April 10, 2004
LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. - Marist scored four goals in the final quarter to capture a 9-5 victory over Siena College in MAAC men's lacrosse action this afternoon in Loudonville, N.Y. With the loss the Saints drop to 0-7 (0-5 MAAC) on the season and the Red Foxes improve to 5-4 (4-0 MAAC) overall.
The Saints jumped out to a 3-2 advantage after the first period with goals from Dan Wolpert, Matt Walsh and Eric Morrissey. The Red Foxes battled back in the second with goals from Tim Iuculano and Keith Detelj to bring the game to a 4-4 tie at the half.
Nearly four minutes went by in the third, before Keith Detelj notched his third goal of the game to give the Red Foxes a 5-4 advantage. The Saints answered in the fourth quarter with a goal from Greg Powell. But a late fourth quarter surge by the Marist proved too much for the Saints. Marist scored four unanswered goals to close out the game with a 9-5 victory.
Eric Morrissey led the Saints in scoring with two goals. Keith Detelj had five goals for the Red Foxes, including the game-winner.
Keeper David Jalette made 12 saves for the Saints, while Marist goaltender Steve Gravino also had 12.
Siena 3 1 0 1 5
Marist 2 2 1 4 9
Siena- Eric Morrissey (2G), Dan Wolpert (1G, 1A), Matt Walsh (1G, 1A), Greg Powell (1G), Freddie Stradinger (1A).
Marist- Keith Detelj (5G), Brian Diele (2G, 1A), Billy Duerr (1G, 1A), Josh Ben-Eliyahu (1G, 1A).
Siena- David Jalette (60 min., 9 GA, 12 SV)
Marist- Steve Gravino (60 min., 5 GA, 12 SV)
Shots: Marist 29, Siena 29
Ground Balls: Marist 18, Siena 24
Extra-Man Opportunities: Marist 1/4, Siena 0/6
Clears: Marist 10/3, Siena 14/10
Face-offs: Marist-12, Siena-7