Western men win third straight with 14-9 win at Vassar
|Western Connecticut (4-1)||2||3||7||2||14|
|G: 3 Players (#8, #28, #29 - 3)||G: Noah Parson - 5|
|A: Ryan Foster - 3||A: 2 Players (#7, #21 - 2)|
|Sv: Chris Alexander - 11||Sv: Andrew Nicol - 18|
|GB: Ryan Foster - 8||GB: Scott Brekne - 17|
|Team Statistics||Western Connecticut||Vassar|
|Face Offs Won||11||15|
POUGHKEEPSIE, NY - With the score tied 5-5 at the half, the Western Connecticut State University men's lacrosse team outscored Vassar College 7-0 in the third quarter on its way to a 14-9 victory Wednesday evening, moving the Colonials to 4-1 overall on the season.
The Colonials were led by junior attack Ryan Foster (Ledyard, CT) who scored a hat-trick and assisted on three other goals. Also scoring a trio of goals were Anthony Nejame (Danbury, CT) and Nate Wilson (Norwich, CT). John Foristall (Danbury, CT) added a pair of goals for Western, which has now won three straight games.
Vassar, 2-3, was led by Noah Parson's five goals.
Chris Alexander (Swansey, NH) earned the victory in goal for Western. He made 11 saves and improves to 3-0 on the year.
Andrew Nicol registered 18 saves for the Brewers before yielding to Ben Lehr for the final 5:37. Lehr made one save and allowed a goal.
Western plays host to Plattsburgh State this Saturday, March 16 at the WAC. Face-off is slated for 6 pm.