The Cardinals Demolish USMMA in the Final Home Game of the Season

The Cardinals Demolish USMMA in the Final Home Game of the Season

The Cardinals Demolish USMMA in the Final Home Game of the Season

04/24/10

WASHINGTON-The Catholic University of America men’s lacrosse team destroyed the United States Merchant Marine Mariners by a landslide. The final score of this conference game 18-6 in favor of the Cards.

The Mariners had the first goal 1:30 into the game scored by Tyler Spaulding which set the offensive action of the game.

By the end of the first period CUA was up 5-1 against the Mariners and each of the five goals were scored by a different one of the key players for the Cards.

The untouchable offense of the Cardinals was led by Mike Groh with 3 goals one assist, Marc Saxton with 3 goals 2 assists, Tyler Catalani with 3 goals one assist, Jimmy Sinnott with 3 goals, and Chris Fuccillo with 3 goals and 2 assists.

The CUA offense was also helped by Mike Scotto’s 4 assists, 2 goals and one assist by Jimmy Bitonti, and one goal by Justin Schaufler.  Catholic managed to score on 7 of their 11 man-up opportunities.

The Cardinal defense also had a stellar game holding USMMA to only 6 goals in this high scoring game. Sean McKenna had 5 saves for the Cards and Bobby Blabolil had 2.

CUA looks to close the regular season with a bang at their last game on May 1st at Scranton University.