ATLANTA - 10 different Tigers scored and 11 recorded points on the day as the Sewanee men's lacrosse team cruised to a 20-4 victory over Oglethorpe Saturday afternoon.
INSIDE THE MATCHUP
Final Score: Sewanee (7-3, 2-0) 20, Oglethorpe (4-5, 0-1) 4
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HOW IT HAPPENED
-Sewanee scored the first eight goals of the contest before the home team scored with 9:56 left in the second quarter.
-The Purple and Gold added 10 more goals in the second half, eight coming in the final 15 minutes to cap a perfect spring break of competition, playing in three games.
-This is the 13th game in program history where the Tigers have eclipsed 20 goals or more in a contest.
SEWANEE KEY STATISTICS
-Thomas Oliver led the Tigers with eight points, scoring five times and adding three assists.
-Drew Mullen scored four points with two goals and assists each. He also collected six ground balls.
-Henry Burns added four goals and three ground balls.
-Nico Ferrari won 16-of-24 face offs and recorded eight ground ball.
-Penn Mayhew (1-0) saved seven shots in 30 minutes between the pipes.
OGLETHORPE KEY STATISTICS
-Tyler Rover scored twice to lead the Petrels.
-Addison Irwin (4-5) saved 21 shots for OU.
Sewanee's final homestand of the 2019 regular season will take place this weekend. The Tigers will first host Transylvania in the team's final non-conference game of the season Friday.