Saturday, the men’s lacrosse team defeated Pfeiffer University Falcons 14-7 boosting their 8-1 winning record. The Falcons scored first less than a minute into the game. Six minutes later, senior Taylor Mansfield scored to tie the game at 1-1.
The win against Pfeiffer took the team’s record to 9-1. The team’s offense was led by Taylor Mansfield who scored 7 goals. Dylan Gelven scored 2 goals and Matt Delmonico added three goals and two assists. Additional goals were brought on by James Delaney and Kevin Cala, each scoring one goal apiece.
This game was Mansfield’s highest scoring of the season bringing his total goals for the season to 27. The team has won all five of its conferences matches and has a 4-1 record outside the conference.
“Goaltender Christopher Ilse recorded 13 saves in the net for Seton Hill. The Griffins will travel to Lindenwood on Friday for the next contest at 7:00 p.m.,” according to the Seton Hill athletics press release.
“Due to concern for the physical health and emotional well being of our student-athletes, Seton Hill University and its Athletics Department has decided to cancel the remainder of the 2013 women’s lacrosse season. The team had five games remaining to be played on its schedule.”