MILTON, Mass. – With four different players scoring three or more goals the Colonels of Curry College downed lacrosse by the final of 20-6 Sunday afternoon at Walter M. Katz Field.
UMass Boston 6, Curry College 20
UMass Boston (0-2)
Curry College (1-1)
HOW IT HAPPENED
Harrison Fallon led the Colonel's attack with four goals and two assists for a game-high six points. Devin Newell also played a major part in Curry's win as he registered five points (3g, 2a).
For the Beacons Michael Claflin (Newton, Mass.) was the lone player to finish with two goals, while he also had one assist for a team-high three points.
Just one week after recording a career-high mark in saves, Cameron Dixson (Wayland, Mass.) had another impressive showing between the pipes. The senior made 23 saves on what was a very busy day for UMB's defense as they faced over 70 shots.
Conor Lenfest (Waltham, Mass.) also had a solid day for the Beacons as he scored one goal and had one assist. He also had three ground balls and one caused turnover.
Matt Murphy (Watertown, Mass.) led the Beacons defense with four ground balls and had a team-leading three face-off wins.
BY THE NUMBERS
- On the day the Beacons finished with 34 shots with 21 of these ending up on goal
- The Beacons had 19 ground balls and were 20-for-21 on clear attempts
- Combined the two teams recorded 18 man-up opportunities with Curry scoring four man-up tallies
- All-time the Beacons are now 18-7 against Curry
The Beacons will face Husson University on Tuesday at 2 p.m. at ForeKicks Taunton in Taunton, Massachusetts. The complex is located at 223 Fremont Street in Taunton, Mass. 02780.