Feb. 25, 2012
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The Providence College men's lacrosse team defeated Wagner, 13-5, in its home opener on Saturday, February 25 in Providence, R.I. The game marks the Friars' first victory of the season and improve to 1-1 overall. Wagner drops to 0-3 with the loss.
Six Friars scored in the victory, including six goals from senior Jake Nolan (Westport, Conn.). Senior Peter Wujciak (Essex Fells, N.J.) and junior JT Weber (West Hartford, Conn.) each added two goals while junior Daniel Textor (Rockville Centre, N.Y.) and sophomores Andrew Barton (Timonium, Md.) and Robert Stack (Medfield, Mass.) each added a goal in the Providence victory.
In the first quarter, the Friars came out strong gaining an early 2-0 lead as Nolan scored with 13:26 on the clock and Textor added a goal with 11:19 to play. Wagner responded with four goals to lead, 4-2, entering the second quarter.
Providence answered with six-consecutive goals, including back-to-back goals from Nolan at the 6:52 and 4:36 marks to put the Friars back on top, 6-4. Stack, Weber and Wujciak each scored their first goals of the season in the quarter. Barton also added one goal in the spurt. The Friars held the Seahawks scoreless in the second quarter and their offensive streak ran into the third quarter, as they scored four more goals before Wagner put a point on the board with 1:03 to play. Providence held a 12-5 lead heading into the fourth quarter.
Nolan scored his sixth goal of the game and season at the 11:13 mark in the fourth quarter to cap the Friar victory, 13-5.
The Friars are back in action when the travel to Riverdale, N.Y. to take on Manhattan on Saturday, March 3. Faceoff is set for 2:00 p.m. GO FRIARS
Official StoreOfficial Online
Men’s Lacrosse Earns...
Providence College men’s lacrosse players Tate Boyce (Mathews, N.C.), Brendan Kearns (Wantagh, N.Y.) and Ryan Nawrocki (Smithtown, N.Y) each were named...
Men's Lacrosse Defeats Holy ...
The Providence College men’s lacrosse team defeated Holy Cross on Feb. 11, 2017. The Friars improve to 1-1 on the season and the Crusaders move to 0-1.
Men’s Lacrosse Jarrod ...
On Feb. 9, the New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (NEILA) announced its All-New England Preseason Teams. For the second-consecutive year,...
Men's Lacrosse Travels To...
The Providence College men's lacrosse team will travel to Holy Cross on Saturday, Feb. 11 for a 2:00 p.m. contest.
Chris Gabrielli on the...
Chris Gabrielli, the head coach of the Men's Lacrosse team, joined Matt Chittim on the school's podcast.
Men's Lacrosse Falls To...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Providence College men’s lacrosse team suffered an 8-7 double-overtime defeat to Boston University in the season opener on...
Men's Lacrosse To Host...
The Providence College men’s lacrosse team will open the 2017 season against Boston University on Saturday Feb. 4 at 1:00 p.m. The game will be played ...
Providence College's Jarrod ...
It was announced by the league on Wednesday, Jan. 25 that Providence College men’s lacrosse senior Jarrod Neumann (Springfield, Mass.) and sophomore...