Cardinals Conquer NESCAC Rival Middlebury

Men’s lacrosse posted a huge win in its home opener March 14, downing NESCAC rival and national powerhouse Middlebury, 8-7.  Middlebury came into the game ranked 4th in the country. Wesleyan was 17th.

Men’s lacrosse posted a huge win in its home opener March 14, downing NESCAC rival and national powerhouse Middlebury, 8-7. Middlebury came into the game ranked 4th in the country. Wesleyan was 17th.

 

Long-pole middie Gabe Kelley '11 scooped up six ground balls during the game.

Long-pole middie Gabe Kelley '11 scooped up six ground balls during the game.

Matt Ward '09 won 12 of 19 faceoffs.

Matt Ward '09 won 12 of 19 faceoffs.

Russ Follansbee '09 scored three goals and dished off three assists.

Russ Follansbee '09 scored three goals and had three assists.

Goalie Mike Borrero '09 turned aside 16 Panther scoring bids. (Photos by Tony Pratt P'10 and Vaughn Winchell)

Goalie Mike Borrero '09 turned aside 16 Panther scoring bids. (Photos by Tony Pratt P'10 and Vaughn Winchell)

Wesleyan defeated NESCAC rival Montclair State during a home game March 16.

Wesleyan also defeated Montclair State 13-10 during a home game March 16.

Dan Latzman '09

Dan Latzman '09 scored three of the team's 13 goals.

Conor Malangone ‘11

Conor Malangone '11 had one assist during the game. (Photos by stevemclaughlinphotography.com)

Information provided by Brian Katten, sports information director.