Saturday NESCAC men’s lacrosse action at Conn. College

Photo by Josh McKee
Photo by Josh McKee

The Hamilton College men's lacrosse team faces Connecticut College for a NESCAC game on Saturday at 1 p.m. in New London, Conn.

Chad Morse '19 is coming off a three-goal performance as Hamilton (1-11 overall, 0-8 NESCAC) fell 9-6 at Williams College on Tuesday night. Clay McCollum '19 and Henry Hunt '20 both contributed a goal for the Continentals, and Kyle Gately '20 finished with 15 saves.

Morse has 26 points with 22 goals. Chris Conley '20 totals 16 goals, eight assists and 28 ground balls. Zach Larsen '19 has 12 assists and seven goals, and Henry Hill '19 has scored 15 times. Eric Zurmuehle '18 has a 52.6 faceoff percentage (131-249) and ranks fifth in the NESCAC with 73 ground balls. Gately (14.38 GAA, 49.4 save pct.) has made 31 more saves than any other goalkeeper in the conference to lead the NESCAC with 154 saves in 659-plus minutes.

Conn. College (8-4, 4-4) has lost three of its last four games, all in conference action. Most recently, the Camels fell 24-11 to No. 7 Amherst on April 10. P.J. Kelleher is third in the NESCAC with 32 assists and he is fifth with 49 points. Jordan Foster has 30 goals and Maxx Trotsky has 24 goals. Ben Parens has won 155 of the 245 (63.3%) faceoffs that he has taken and is fourth in the conference with 83 ground balls. Jameson Hill (9.08 GAA, 52.5 save pct.) has played nearly 500 minutes in goal.