PREVIEW: Men’s Lacrosse Welcomes Assumption to Penmen Stadium for Saturday Matinee

PREVIEW: Men’s Lacrosse Welcomes Assumption to Penmen Stadium for Saturday Matinee

Southern New Hampshire University (2-5, 1-3 Northeast-10 Conference)
No. 17 Assumption College (5-3, 2-2 Northeast-10 Conference)
Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 12:00 p.m.
Penmen Stadium - Manchester, N.H.



SERIES: SNHU leads, 24-10
LAST MEETING: Assumption 16, SNHU 7 (03/31/2018 at Worcester, Mass.)

Last time out:
#20 Saint Anselm 15, SNHU 6 (03/27/2019 at Manchester, N.H.)
Streak: Lost 3

Leading Scorers:
#23 Cole Jacobsen, So. (12 goals, 13 assists, 25 points)
#5 Landon Goguen, R-Fr. (8 goals, 9 assists, 17 points)
#40 Stephen Dubois, So. (12 goals, 4 assists, 16 points)
#18 Tom Schutz, Sr. (11 goals, 3 assists, 14 points)
#10 Chris Valentine, Fr. (11 goals, 3 assists, 14 points)

In Goal:
#1 Alex Sturgess, Fr. (2-5, 13.36 GAA, .514 SV%, 377:16 MIN, 89 SV)

Notes: The Penmen look to stop their recent skid when they host No. 17 Assumption College on Saturday. Southern New Hampshire dropped its third-straight contest, all to ranked opponents, as it fell to No. 20 Saint Anselm College by a final of 15-6. The Hawks held a narrow, 3-2, advantage through one quarter of play before going on a 10-goal run to put the game out of reach. Sophomore Cole Jacobsen (Dartmouth, Mass.) led the Penmen attack with four points on two goals and two assists. Freshman Chris Valentine (Derry, N.H.) scored twice, while sophomore Stephen Dubois (Goffstown, N.H.) added two points with a goal and a helper. Freshman goalkeeper Alex Sturgess (Derry, N.H.) registered a career-high 19 saves in the setback.

Last time out: #4 Le Moyne 12, #17 Assumption 5 (03/27/2019 at Worcester, Mass.)
Streak: Lost 1

Leading Scorers:
#10 Travis Reid, Sr. (33 goals, 23 assists, 56 points)
#3 Dan Farrell, Sr. (18 goals, 22 assists, 40 points)
#17 Brett Jennings, Jr. (14 goals, 3 assists, 17 points)
#2 Spencer Marocchini, Jr. (11 goals, 6 assists, 17 points)
#33 Trevor Wilcox, Jr. (11 goals, 5 assists, 16 points)

In Goal:
#0 Colby Hamwey, Sr. (5-3, 10.54 GAA, .586 SV%, 370:02 MIN, 92 SV)

Notes: The 17th-ranked Greyhounds head to Hooksett after to No. 4 Le Moyne College on Wednesday by a final of 12-5. The Dolphins led, 7-4, at the half before scoring five of the game’s next six goals to secure the NE10 win. Senior Dan Farrell (Norwood, Mass.) led the way for Assumption with three assists. Junior Brett Jennings (Montgomery, N.Y.) scored a pair of goals while senior Travis Reid (Raynham, Mass.), junior Trevor Wilcox (Somers, Conn.) and sophomore Anthony D’Angelo (Grafton, Mass.) each added scores. Senior goalie Colby Hamwey (West Yarmouth, Mass.) made 16 saves in the loss.