Pfeiffer men’s lacrosse wins at Ferrum
Published 12:56 pm Monday, March 8, 2021
The Pfeiffer University men’s lacrosse team doubled-up Ferrum College 18-6 in a nonconference road game on Sunday afternoon at W.B. Adams Stadium
Pfeiffer (2-1) jumped on the Panthers first with a man-up goal at th 13:13 mark by John Allen (Lebanon, Ohio). Ferrum then evened the score at 1-1 with a goal at 9:16. Over the next few minutes, the teams traded goals, with the score at 2-2.
Pfeiffer then went on a three-goal run, grabbing the 5-2 lead after a pair of goals from Quinn Becraft (Huntesville, N.C.) and a single score from Jacob Leone (Raleigh, N.C.). Senior Jared Nelson (Vestal, N.Y.) assisted on the second Becraft goal as well as the Leone goal.
Leading 5-3 going into the second quarter, Ferrum (1-2) drew to within 5-4 with a score at 12:49, but Becraft scored once again on an assist from Nelson, making it 6-4 at the 12:30 mark.
Brevard would score 3:55 before halftime to provide the 6-5 score at the break.
In the third quarter, Pfeiffer scored five straight, including three more from Becraft. Luke Cox (Winston-Salem, N.C.) and Allen also scored man-up goals in that span to push ahead 11-5. A Brevard goal closed the third quarter scoring at 1:12, making it 11-6
Becraft again scored to start the fourth quarter, this time on an assist from Leone. The teams then alternated the next four goals, making it 14-8. Pfeiffer then closed the game with goals at 4:08 by Leone and at 1:49 by Cox, providing the 16-8 final.
Falcon goalkeeper Matt Stocks (Endwell, N.Y.) provided 18 saves on the afternoon while earning the win.
The Falcons will line it up next on Friday, March 12 with a 3:00 p.m. road game at Greensboro College.