No. 12 Generals March Past Shenendoah

WINCHESTER, Va. No. 12 Washington & Lee scored opening 10 goals of the game Wednesday night on its way to a 14-3 ODAC victory over host Shenandoah.

The Generals (12-3, 6-2 ODAC) held Shenandoah (5-10, 0-8) scoreless for the opening 40:45 of the contest as they took the 10-0 advantage.

Freshman Nick Rondeau snapped the string for the Hornets with an unassisted goal at 4:15 before W&L tallied twice in a 40-second span to close out the third quarter.

The two teams then split four goals in the fourth.

Freshman Colin Fowler had the first of the two SU goals, off of a Jeff Geddis assist at 8:32, before Sean Ohlhaver finished off a Bryan Pope feed at 6:10.

Washington & Lee, which had 10 different men register at least one point, outshot its hosts 57-21 and had a 55-33 advantage in groundballs.

The Generals also won 15 of 20 faceoffs and were 23 of 24 on clears.

Senior Tyler Quinn had 11 saves in the losing effort for the Hornets.

Dom Lombardi paced the defense with seven groundballs.

Shenandoah completes its season on Saturday with a 4:00 ODAC game against Lynchburg.

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WINCHESTER, Va. 12th-ranked Washington and Lee jumped to an 8-0 halftime lead and never looked back in claiming a 14-3 victory over Shenandoah on Wednesday evening Shentel Stadium.

Senior attackman Mac Means (Sewickley, Pa./Sewickley Academy) got things started when he scored off an assist from sophomore attackman Tyler Goldman (New York, N.Y./Loomis Chaffee) at the 10:39 mark of the first quarter. Sophomore attackman Cameron Dabir (Grosse Pointe South, Mich./Culver Academy) and junior midfielder Jack Reuter (Rockville Center, N.Y./Chaminade) each scored twice and Means added another tally before the half.

Dabir tacked on two more goals in the third period and senior midfielder Jack Switala (Lloyd Harbor, N.Y./Cold Spring Harbor) scored his second goal of the game as the Generals (12-3, 6-2) extended their lead to 12-1 entering the final period. First-year attackman Nick Rondeau got the Hornets (5-10, 0-8) on the board when he scored unassisted at the 4:15 mark of the third quarter.

W&L held a 57-21 advantage on shots, 55-33 on ground balls and won 15 of 20 faceoffs in the contest.

Dabir led the way with four goals, while Reuter had two goals and one assist. Means and Switala both scored two goals, and Goldman and junior midfielder Drew Kenavan (West Windsor, N.J./West Windsor-Plainsboro) both totaled one goal and one assist.

Sophomore Warren Berenis (Ocoee, Fla./Lake Highland Prep) played the first half in goal, posting two saves with no goals allowed. Junior Dylan Florig (Voorhees, N.J./Eastern Regional) played the next 21 minutes, recording one save with one goal allowed, and first-year Wyatt Devine (Norfolk, Va./Norfolk Academy) played the final nine minutes, totaling two saves with two goals allowed.

Rondeau and first-year attackmen Sean Ohlhaver and Colin Fowler each scored for the Hornets. Senior Tyler Quinn played the initial 55:17 in goal and logged 11 saves with 14 goals allowed. Senior Brett Holmes played the final 4:43 without a save.

Washington and Lee returns to action on Saturday when it travels to Hampden-Sydney for a 1:00 pm contest.

2013-04-24



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