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Men's Lacrosse beats Wilmington to tie school record for wins

Men's Lacrosse beats Wilmington to tie school record for wins

The Muskingum men's lacrosse team tied the school record for wins in a season after defeating Wilmington on Wednesday evening, 19-12.

  • Records: Muskingum (5-7 overall, 1-4 OAC), Wilmington (2-9 overall, 0-5 OAC)
  • Location: New Concord, Ohio
  • Game Length: 2:15

  • The win also tied the school record for wins in a season with five. The previous record was set in 2017 when Muskingum went 5-10.

  • Sophomore Josh Fletcher guided the Muskies with six goals on 16 shots and dished out three assists.
  • Junior Nick Klinefelter cashed in four goals and one assist.
  • Freshman Zachary Westmeyer tallied four goals and one assist.
  • Freshman Brandon Farley played 60:00 minutes in frame for the Muskies. Farley saved seven shots and allowed 12 goals.
  • Muskingum ended the outing with a 61-29 advantage in shots.
  • Andrew Miller led the Quakers with three goals on four shots.
  • Reed Beavers played 60:00 minutes in goal and made 20 saves.

  • Muskingum took a quick 4-2 lead in the first quarter.
  • In the second quarter, the Muskies gained control, scoring six goals to take a 10-4 lead at the break.
  • Wilmington made a comeback in the third quarter by scoring six goals while Muskingum scored two.
  • The Muskies came out hot in the fourth quarter and tallied seven more goals en route to their first OAC victory.

  • Muskingum next hosts Baldwin Wallace on Saturday, April 13. Game time is slated for 1:00 p.m.