UNION, N.J. (3/3/18)- Propelled by a nine-goal second half, the Kean University men's lacrosse team came away with a 12-5 victory over Emmanuel College on Saturday afternoon.
"It was nice to get the win against them today since they upset us last season in Boston", said Head Coach Shelley Sheiner.l
After opening the game with three unanswered goals, the Saints responded with three unanswered of their own to even the contest at 3-3 with less than seven minutes remaining in the third.
The Cougars made their move by netting six unanswered, including three from Roberto in the third and two from Blackley in the fourth, as Kean broke the game wide open with a 12-3 lead midway through the final quarter.
"When we get rolling we can be a pretty dangerous team, but we still need to put a complete game together", said Sheiner.
EC senior goalie Austin Rosenberg made 14 saves in his 2018 debut.
Coach Sheiner and the Cougars will return to action in Doylestown, Pa. on Wednesday, Mar. 7th, against the Aggies of Delaware Valley University at 7:00 p.m. The Saints return to action on Monday when they play Misericordia down in Clearwater, Fla. at 7:00 p.m.