Release: April 11, 2009
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men's lacrosse beats Vermont 8-4
VESTAL, N.Y.-- Senior attack Jake
Boyce and senior midfielder Duncan
Streeten each scored twice, leading Binghamton (2-9,
1-2 AE) to an 8-4 win over Vermont (4-8, 1-2 AE) in an America
East Conference men's lacrosse game on Saturday evening at the
Bearcats Sports Complex. The win snapped the Bearcats' five-game
Boyce scored both of his goals in the opening quarter as the
Bearcats quickly raced out to a 4-2 lead. Streeten also added
one of his goals during than span.
Liam Thomas pulled Vermont to within 4-3 with 9:25 left in the
first half but senior attack Chris
Mulheron answered with a man-up goal four minutes later.
Binghamton reeled off three unanswered goals in the second half,
the final by Streeten with 5:49 left to go in the game. The only
Vermont goal in the final 30 minutes was scored by Thomas with
3:09 remaining in regulation.
Binghamton outshot Vermont 33-29 and won nine of the 16 faceoffs.
The Bearcats also held a 25-20 advantage in ground balls.
Senior goalie Larry
Kline recorded nine saves as did Vermont freshman goalie
Binghamton heads to No. 12 Maryland on Tuesday for a 3 p.m. game.