FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Fairfield University defeated the Providence College Friars, 18-9, on Thursday, April 9 in men's lacrosse action at Fairfield, Conn.
Providence and Fairfield were tied at 3-3 after 15 minutes of action. The Friars continued to be play tough against the Stags in the second quarter as the two teams entered halftime with Fairfield leading 8-7. However, Fairfield took control of the game over the last 30 minutes of the games as it outscored PC, 10-2.
PC junior goalkeeper Rob Chambers made 18 saves in the loss
With the win, Fairfield raised its record to 4-4 overall and 4-0 in MAAC action, while Providence dropped to 3-5 overall and 2-4 in league play.
PC returns to action on Wednesday, April 15 at Boston College at 7:00 p.m.
at Fairfield, Conn. Providence (3-5) 3 4 1 1 - 9 Fairfield (4-4) 3 5 3 7 - 18
Providence goals: Jeff Merklinger 2, Ken Leahy 2, Jack Cullinane 2, Craig Schwalb 2, Dan Moran Assists: Matt Pymm 2, Dan Moran 2, Ken Leahy, Jim Dooley, Jack Cullinane, Don Chapman, Craig Schwalb
Fairfield goals: Matt Callaghan 5, Spencer Steele 4, J.T. Groake 3, Andy Smet 2, Dan Taylor, Chris Easterbrooks, James Reichert, Devon Brady Assists: Spencer Steele 4, Matt Callaghan 3, J.T. Groake 3, Andy Smet 2, Peter Shanley, Devin Laden
Saves: Providence; Rob Chambers (18): Fairfield; Tom Brandel (4), Joshn Olson (7).
Official StoreOfficial Online
It was announced today (Jan. 25) that Providence College men’s lacrosse junior Jarrod Neumann (Springfield, Mass.) was named to the Preseason All-BIG...
Friar Lacrosse Travels To...
On Friday, January 8, 20 student-athletes from the Providence College lacrosse team traveled to New York City for the program’s Annual Career...
Men's Lacrosse Schedule ...
The Providence College men's lacrosse game versus Marquette on April 16 has been moved to a 12:00 p.m. ET start (11:00 a.m. CT).
Men’s Lacrosse To Host...
The Providence College men’s lacrosse program is set to host their final coaches’ clinic for the 2015-16 academic year on Jan. 16.
Jarrod Neumann Named...
InsideLacrosse.com announced its Preseason All-America honors on Dec. 8. Providence men’s lacrosse junior defender Jarrod Neumann (Springfield, Mass.) ...
Brian O'Rorke '04 Will Be...
The Providence College Athletic Department will induct 15 members into its Athletics Hall of Fame on Saturday, Feb. 13 at The Biltmore Hotel in Providence, R...
Lacrosse To Host Three Free ...
The Providence College men's lacrosse team is set to host three free Coaches Clinics over the next three months as part of their mission to build...
The Providence College men’s lacrosse team released its schedule for the 2016 season on Oct. 1.