The defending national champion Wesleyan men’s lacrosse team saw its title defense end Saturday afternoon as the 10th-ranked Cardinals lost a thriller to No. 7 Amherst in the Third Round of the NCAA Division III Championships, 16-13.
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The 10th-ranked Wesleyan men’s lacrosse team will face a familiar foe in the Third Round of the 2019 NCAA Championships on Saturday, as the Cardinals head to Amherst, Mass. to face Little Three archrival and No. 7 Amherst at 1 p.m.
Christian Barker, Carter Hawthorne, and Ronan Jacoby each scored three goals for the 10th-ranked Wesleyan men’s lacrosse team as the Cardinals rallied down the stretch to defeat Western New England in the Second Round of the 2019 NCAA Division III Championships Wednesday night, 11-8.
The Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team has advanced to the NCAA Division III Tournament for the third consecutive season as the Cardinals earned an at-large bid with a 12-3 overall record. Wesleyan will host Western New England University (14-5), the automatic qualifier from the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC), in the Second Round on Wednesday, May 8 with a game time to be determined.
Five members of the seventh-ranked Wesleyan men’s lacrosse team have been named to the 2019 NESCAC Men’s Lacrosse All-Conference Teams, as voted on by the league’s coaches. Headlining the group is junior goalie Otto Bohan, who was named to the First Team, while Christian Barker, Ronan Jacoby, Colin Malarchuk, and Sean Penney all received Second Team praise.
Middlebury goalie Tyler Bass made a career-high 17 saves, propelling the Panthers to an 11-7 upset of fifth-ranked Wesleyan in the NESCAC Men’s Lacrosse Quarterfinals Saturday in Connecticut.