First Half Dooms Pirates at Randolph-Macon - Southwestern University

First Half Dooms Pirates at Randolph-Macon

First Half Dooms Pirates at Randolph-Macon

ASHLAND, Va. – Randolph-Macon scored 11 unanswered first half goals en-route to an 18-1 men's lacrosse victory over the Pirates on Sunday afternoon.

Randolph-Macon scored two goals in the opening two minutes and added a steady barrage of goals to lead 11-0 at halftime and added four more goals in the third period to put Southwestenr down 15-0 through three.

Jamie Long (pictured) scored the lone goal for the Pirates to keep from being shutout.

The Jackets held a 46-9 edge in shots, a 35-10 advantage in the groundball battle, while Chris O'Quain recorded nine saves and Donnie Murray one in the cage.

Southwestern returns home to face Grand Canyon on Thursday, March 4rd at 3:00 pm.