Men's Lacrosse beats Ferrum at Blue Ridge Classic

Men's Lacrosse beats Ferrum at Blue Ridge Classic

The Muskingum men's lacrosse team beat host Ferrum at the Blue Ridge Classic on Sunday afternoon, 11-7.

The Basics

  • Records: Muskingum (3-1 Overall), Ferrum (1-4 Overall)
  • Location: W.B. Adams Stadium – Ferrum, Virginia
  • Attendance: 82


  • Muskingum secured 20 faceoff wins for the second time this season, ranking second all-time for a game's faceoff wins.
  • Muskingum is off to a 3-1 start for the second straight year.

How it Happened

  • Muskingum led 5-4 after the opening frame of play.
  • Ferrum outscored the Muskies 2-1 in the second quarter. The Muskies and Panthers entered the break knotted at 6-6.
  • Muskingum seized control in the second half with five unanswered goals to take an 11-6 advantage with less than nine minutes to play.

Inside the Numbers

  • Junior Spencer Zecchini led Muskingum with three goals and four ground balls.
  • Senior Maxwell Pezzot added two goals and one assist to the Muskie attack.
  • Junior Grant Webster had one goal and two assists.
  • Sophomore Drew Schneider was 17-of-18 on faceoffs and registered 10 ground balls.
  • Senior Spencer Durso was 3-of-4 on faceoffs and had three ground balls.
  • Muskingum was led by junior Trevor Connolly in the net with eight saves in 56 minutes of work.
  • Tommy Jackson paced the Ferrum attack with two goals and one assist.
  • Joe Presinzano made 14 saves in 45 minutes of work for the Panthers.
  • Muskingum ended the outing with a 55-33 advantage in shots and a 40-29 edge in ground balls.
  • Muskingum held a 36-31 edge in ground balls and was 20-of-25 in clear attempts.

Up Next

  • Muskingum next hosts Oberlin on Saturday, March 11. The game is scheduled for 1:00 p.m. at the Bullock Health and Wellness Complex.