No. 1 Storm Hosts No. 9 Tampa (PREVIEW)

Robert Pelkey (Courtesy of David Dorn)
Robert Pelkey (Courtesy of David Dorn)

#1 LAKE ERIE COLLEGE vs. #9 UNIVERSITY OF TAMPA

April 1

1:00 PM

The top-ranked Lake Erie College men's lacrosse team faces a tough test when they host ninth-ranked University of Tampa.

LAST TIME OUT: The Storm defeated Alderson Broaddus University 16-3 in Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) play.  Reagan Harding scored four goals.  Austin Bishop netted two, assisting on three.  Lucas Shafer tallied five points on one goal, four assists.  Robert Pelkey scored three goals.

SERIES HISTORY: The Storm and the Spartan have met one time previously.  The Spartans picked up a 19-8 last season in Tampa.

OPPOSITION POSITION: The Spartans enter the game with a 10-1 record.  Their lone loss came against Limestone College.  Conor Whipple leads Tampa with 40 points on 23 goals and 17 assists.

FORECAST: The Storm is back in action Saturday (April 4) at Wheeling Jesuit University.

-LEC-