Swarthmore Swats Shoremen, 11-7

Swarthmore Swats Shoremen, 11-7

Perlow Scores Three Goals in Loss

SWARTHMORE, PA -- Host Swarthmore College outscored visiting Washington College, 8-2, over the middle two quarters en route to an 11-7 Centennial Conference men's lacrosse victory tonight on Clothier Field. The Garnet improved to 2-7 overall and 2-5 in conference play with the win, while the Shorewomen fell to 3-7 and 1-5 with the loss.

Washington held a 3-2 lead early in the second quarter before Swarthmore scored the final four goals of the period to take a 6-3 advantage into halftime following a Gavin Musynske tally with 33 seconds on the clock. The Garnet netted four of the five third-quarter goals to build a 10-4 advantage on a Tyler Bradshaw goal with 1:42 left in the third. Washington scored three of the four fourth-quarter goals to provide the final margin.

Bradshaw scored four goals in the victory for Swarthmore, while John Bukawyn had two goals and one assist. Wes Marcik and Musynske each scored two goals for the Garnet. Kevin Friedenburg made 17 saves between the pipes, while Mark Czernyk was 14-of-21 on face-offs.

Junior attackman Josh Perlow (Owings Mills, MD/Boys Latin) scored three goals to lead the Shoremen, while sophomore midfielder Tom Rixey (Virginia Beach, VA/Norfolk Academy) and sophomore midfielder Dave Lundquist (West Chester, PA/Henderson) each had one goal and one assist for Washington.

The Shoremen return to action Saturday with a 2:00 p.m. Centennial Conference game at Dickinson.