Lacrosse Edged by No. 8 Monroe

CONTACT: Lawrence Snyder, (518) 629-7898,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Saturday, April 22, 2017

The Hudson Valley Community College lacrosse team (6-4) lost to Monroe Community College (8-4) 8-7 on Saturday afternoon.

At the end of the third quarter, the Vikings trailed the Tribunes 7-2. In the opening minutes of the fourth, Hudson Valley opened with two quick goals and conceded a goal to Monroe.

Despite going on a three-goal rally at the end of the fourth, the Vikings fell short in the last game of the regular season.

Neil Swingruber (Ballston Spa/Ballston Spa) and Aaron Thorpe (Ballston Spa/Malta) led the Vikings with two goals apiece. Mark Calicchia (Shaker/Loudonville), Chris Breault (Agawam/Agawam, MA), and Josh Moseman (Ballston Spa/Ballston Spa) each contributed a goal in the loss.

The men wait for the seeding results for the Region 3 tournament.