AU Press Releases

Saxons top Brockport, 14-11

ALFRED, NY — The Alfred University men’s lacrosse team improved to 2-0, defeating visiting Brockport, 14-11, Saturday afternoon at Merrill Field.

The Saxons outshot the Golden Flyers 40-32 and won 17 of 29 faceoffs. AU led Brockport 8-5 at the half, as each team netted six goals in the second half.

Senior attack Marc Zoyhofski (Blasdell, NY/Frontier) scored a game-high five goals, and sophomore midfielder Jay Sterns (Corning, NY/Corning West (Mercyhurst)) netted three goals to lead AU (2-0, 0-0 Empire 8). Freshman midfielder Derek Green (Pitssburgh, PA/The Kiski School) finished with four points (two goals, two assists) and freshman attack Caleb McCraig (Corning, NY/Corning West (Mercyhurst)) added a goal and an assist. Junior attack Stefen Dabkowski (Latham, NY/Shaker (SUNY Delhi)), junior midfielder Justin Shultis (Kingston, NY/Kingston (SUNY Delhi)),and senior midfielder Justin Kieffer (Middletown, NY/Middletown) each scored a goal, and junior midfielder Brendan Murphy (Buffalo, NY/Bishop Timon-St. Jude),and freshman long-stick midfielder Pat Walsh Brendan each chipped in with an assist.

Bryon Palmer netted four goals and Matt Adoon-McLane scored five points (three goals, two assists) to pace Brockport (0-1).

Senior Adam Schutz (Geneva, NY/Genevea) made eight saves in net for AU. Kyle Crosley played the first half for Brockport and allowed eight goals, while making six saves, and Jon Fiorillo played the second half making five saves and allowing six goals.

AU plays next on March 9 against Misericorda in Myrtle Beach.