Men's Lacrosse Completes Rout of Oglethorpe 24-2

Men's Lacrosse Completes Rout of Oglethorpe 24-2

By MacKenzie Tuttle, Digital Content Supervisor

MOUNT BERRY, Ga. – Chris Berchock and Luke Koferl each scored three goals as the Berry College men’s lacrosse team opened up Southern Athletic Association play with a 24-2 victory over Oglethorpe University on Wednesday night.

HOW IT HAPPENED:

  • The Vikings jumped out to a huge lead, scoring 10 goals in the first quarter.
  • The Stormy Petrels scored their only two goals of the game in the first 15 minutes.
  • Berry then shut Oglethorpe out for the remainder of the game, tallying 14 more times to ensure the 24-2 victory.
  • The Vikings also led the game in ground balls (46-23), shots (61-12) and face offs (17-11).
  • Berry also forced 29 Oglethorpe turnovers to their 17.

BERRY STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:

  • Koferl: 3 G, A, 5 SH, 3 SOG, GB
  • Berchock: 3 G, 4 SH, 3 SOG, GB, CT
  • Matthew Tatum: 2 G, 3 A, 8 SH, 5 SOG, 6 GB, CT
  • Jason Wilhelm: 2 G, 2 SH, 2 SOG
  • Cole Johnson: 2 G, 4 SH, 3 SOG, 3 GB, 2 CT
  • Bailey Martin: G, 3 A, 7 SH, SOG, 2 GB, CT
  • Justin Westbrook: G, 2 A, 2 SH, 2 SOG, GB
  • Quentin Johnson: G, 4 A, SH, SOG, GB
  • Paolo Falzi: G, 2 A, 2 SH, 2 SOG, GB
  • Hudson Harris: G, 3 SH, 2 SOG
  • Matt Dominguez: G, 3 SH, 2 SOG, 2 GB, CT
  • Evan Sale: G, 3 SH, 2 SOG
  • Thomas Brennan: G, 4 A, SH, SOG, 4 GB, CT
  • McKinley Gannon: G, SH, SOG
  • Miller Hollstein: G, 2 SH, 2 SOG
  • Landon Bosworth: G, SH, SOG, 2 GB, 2 CT
  • Sean Canfield: G, 3 SH, SOG

OGLETHORPE STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:

  • Andrew Houghton: 2 G, 5 SH, 4 SOG, 4 GB
  • Jibril Stapleton: SH, SOG, 5 GB
  • Sean Merritt: 12 SV, 24 GA

NOTABLES:

  • Berry improves to 4-1 on the year, as well as 1-0 in the SAA.
  • Oglethorpe falls to 0-6 and 0-1.
  • Seventeen players tallied at least once in the victory for Berry.

UP NEXT:

Berry will host Otterbein in their next matchup this Friday, March 3 at 4:00pm.