SACRED HEART (2-4) vs. HARTFORD (2-5)
Game 06 * Fairfield, Conn. * 3:00 p.m. * Campus Field
Setting the Scene… The Sacred Heart men's lacrosse team returns home for a pair of games this week starting Wednesday afternoon against Hartford. The Pioneers are coming off a 12-11 loss at Vermont on Saturday, ending a two-game winning streak. The Hawks snapped a two-game slide with a 15-12 win at home over Quinnipiac on Satruday.
Last Time Out… The Pioneers rallied back from five-goals down to tie late in the fourth quarter but Vermont's Connor McNamara delivered the game-winner scoring with 10 seconds left to give the Catamounts their first win of the season, 12-11, on Saturday afternoon at Virtue Field. For the Pioneers, it was their fourth loss this season by two goals or less. Sophomore midfielder Tom Sardelli (Rochester, MI) scored three goals to lead eight Pioneers who found the scoring column on Saturday. Sophomore defender Andrew Newbold (Loveland, OH) scored a pair of goals in the loss.