Arango and Mansour before Talsky tallied three consecutive goals in the second period to level the score at 3-3. Lyndon's Luke Norman-Lacroix (Barre, Vt.) scored the final goal of the half with 1:25 remaining to send the visitors into the break with a 4-3 advantage. The Hornets blew the game open in the 3rd period scoring five goals including four unanswered, capturing a 9-5 lead.
Green Mountain College battled back in the final 15 minutes notching three goals including a pair from Hansel to draw within a single goal (9-8), but an Arango tally with 4:53 remaining sealed the victory for the Hornets.