SEWANEE, Tenn. - The Sewanee men's lacrosse team bounced back from Friday night's defeat with a 14-2 victory over Hendrix on Sunday afternoon from historic Hardee-McGee Field at Harris Stadium.
INSIDE THE MATCHUP
Final Score: Sewanee (8-5, 4-1) 14, Hendrix (6-9, 1-4) 2
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-After a Hendrix goal with 4:29 left in the opening quarter, the Tigers held the Warriors scoreless for the next 35-plus minutes en route to an 11-0 run during the time.
-Daniel Burnum scored twice and assisted on three Sewanee shots for five total points.
-As a team, Sewanee won 15-of-20 faceoffs. Alex DiNardon won 9-of-12, while Ryan Stubits collected six wins out of eight attempts.
-Bryce Womack (5-3) earned the win in the cage, saving seven shots in 30 first half minutes.
HENDRIX KEY STATISTICS
-Max Lynch and Garrett Brown each scored a goal for the Warriors.
-Samuel Martin scooped up six grounders, while Reed Mershon caused two turnovers.
The regular season concludes on Saturday with a key Southern Athletic Association matchup with Berry at Historic Hardee-McGee Field at Harris Stadium. The winner of the match will earn the No. 2 seed in the 2018 SAA Men's Lacrosse Tournament and will the right to a first round bye. The loser will host the No. 6 seed on Friday, April 20.