J.R. Lauri and Sean McGuigan both scored a pair of goals to lead Misericordia University to a 7-3 win at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in men’s lacrosse play Wednesday.
Patrick Johnson made 14 saves to earn the win in goal.
COLLEGE BASEBALL Wilkes 5, Scranton 2
KINGSTON — Wilkes picked up its 10th win of the season with a victory over Scranton at Artillery Park.
Nick Craig and Carmen Lopresto drove in runs in a three-run Wilkes’ second frame, while Adam Misiura earned the victory on the bump.
Wilkes improves to 10-7.
COLLEGE GOLF Misericordia tops locals
Misericordia’s Adam Deporter recorded a round-best 9-over 81 to lead the Cougars to victory in a tri-meet at Huntsville Golf Club.
The Cougars finished at 334, followed by King’s at 355 and Wilkes at 374.
Jeremy Nolt led the Colonel finishers, firing a team-low 88. Darren Mensch followed with a 90.
COLLEGE SOFTBALL Wilkes swept by Lyco
Wilkes dropped a pair of games at Lycoming, 3-1 and 5-1.
Laykin Hughes doubled to left-center field and Dayna Finch followed with an RBI single to give the Colonels a 1-0 lead through four innings in the first game. Wilkes mustered seven hits including a 2-for-3 performance from Alex Hoops.
Lycoming jumped out to a 5-0 lead in game two after five innings. Wilkes garnered its lone tally in the sixth when Jessalyn Paveletz and Hoops hit back-to-back doubles.
WOMEN’S LACROSSE Scranton 13, Misericordia 7
Catie Viegas, Brooke North and Emily Hegner all scored twice for Misericordia, but the Cougars lost at Scranton.
Alexandra Elmes had a goal and an assist for the Cougars.
HONORS MU pair nab ECAC awards
Laura Roney and Matt Karabin have been named the ECAC/Robbins Scholar-Athletes of the Year at Misericordia University.
Roney, a member of the women’s soccer team, is a fourth-year student in the physical therapy doctoral program and carries a 3.9 grade point average. She is a two-time team MVP and a four-time first-team All-Freedom selection. She was a 2012 NSCAA All-Region honoree and an ECAC South All-Star.
Karabin, a senior baseball player, maintains a 3.97 GPA as an education major. He is a two-time All-Freedom selection and was an all-region performer in 2012.