The Penn Yan Mustang boy’s lacrosse team traveled to Buffalo April 28 to take on Section VI Clarence. The Mustangs took control of this contest in the first half, rushing out to a 5-1 lead after one quarter and 9-2 at the half. The Orange and Blue eased through the second half en route to 10-5 victory. The win improves Penn Yan’s season record to 6-2. Penn Yan will host McQuaid Jesuit May 1 at Mustang Field. Game time is scheduled for 5 p.m.
Austin Blumbergs and Ayden Mowry tallied 3 goals each for Penn Yan. Blumbergs also dished out 2 assists. Devon Gerhardt added 2 goals and an assist while Conner Fingar chipped a goal and 4 assists. Also scoring Penn Yan was Dylan Stape (1 goal/2 assists) and Chase Blumbergs (1 goal). Jeff Kinyoun had 6 saves in the nets for the Mustangs.
Marcus Whitman 9 Newark 6
The Marcus Whitman Wildcat boy’s lacrosse team scored a 9-6 victory over Newark April 27. Newark jumped out to a 3-2 lead after one quarter but the Wildcats knotted the score at 3 after one half. Whitman outscored the Reds 6-3 in the second half to gain the victory. The win improves Whitman’s season mark to 4-5.
Schuyler Bredesen netted 5 goals to lead the Wildcat scoring charge. Set Benedict, Timmy Cornish, Ryan Herod, and Ezera Jones also scored goals for Marcus Whitman. Benedict, Cornish, and Jordan Lahue dished out assists. Michael Dhondt recorded 9 saves in goal for the Wildcats.
Penn Yan 7 Maine-Endwell 3
The Penn Yan Mustang girl’s lacrosse team picked up a huge non-league win on Saturday in Penn Yan. The Orange and Blue Lady Laxers defeated Section Three’s Maine-Endwell 7-3 to improve their season record to 6-2. The local Mustang girls jumped out to a 5-2 lead after one half and maintained their winning margin in the second half.
Senior Sydney Bloom paced the Penn Yan attack with 3 goals and 2 assists. Hannah Keech added 2 goals and 2 assists while Alli Olevnik and Hayley Andersen added a goal each. Alex Cox also played well in goal for Penn Yan registering 8 saves.
Waterloo 15 Marcus Whitman 6
The Marcus Whitman Wildcat girl’s lacrosse team dropped a 15-6 decision to Waterloo in Waterloo April 27. The scoring summary for the Whitman girls had Emily Thompson scoring 4 goals and Emily Paddock and Charlotte Alvord scoring one goal each. Kelsey Tiffany added an assist. Alyssa Chase recorded 8 saves in goal for Whitman.