Adams' last-minute goal lifts Towson men

May 05, 2002|By FROM STAFF REPORTS

Defender Neil Adams settled a wild game by scoring with 26 seconds left to lift No. 17 Towson to an 18-17 victory over Sacred Heart in a Colonial Athletic Conference men's lacrosse game in Fairfield, Conn.

Trailing 15-13 early in the final quarter, the Tigers (7-5, 4-2) scored four straight goals to take a 17-15 lead. Sacred Heart (6-8, 1-5) tied it before Adams scored the game-winner.

For Towson, Ryan Obloj, Brad Reppert, Colin Meerholz and Hunter Lochte had three goals apiece. Obloj added three assists.

No. 2 Syracuse 15, No. 5 Georgetown 14: Senior attacker Josh Coffman scored a career-high five goals on Senior Day at the Carrier Dome as the Orangemen (12-2) held on to defeat the Hoyas (11-2).

No. 3 Princeton 12, No. 15 Brown 10: B.J. Prager scored four goals, including two during a key 36-second stretch of the first quarter, to lead the visiting Tigers to their eighth straight Ivy League title and ninth in the past 10 years.

Women

Towson 10, Connecticut 5: Stephanie Howell scored three goals, as the host Tigers (7-9) won their first meeting with the visiting Huskies (9-7).

Baltimore Sun Articles
|
|
|
Please note the green-lined linked article text has been applied commercially without any involvement from our newsroom editors, reporters or any other editorial staff.