Boston, Mass. — The Southern Virginia University men's lacrosse team faced Bowdoin College in a neutral site matchup held at Boston University Saturday afternoon, falling 12-8.
The Polar Bears increased their lead in the second quarter, outscoring the Knights 4-2, taking a 7-3 lead into the half.
At the start of the second half, both defenses played strong allowing only a combined three goals with the Polar Bears leading 9-4 at the end of three.
The fourth quarter was the Knights best of the game, doubling their goal total with four goals. Bowdoin managed to still score three goals to put away the Knights 12-8.
The Knights return to Capital Athletic Conference as they play next Wednesday, April 10 at the University of Mary Washington at 4:00 p.m.