Men's Lacrosse to Face Beloit College Thursday Night

Men's Lacrosse to Face Beloit College Thursday Night

By Luke Christiansen

Game Information
Southern Virginia University (0-7) vs. Beloit College (3-1)
Date: Thursday, Mar. 13, 2014
Start Time: 5 p.m.
Location: The Fields (Buena Vista, Va.)
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About the Knights

Southern Virginia enters the contest coming off a 22-2 defeat at the hands of conference foe Wesley College. Freshman Nash Wilkey and Mike Bangerter led the Knights with one goal apiece, while Joshua Neilson added an assist.

Nash Wilkey leads the Knights with eight goals on the season, while Garrett Maw has added four goals and Mike Bangerter has three goals. Goalkeeper Tyler Cox has compiled 47 saves during his first five games for the Knights this season. Sophomore Marcel Blake has scooped up 22 ground balls and caused 10 turnovers for the Knights on defense.

About the Bucs

Beloit (3-1) is off to its best start in program history, defeating Elmhurst, Fontbonne, and Benedictine. The Bucs finished 6-6 overall last year during their inaugural season of play.

Aidan Whinnery leads the Bucs with 12 goals while Tommy Porkka and Jacob Pritcher have 9 goals apiece.  Goalkeeper Trevor Kenahan has allowed 39 goals, while accruing 40 saves for the Bucs.