Hillburn, N.Y. (4/29/17) The Dominican College men's lacrosse team fell to the visiting Firebirds from the University of the District of Columbia, 12-6, this afternoon in East Coast Conference (ECC) action played at the Torne Valley Sports Complex. Today was also Senior Day for the Chargers.
Dominican trailed 3-1 following the first quarter, but rallied with three second quarte scores to tie the game, 4-4 at the intermission. The second half belonged to the Firebirds as they outscored the Chargers 8-2 to take home the 12-6 win.
Freshman Nick D'Alessandro (Levittown, N.Y.) scored two goals in the loss to lead the Chargers.
Goalie Villaman tied his career high with 16 saves.
With the loss, Dominican ends the season with an overall record of 6-9 and a 1-7 ECC record.