April 15, 2009
McDaniel rallies for OT win at Franklin & Marshall
LANCASTER, Pa. – Matthew Daley (Wilmington,
Del./A.I. Dupont) recorded a career-high four goals,
including the game-winner just nine seconds into the
first overtime to lead McDaniel to a 10-9 come-from-behind victory
over Franklin & Marshall in Centennial Conference (CC)
men’s lacrosse action on Wednesday.
The Green Terror (9-4, 3-3 CC), who got a game-high five points
from Mike Hatton (Corning, N.Y./Corning East) on
three goals and two assists, overcame a 9-6 deficit early in the
fourth quarter for its third one-goal win of the
Noah Wilkinsky led the Diplomats (3-8, 1-5 CC)
with four goals.
Out of a timeout, Daley completed his hat trick, finishing a Hatton
helper with 9:58 to play to pull his team within 9-7.
With 2:53 to play, Warner made it a one-goal game with an
unassisted tally before Hatton evened the game 40 seconds later and
forced the extra session before Daley won it.
Jeff Ritter staked Franklin & Marshall to a
1-0 lead just 1:24 into the game before Hatton evened the game
nearly a minute later.
Wilkinskyfinished a Jay Ridinger feed with 2:54 to
play in the first period before Ritter stretched the lead 3-1 with
33 seconds to play in the quarter.
Daleyclosed the deficit to 3-2 13 seconds later before Bill
Warner (Yardley, Pa./LaSalle) evened the game just 10
seconds later off a Hatton feed.
Daley and Hatton each finished feeds from Gibbs Preston
(Baltimore, Md./McDonogh) in the second quarter to take a
5-3 lead into the break.
Wilkinsky finished a solo run 1:13 into the third quarter before
Kevin Kilpatrick knotted the game at 5-all just
2:19 later off a pass from Colin
Preston once again gave the Green Terror a one-goal edge just over
a minute later but Oliver scored unassisted with 4:02 to play in
the third quarter to tie the game for the fourth time.
Wilkinsky scored with 2:35 remaining in the third quarter and 1:04
into the fourth period to give Franklin & Marshall to an 8-6
With 12:24 to play, Jake Gladstone stretched the
lead to three.
McDaniel returns to action at home against Haverford on Saturday.
Game time is 3 p.m.
McDaniel (9-4, 3-3
Franklin & Marshall (3-8, 1-5
McDaniel: Matthew Daley 4, Mike Hatton 3,
Bill Warner 2, Gibbs Preston.
Franklin & Marshall: Noah Wilkinsky 4,
Jeff Ritter 2, Sean Oliver, Kevin Kilpatrick, Jake Gladstone.
McDaniel: Preston 3, Hatton 2, DJ Rickels,
Franklin & Marshall: Colin McKew 2, Jay
Shots: M 26, F 29. Ground
Balls: M 27, F 19. Goalies: M (Kenny
McHugh 42:25 – 4 saves, 7 GA; Brad Motley 18:44 – 3
saves, 2 GA), F (Chris Marcozzi 61:09 – 6 saves, 10 GA).
Extra-Man: M 1 of 3, F 0 of 5.
Face-Offs: M 11, F 11. Clearing:
M 13 of 15, F 12 of 16. Penalties: M 5 for 3:30, F
3 for 1:30