GAMBIER, Ohio - The Sewanee men's lacrosse team suffered a 12-9 setback to the Lords of Kenyon College Sunday afternoon from McBride Field.
INSIDE THE MATCHUP
Final Score: Kenyon (3-0) 12, Sewanee (1-3) 9
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HOW IT HAPPENED
-After Sewanee started the contest with an unassisted goal by Phillip Yonge, Kenyon scored four straight times to lead 4-1 with 5:54 left in the opening quarter.
-Trailing 6-3 with 13:43 left in the second quarter, Sewanee's Thomas Lynde responded with two goals to trail 6-5 at the intermission.
-However, three straight goals by Kenyon in the first five minutes of the fourth period was the deciding factor, as the Lords outscored the Tigers 4-1 in the final quarter.
SEWANEE KEY STATISTICS
-Thomas Lynde led Sewanee with three goals and an assist.
-Ryan Stubits won 12 face offs and scooped up seven ground balls.
-Bryce Womack (1-3) saved 12 shots and forced two turnovers.
KENYON KEY STATISTICS
-Matt Pollack finished with six points with five goals and an assist.
-David Metzger (3-0) saved 10 shots in between the pipes.
The Tigers are back home for a three-game homestand Wednesday night against Piedmont.