Storm Looks For Two Straight Against Battlers (PREVIEW)

Macgregor Johnston (Photo by Baker Media Productions)
Macgregor Johnston (Photo by Baker Media Productions)


Saturday, March 22 at 1:00 p.m.

Jack Britt Memorial Stadium in Painesville, Ohio

STORM LOOKS FOR TWO STRAIGHT: The Lake Erie College men's lacrosse team looks for two straight wins as they host Alderson-Broaddus University in an ECAC contest.

LAST TIME OUT: The Storm handily defeated  Ohio Valley University 20-3 on Wednesday (March 19).  Trevor Tarte and Austin Bishop led the Storm with four goals apiece while Nico Summaria netted three.  Four other LEC players had a pair of goals.  Rashad Brown went 16-of-18 on faceoffs, grabbing seven groundballs and assisting on two goals.

OPPOSITION POSITION: The Battlers are 0-7 this season.  In their most recent outing, they fell at Mount Olive College 20-3.  Keir Yonge leads Alderson-Broaddus with 20 points.  Yonge and Joe Ravenell have scored 13 goals apiece.  In net, Jay Kuhn leads the Battlers with 71 saves. 

SERIES HISTORY: The teams have met just one time prior. Last season, the Storm defeated the Battlers 25-3.  Andrew Stockton and Trevor Tarte had four goals apiece in the game. 

BAKULAR NAMED ECAC CO-DEFENSIVE POW: Senior defender Adam Bakular was named ECAC Co-Defensive Player of the Week for his play at 11th-ranked Pfeiffer over the weekend.  Bakular caused a career-high seven turnovers while grabbing three ground balls.  On the season, Bakular has tallied 11 caused turnovers, nine groundballs and one assist. 

FORECAST: The Storm wrap-up their three game homestand Wednesday (March 26) against Wheeling Jesuit University.