RICHMOND, — The College of Richmond men’s lacrosse workforce gained a gain over the No. 6 Notre Dame Preventing Irish Saturday afternoon at Robins Stadium in entrance of 1,230 followers.
The gain is Richmond’s fifth over a nationally-rated opponent in the short six-yr history of the plan. The sixth-rated Irish is the optimum rated opponent that the Spiders have defeated in the program’s history.
Ryan Lanchbury led the Spiders on the offensive conclude, tallying 3 ambitions, none even larger than his third and final target in the fourth quarter.
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The Spiders strengthen to 3-1 on the year and 2- at Robins Stadium with the gain. Richmond has now gained 11 straight games at Robins Stadium, and have not dropped a house contest considering that 2017.
Five Spiders put together to obtain the netting on the offensive conclude. Ryan Lee and Tate Gallagher additional a pair of ambitions every single, with incorporating an guide. Teddy Hatfield scored a target and additional guide with five photographs in the victory. Mitch Savoca tallied a target and an guide in the victory with Tyler Shoults finishing with an guide.
The Spiders jumped out to an early 3- lead in the initially quarter and took a 4-1 lead into the next quarter. The Irish countered with a 3-1 next quarter benefit, sending the hosts into the locker area with a 5-4 edge at halftime.
Lee and Gallagher tallied two fast ambitions to open up the next half right before Notre Dame rounded out the third quarter scoring with their lone target of the interval. The Spiders extended their lead to 9-6 in the fourth, and managed to hold off an Irish offensive surge to safe the gain.
Jack Rusboldt played the full 60 minutes in web, recording 11 saves in the victory. The Spider protection held Notre Dame to just eight ambitions, two below their year typical from 2018.
Richmond continues the house stand upcoming Friday as it will host No. 5 Duke, seeking for back again-to-back again wins in opposition to rated opponents for the initially time in plan history. Activity time is set for 7 p.m.