Newark, Del. (4/24/19) The Dominican College men's lacrosse team fell in Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) action this afternoon to host, Wilmington University, 14-13 in a game played at the WU Athletics Complex.
With the loss, Dominican falls to 3-10 overall and 2-2 in conference play.
Junior attacker and CACC Player of the Week, Nicholas D'Alessandro (Levittown, N.Y.) led Dominican with five goals and two assists for seven game points.
WU led 10-5 with 8:20 left in the third quarter when Dominican began a four goal run as they netted two man-up goals off the sticks of Fischer and Carson to make the score 10-7 at the end of three quarters of play.
DC continued their run with the first three scores of the fourth quarter as D'Alessandro opened the quarter with a goal and Lorcan Tehan (Sparkill, N.Y.) followed two and half minutes later with a goal off the pass from Marcos Pierce (Middleburg, Va.). D'Alessandro tied the game with 9:42 left on the man-up opportunity to make the score 10-10.
Over the next five minutes, the Chargers outscored the Wildcats 3-2 to claim a 13-12 lead with 4:41 on the clock. WU closed out the game with the final two scores for the 14-13 win.
The Chargers will conclude the regular season this coming Saturday as they host Georgian Court University on Senior Day at the Torne Valley Sports Complex.