Brown Men's Lacrosse Falls To Harvard, 12-6

April 9, 2003

Cambridge, Mass. -

The Brown men's lacrosse team fell behind by an early 5-0 deficit and dropped a 12-6 Ivy League decision to Harvard. The Bears are now 2-7 overall, 0-2 Ivy, while the Crimson are now 4-5 overall and 1-2 in league play.

Harvard scored the first two goals of the first quarter and the first three goals of the second quarter to grab a 5-0 lead on a goal by Matt Wich with 9:45 remaining in the half. The Bears battled back on goals by senior Jon Thompson and junior Brian Miller to cut the Crimson lead to 5-2. The Crimson answered with two straight goals to take control of the game.

Miller led the Bears with two goals, while Thompson added a goal and two assists. Sophomore Chazz Woodson, sophomore Chris Mucciolo and senior Matt Winkler netted one goal each for Brown.

Junior All-American Mike Levin registered 13 saves in goal for the Bears.

Brown will be back in action on Sunday, April 13 for a home game against Penn. Game time is 12:00 noon at Stevenson Field.

NCAA DIVISION I MEN'S LACROSSE
Brown vs. Harvard
Wednesday, April 9, 2003
Cambridge, Mass.

Score by Quarters 1 2 3 4 TOTAL BROWN (2-7, 0-2 Ivy) 0 2 1 3 6 HARVARD (4-5, 1-2 Ivy) 2 4 1 5 12

BROWN SCORING Goals: Miller 2, Thompson, Woodson, Mucciolo, Winkler Assists: Thompson, Hyland, Tuohey

HARVARD SCORING Goals: Kane 3, Primm 2, Logigian 2, Gottschall, McBride, Cohen, Wich Assists: Primm 2, Cohen, Gottschall, McBride

Goalie Saves: Harvard: McKenna - 10 saves, 60:00

Brown: Levin - 13 saves, 60:00

Shots: Brown 36, Harvard 37 Ground Balls: Brown 32, Harvard 28 Clears/Fails: Brown 13/19, Harvard 15/17 Penalties/Minutes: Brown 4/3:00, Harvard 8/7:30 Extra Man Goals/Att.: Brown 1/8 , Harvard 2/4 Faceoffs Won: Brown 6/21, Harvard 15/21

Attendance: 521