MEN'S LACROSSE HOST SENIOR DAY
Orangeburg, N.Y. (4/27/13) The Dominican College men's lacrosse team fell to Mercy College in East Coast Conference (ECC) action, 12-6, this afternoon in a game played at the DC Lacrosse Field. Today marked the final home game for seniors: #18 Daniel Steigert*, #25 Conlan Pierce*, #26 Andrew Slater* and #40 Justin Sullivan.
Freshman attacker Joseph Ravenell (Copiague, N.Y.) led the Chargers with four game goals and added an assist for a total of five game ponts.
The Mavericks accounted for all of the scoring in the first half as they held a 9-0 lead at halftime.
Dominican rallied in the second half with the first four goals of the third quarter. Ravenell recorded back-to-back unassisted goals to make the score 9-2 and Dertinger followed with two more goals with Ravenell assisting one the latter goal to cut the deficit to 9-4.
MC made the score 10-4 with a goal to close out third quarter play.
Ravenell opened up the fourth quarter with a goal and following a 2-0 spurt by the Mavericks, closed out the game with his team leading 19th goal of the season for the final12-6 score.
Freshman goalie Matthew Quinones (Nanuet, N.Y.) made 30 saves in the loss.
Following the game, the team celebrated the seniors with a pig roast barbeque.