#Seawolves rally falls short against Maryland
March 8, 2014
Stony Brook, N.Y. -
Down 9-3, the Stony Brook men's lacrosse team got within two goals, but No. 1 Maryland held on for an 11-8 win over Seawolves before a crowd of 2,964 Saturday at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium.
Sophomore Matt Schultz (Smithtown, N.Y.) scored twice in a five-goal fourth quarter for the Seawolves (2-3), who overcame a six-goal deficit to get within 9-7 with 8:24 left in regulation.
Sophomore Challen Rogers (Coquitlam, British Columbia) added a goal and an assist, extending his point streak to 21 straight games.
Mike Chanenchuk led Maryland (5-0) with four goals.
Head Coach Jim Nagle's Reaction
After a successful clear by the Seawolves with 10:50 to go in the fourth, Schultz found senior Cody Vassallo (Elmont, N.Y.) streaking down the right side for the goal.
Sophomore Frank Lucatuorto (Stony Brook, N.Y.), making his first appearance of the season, caused a turnover, and sophomore Lucas Rock (Bay Shore, N.Y.) corralled the ground ball. Following the clear, sophomore Chris Hughes (Oceanside, N.Y.) found Schultz, whose jump shot sneaked past Niko Amato with 8:24 left.
Maryland answered with two goals two minutes apart, re-taking an 11-7 lead with 4:41 remaining in the game. Andreassi scored an unassisted goal with 1:12 for his second two-goal effort in as many games.
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