Centre College Men's Lacrosse vs. Transylvania
The Centre men's lacrosse team overcame a three-goal second half deficit to pull ahead for a 12-9 win over rival Transylvania in the team's final regular season home game Wednesday at Farris Stadium.
The Colonels found themselves trailing 8-5 after two Transylvania goals early in the second half, but Centre dominated play from that point forward. The Colonels outscored the Pioneers 7-1 over the final 23 minutes of play, while holding a 20-13 edge in shots and a 19-9 advantage in ground balls over the second half.
Eight different players scored in Centre's balanced attack, led by Sam Rush (Cornelius, N.C.) with three goals. Lorenzo Powell (Newcastle, Wash.) and Matt Hughes (Vero Beach, Fla.) each scored twice, while Dominic Peluso (Redondo Beach, Calif.), Austin Zehnder (Prospect, Ky.), Seth Gray (Louisville, Ky.), Conor Bennett (Alpharetta, Ga.), and Dustin Cowell (Culver, Ind.) all scored single goals. Transylvania's Clay Douthat led all players with five goals.