The Penn Yan boys’ lacrosse team finished up its regular season last week with two close losses, 5-4 to Thomas and 4-3 to Fairport. The team finished with a 10-6 overall record and is seeded #2 in the sectional tournament, which began this week.
Thomas 5 Penn Yan 4
Penn Yan held a 3-2 lead at halftime against Thomas last Thursday but were outscored 3-1 in the second half, suffering the one goal loss.
Ayden Mowry had a goal and two assists. Conner Fingar, Clay Kinyoun, and Colton Smith added a goal apiece for the Mustangs. Griffin Emerson notched eight saves in goal.
Fairport 4 Penn Yan 3
Against Fairport, Penn Yan didn’t score until the third quarter as a pair of goals put them down 3-2. The teams traded goals in the fourth period for the final 4-3 tally.
Fingar paced the team with two goals. Mowry had a goal of his own and Devon Gerhardt added an assist. Emerson had 11 saves.
The Mustangs play the winner of Aquinas and Waterloo at 5 p.m. at Keuka College’s Jephson Field in the second round of the sectional tournament.