Men's Lacrosse Drops First Game of the Season 14-11 to Hampden-Sydney

Men's Lacrosse Drops First Game of the Season 14-11 to Hampden-Sydney

By MacKenzie Tuttle, Digital Content Supervisor

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Eight Vikings added goals in the contest, but the Berry College men’s lacrosse team lost their first game of the season to Hampden-Sydney 14-11 on Sunday afternoon.

HOW IT HAPPENED:

  • Hampden-Sydney was ahead 7-5 at halftime.
  • Berry scored at least two goals in each of the four quarters, but the Tigers’ seven goals in the third quarter were too much to overcome.
  • The Vikings led the game in shots (49-43), while the Tigers led in ground balls (34-31).
  • Berry also forced 15 turnovers to their 13 and won 16 of the game’s 28 face-offs.

BERRY STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:

  • Quentin Johnson: 2 G, A, 15 SH, 6 SOG, 2 GB
  • Justin Westbrook: 2 G, 10 SH, 4 SOG, GB
  • Chris Berchock: 2 G, 4 SH, 3 SOG, 2 GB
  • Jason Wilhelm: G, 5 SH, 3 SOG
  • Hudson Harris: G, A, 5 SH, 3 SOG, 4 GB
  • Cole Johnson: G, 2 SH, SOG, 2 GB, CT
  • Andrew Elgin: G, SH, SOG, GB
  • McKinley Gannon: G, 3 SH, SOG, GB
  • Riley Brogdon: 10 SV, 14 GA

HAMPDEN-SYDNEY STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:

  • Ian Levin: 4 G, 8 SH, 6 SOG, 2 GB
  • Chandler Shaheen: 3 G, 5 SH, 4 SOG, GB
  • Hunter Brown: 2 G, 5 SH, 3 SOG, 3 GB
  • Duncan Morris: 2 G, 9 SH, 5 SOG, 3 GB
  • John Burke: 2 G, 4 SH, 3 SOG
  • Connor Pool: G, 6 SH, 3 SOG, 6 GB, CT

NOTABLES:

  • With the loss, Berry falls to 2-1 overall on the year.
  • Hampden-Sydney improves to 2-0.

UP NEXT:

Berry will play at Colorado College in their next game on Saturday, Feb. 25 at 3:00pm.