The #4 ranked Men’s Lacrosse team increased their winning streak to 10, with an 18-5 victory over Hudson Valley CC. The team is now 10-1 on the year and 9-1 in Region III play. Freshman attack Gaehnew Printup (Tuscarora, NY) led the Cougars with five goals and two assists.
Special teams played an important role in the victory for Genesee; the Cougars were 4-for-4 with the man advantage and were able to successfully kill 6 of 7 man-down situations. Continuing with the offensive, freshman midfielder Christian Reiller (Salamanca, NY) had four goals and two assists; Spencer Halliwell-Allen (St. Catherines, ON) had one goal and four assists; Connor Latimer (Whitby, ON) and Will Mulcahy (Batavia, NY) each had three goals and two assists. While sophomores Scott Cizenski (Syracuse, NY) and Alex Mueller (East Aurora, NY) each had a goal and an assist; freshman Jason Haraismonwicz rounded out the action with an assist.
In the defensive end, freshman goalie Zack Wilson (Lewis Center, OH) shut down Hudson Valley’s offense making 13 saves. Sophomore defenseman JD Skura (Clarence, NY) had four takeaways and nabbed six groundballs. Freshman midfielder Rashad Brown (Lockport, NY) dominated the faceoff circle winning 9 of 14, and grabbing six groundballs.
The lacrosse team will close out a three game road stretch as they take on Mohawk Valley CC Thursday April 21. 2011 at 7:00 pm (played at Proctor HS).