Storm Opens ECAC Play at Ohio Valley (PREVIEW)

Zach Bruening (Photo courtesy of David Dorn)
Zach Bruening (Photo courtesy of David Dorn)

#1 LAKE ERIE COLLEGE vs. OHIO VALLEY UNIVERSITY

THURSDAY, MARCH 26

6:15 PM

The top-ranked Lake Erie College men's lacrosse team opens Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) play Thursday when they travel to Ohio Valley University for an evening contest.

LAST TIME OUT: The Storm defeated former number one Limestone College 14-12 on the road.  Mitchell Shafer led the Storm with six points (2G, 4A).  Lucas Shafer and Reagan Harding scored three goals apiece.  Nicholas Simonetti picked up the win in net, making 13 saves.

SERIES HISTORY: The Storm is 3-0 all-time against Ohio Valley.  Last year, the Storm topped the Fighting Scots 20-3 in Painesville.  Austin Bishop led the Storm with four goals.

OPPOSITION POSITION: The Fighting Scots are 0-8 this season.  In their most recent contest, they fell to Young Harris 26-11.  Adam Dickson leads Ohio Valley with 19 points.

FORECAST: The Storm stays on the road for an ECAC game at Alderson-Broaddus University on March 28.

-LEC-