Side Lines 3/22/17

Men’s Lacrosse: The men’s lacrosse team recorded their fourth win of the season and opened up Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) play with an 8-7 double-overtime victory over Quinnipiac in New Haven, CT on Saturday, Mar. 18. Junior attacker Bryce Wasserman was assisted by junior midfielder Chandler Vanderbeek on the game-winning goal after senior goalkeeper Nick Hreshko’s 12th save of the night. Hreshko was named MAAC Defensive Player of the Week on Monday, Mar. 20. The Hawks snapped the Bobcats’ nine-game conference regular season winning streak, dating back to last season.

“It feels good to be on the right side of an overtime game and start off conference play with a win,” Head Coach Brian Fisher said. “Tonight was as good as it gets in terms of a total team win.”

Monmouth will continue conference play on Saturday, Mar. 25 when it will host Siena on Hesse Field on The Great Lawn at 1 p.m. It will be broadcasted on ESPN3.