Release: April 10, 2010
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men's lacrosse loses 12-6 to UMBC
VESTAL, N.Y.-- Rob Grimm had three goals and a pair of assists,
leading UMBC (2-7, 1-1 AE) to a 12-6 win over Binghamton (3-8,
0-2 AE) in an America East Conference men's lacrosse game at
the Bearcats Sports Complex on Saturday evening. The game marked
the first of four straight conference contests for the Bearcats.
With the game tied at 2-2 after one quarter, the visiting Retrievers
scored seven unanswered goals to go up 9-2 with 3:13 left in
the third quarter. Grimm had a goal and an assist during that
The Bearcats countered with four straight goals, trimming the
deficit to 9-6 with 12:45 left in regulation. Freshman attack
Springer and senior mdifielder Andy
Cook each had a goal and an assist during that span. Both
players finished with two goals and an assist for the game.
UMBC, however, slammed the door with three goals in a span of
2:15 to take a commanding 12-6 lead with 6:12 left in regulation.
Grimm had his final goal and final assist during that decisive
Binghamton outshot UMBC 30-29 for the game. The Retrievers won
11 of the 21 faceoffs.
Binghamton hosts Stony Brook next Saturday at 7 p.m.