CURRAN LEADS CHARGERS TO VICTORY OVER POST UNIVERSITY
Waterbury, Conn. (3/19/14) Junior midfielder Hunter Curran (Virginia Beach, Va.) had a season high four goals in leading the Dominican College men's lacrosse team to a 9-8 victory over host, Post University, in a non-conference game played today.
With the win, Dominican improves to 1-4 overall.
Curran finished with four game goals and one assist to lead the Charger offense.
The Eagles scored the first goal of the game and led 1-0 at the end of the first quarter, when Dominican came charging back with the first two goals of the second quarter to take a 2-1 lead. Post ended the first half with a 2-1 run to tie the game at 3-3 at halftime.
Wright opened the third quarter scoring on a man-up opportunity off the assist from Reeves to regain a 4-3 advantage and Curran followed with back-to-back unassisted goals to extend the lead to 6-3. Capano ended the third quarter with a goal to make the score 7-4.
In the fourth quarter, the Eagles went on a 3-0 run to tie the game at 7-7 but Curran regained the lead with his third game goal off the pass from Wright with 6:35 remaining. After a Post goal with under three minutes left tied the score at 8-8, Curran netted the game winner with 43 ticks left on the pass from McGregor for the 9-8 win.
Senior Matthew Quinones* (Nanuet, N.Y.) made 20 saves in 60 minutes in the Charger net.