#Seawolves back at LaValle to face Sacred Heart Tuesday
March 10, 2014
Stony Brook, N.Y. -
Game #6: Stony Brook (2-3) vs. Sacred Heart (1-3)
Tues, Mar. 11 • Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium • Stony Brook, N.Y. • 6 p.m.
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Stony Brook Seawolves (2-3)
Head Coach: Jim Nagle, third season
Career Record: 167-125
Record at SBU: 16-22
Record vs. SHU: 5-1
Sacred Heart Pioneers (1-3)
Head Coach: Jon Basti, first season
Career Record: 23-13
Record at SHU: 1-3
Record vs. SBU: 0-0
Faceoff: The Stony Brook men's lacrosse team will cap a three-game homestand with a non-conference contest against Sacred Heart Tuesday night. The Seawolves enter tomorrow's game having lost to No. 1 Maryland, 11-8, last Saturday. The Pioneers earned their first victory of the season after an 11-10 win over Providence.
Opponent: Senior Cody Marquis leads the Pioneers with seven assists and 15 points. Junior Jon Flood, a transfer from Jacksonville, has started all four games in goal. He's registered a 9.20 goals against average and a .582 save percentage. Junior Joe Kemp has taken the majority of the draws, winning 41 of 78 (.526). In addition to facing Stony Brook, Sacred Heart will face Hartford and Vermont in consecutive games.
Series: Last year's 12-10 win over Sacred Heart was the first all-time meeting between the two schools. The Seawolves overcame a 5-0 deficit in the first quarter. Sophomore Challen Rogers had three goals last season.
Up Next: Stony Brook will travel across Long Island Sound to face Fairfield on Saturday, March 15 at 1 p.m.