Lasell Advances with GNAC Quarterfinal Win over Rivier

Newton, Mass. Lasell advanced to the Great Northeast Athletic Conference semifinals with a 23-1 victory over Rivier. The win set a new record for single season wins for the program, which improved to 12-4 on the season, surpassing the 11-win total set in 2002.

Junior Dylan Gray broke a pair of single-game records, tallying 12 points on ten goals and two assists. Gray's 10 goals surpassed Alex Zayacs' record of eight goals in a single game and his 12 points broke Lou Lucchetti record of 11 points set in 2006.

Senior Adam Foss set the single game record for face-offs won with 19 wins this afternoon, which also helped him set the single season record for face-offs won with 148 this year. Foss broke the previous record of 135 held by Anthony Erz, set back in 2010.

The Lasers dominated possession, winning 25-28 face-offs in the game and scooping up 56 groundballs to 13 for Rivier. Lasell opened up leads of 7-0 after the first quarter and 16-0 at the half on their way to a 23-1 final.

Rivier finished the year 4-10, while Lasell improved to 12-4 and will host Norwich University in a GNAC semifinal on Friday April 28th at Grellier field.

2012-04-25



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