Fifteen Players Score as No. 2 Mustangs Erupt for 22 Goals in Win Over Hood
OWINGS MILLS, Md. - A total of 15 players scored at least one point, 10 of which had at least one goal as the No. 2-ranked Stevenson men's lacrosse team scored a season-high 22 goals, including 11 in the first quarter en route to a 22-3 Commonwealth Conference victory over Hood Saturday at Mustang Stadium.
The 22 goals scored by the Mustangs (7-1, 2-0 MAC) are their most since they had 23 in a 23-4 victory over Hood on Mar. 2, 2011.
Meanwhile, Stevenson's 76 shots are the team's most since it also had 76 in a 14-13 loss versus Tufts on Mar. 23, 2011.
Led by five goals from sophomore Mark Pannenton (Niskayuna, N.Y./Niskayuna), the Mustangs scored 11 first-quarter goals, one shy of the school record of 12. Stevenson also had 11 goals in the second quarter of a 30-6 victory versus Hood on Apr. 11, 2008.
Pannenton finished the game with eight goals, one shy of the school record of nine set by Steve Kazimer in a 19-13 win over Messiah at home Mar. 1, 2008.
Stevenson led 11-1 after the first quarter and 15-1 at the half. The team held a 41-7 advantage in shots in the first half and a 36-17 margin in ground balls. The Mustangs also won 13-of-18 first-half faceoffs and had just five turnovers while forcing 12.
Junior Chris Dashiell (Salisbury, Md./Parkside) totaled three of his career-high five assists in the first half. He also had five assists in a 19-3 win at Wesley on Mar. 28, 2012. The school record for assists is seven set by Jimmy Dailey in 2007 and Bob Rineheimer in 2001.
Dashiell and sophomore Sam Wyatt (Brentwood, Tenn./Human Services) each had six ground balls.
Sophomore Billy Burgoyne (Boonton Township, N.J./Mountain Lakes) finished with four points, including three goals, both career-highs.
Sophomore Colin Dabney (Kensington, Md./Walter Johnson) and freshman Matt Burns (Grand Haven, Mich./Grand Haven) each netted their first career goals in the four quarter to provide the final 19-goal margin of victory for Stevenson.
Doug Brisbane had two goals to lead Hood while John Martin totaled 13 saves over 31 minutes.
Stevenson hosts Lebanon Valley on Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.