April 2, 2011

Ercole leads Hornets past Eagles

FORT ANN, N.Y. – Lyndon tallied 12 unanswered goals spanning the first two quarters en route to a 16-6 victory over Green Mountain College in North Atlantic Conference men's lacrosse action Saturday at the Golden Goal Tournament Park. The win was Lyndon's first of the season (1-3, 1-0) while the Eagles lost for the third time this season (1-3, 0-1).   

Max Ercole (St. Johnsbury, Vt.) tallied a game-high six markers for the Hornets including five of their first nine. Chris Monsour (Mansfield, Mass.) added four goals and one assist while Dan Randall (Delmar, N.Y.) chipped in with three tallies. Matt Reynolds (New Fairfield, Conn.) finished a superb afternoon in goal with 16 saves on 40 shots faced.

Matt Tarricone notched the first of his team-high three goals at the 12:44 mark of the first quarter giving GMC an early 1-0 edge. Three minutes later, however, Ercole however, leveled the score with his first of the day, spurring the Hornets' big run. Ethan Whaley notched eight saves in goal for the Eagles in the losing effort.