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AU men’s lacrosse falls to #2 RIT, 18-6

ALFRED, NY – The Alfred University men’s lacrosse team was defeated by #2 RIT, 18-6, Wednesday afternoon in Empire 8 Conference play.

Alfred (10-3, 2-3 Empire 8) trailed 8-2 at the half after being outshot 27-6. For the game, RIT outshot Alfred, 46-14, and led in groundballs, picking up 39 to Alfred’s 29.

Senior attack Marc Zoyhofski (Blasdell, NY/Frontier) scored four goals to lead AU. Junior attack Stefan Dabkowski (Latham, NY/Shaker (SUNY Delhi) netted two goals, and freshman attack Caleb McCaig (Corning, NY/Corning West (Mercyhurst)), and freshman long-stick midfielder Pat Walsh (Buffalo, NY/Bishop Tiomon-St. Jude) each recorded an assist. Freshman midfielder Tyler Brooks-Lambert (Seneca Castle, NY/Midlakes) (two assists) finished 16 of 26 on face-offs, while scooping up a game-high nine groundballs.

Jordan MacIntoch scored a game-high four goals and had two assists to pace RIT (12-0, 6-0 Empire 8). Kelso Davis and A.J. Tingle each scored three goals and dished out an assist.

Sophomore Justin Becker (Conesus, NY/Livonia) went the distance in goal for AU making a career-best 18 saves. Robert Tonnessen played the first 45:00 in goal for RIT, making four saves and allowing only two goals and Anthony Deleo played the remaining time in goal, giving up four goals.

Alfred is in action next on Saturday, April 23, at 1 p.m. at St. John Fisher.