Men's lacrosse hosts Binghamton Saturday

Sophomore Mike Andreassi

April 5, 2013

Stony Brook, N.Y. -

Game #11: Stony Brook (6-4, 1-0 AE) vs. Binghamton (4-5, 0-1 AE)
Sat., Apr. 6  •  Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium  •  Stony Brook, N.Y.  •  4 p.m.


The Last Meeting
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April 7, 2012
Vestal, N.Y.
Rooney, Brady lead Men's Lacrosse past Binghamton, 13-5
Redshirt freshman Mike Rooney (East Islip, N.Y.) scored a career-high five goals and three other players scored two goals as the Stony Brook men's lacrosse team (3-7, 2-0 America East) topped Binghamton (3-7, 0-2), 13-5, Saturday night at the Bearcats Sports Complex.


Stony Brook Seawolves (6-4)
Head Coach: Jim Nagle, second season
Overall Record: 164-117
Record at SBU: 13-14

Binghamton Bearcats (4-5)
Head Coach: Scott Nelson, second season
Overall Record: 239-124
Record at BU: 8-14

About the Game
Looking to start conference play 2-0 for a fourth straight season, the Stony Brook men's lacrosse team hosts Binghamton Saturday afternoon at 4 p.m.  The Seawolves have won eight straight against the Bearcats and 10 of 13 overall.

Scouting Binghamton
Binghamton lost to Albany, 21-8, in its America East opener last week.  Juniors Michael Antinozzi (3) and Brandon Planck combined for five of the Bearcats' eight goals.  Junior Matt Springer leads the team with 17 goals.  Antinozzi and Planck and second and third with 14 and 10 goals, respectively.  Sophomore Tucker Nelson has 19 assists.  Junior Alex Doerflein is 92 of 169 (.544) from the 'X' with 69 ground balls.  Junior Max Schefler has been impressive in goal, registering a save percentage of .598 and a 9.08 goals against average.



Last Time Out
Freshman Brody Eastwood (Victoria, British Columbia) tied a career-high with five goals as the Stony Brook men's lacrosse topped Vermont, 19-10, Saturday afternoon at Virtue Field.  Senior Jeff Tundo (Orchard Park, N.Y.) added three goals and three assists for the Seawolves (6-4, 1-0), who won their America East opener for a fourth straight season.

Freshman Dan Shaughnessy (Sudbury, Mass.) was outstanding in his return to the starting lineup, finishing with 14 saves.

Freshmen Jake Sichenzia (Sayville, N.Y.) and Chris Hughes (Oceanside, N.Y.) and senior JJ Laforet chipped in with two goals apiece for Stony Brook, which had 10 different goal scorers.

Laforet added six ground balls and three caused turnovers.

Drew Philie led Vermont (3-7, 1-0) with three goals and an assist.