PAXTON, Mass. –The Anna Maria College men's lacrosse team soared past the visiting Wildcats of Wheelock College, 10-3 in non-conference action on Wednesday evening at AMCAT field. The AMCATS improve to 2-1 on the season while the Wildcats fall to 0-1.
Freshman Brandon Pavoni (Granby, Mass.) led the AMCATS to victory with five points from three goals and two assists on the night. Junior midfielder, Ryan Rockwal (Chicopee, Mass.) followed Pavoni's lead with three points on the night from his three goals. Freshman midfielder Tre Demers (Granby, Mass.) totaled a game-high five ground balls to go along with a caused turnover.
HOW IT HAPPENED
Sophomore Paul Schwarz (Staten Island, Mass.) totaled 18 saves in net for the AMCATS to earn a 2-1 record on the season. DiMassa recorded 11 saves in the loss for Wheelock.
Anna Maria was victorious on nine of 17 face-offs on the evening. Freshman Brendan Bartlett (Tyngsboro, Mass.) went 7-of-15 in face-offs while Wheelock's Josh Simmons won 8-of-15 face-offs.
Anna Maria returns to action on Saturday, March. 4 as they travel to Nichols College for a 11:00 a.m. non-conference contest. Wheelock returns to action on Sunday, March. 5 as they travel to Dean College for a non-conference match up.