Sports recap central (3/14/2014)


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Centerfielder Andrew Santomauro ’14 awaits a pitch earlier this season.
Centerfielder Andrew Santomauro ’14 awaits a pitch earlier this season.
  • Saturday: W 8-0 at Farleigh Dickinson
  • Lafayette out-hit its opponent 12-2, while senior pitcher Connor Ortolf threw eight shutout innings with three strikeouts and had a no-hitter through six innings.
  • Sunday: W 11-4 at Farleigh Dickinson
  • Senior Andrew Santomauro, and junior Parker Hills combined for 4-10 hitting with three RBIs and two runs to lead an offensive surge of 11 unanswered runs.
  • Sunday: W 6-2 at Farleigh Dickinson
  • Freshman David Bednar tossed five shutout innings of one hit, five-strikeout ball in his first career start.
  • Wednesday: Postponed vs. Temple


  • Friday: Cancelled at Coppin State
  • Saturday: Cancelled vs. Buffalo
  • Saturday: Cancelled vs. Rhode Island
  • Sunday: Cancelled vs. Delaware
  • Sunday: Cancelled vs. Coppin State

Men’s Lacrosse:

  • Friday: L 11-3 at Navy
  • Navy outscored Lafayette 7-1 in the second half of the game. Freshman Kevin Lewis scored his first goal of an assist from junior Brian Bock in end of the first period.

Women’s Lacrosse:

  • Saturday: L 11-5 at Navy
  • Lafayette lost their first Patriot League conference game against 20th ranked Midshipmen after Navy scored three goals in the first 12 minutes.
  • Wednesday: L 18-12 vs. Bryant
  • Senior Ana White scored four goals and had two assists, bringing her total goal tally up to 16 on the season. White has 16 of Lafayette’s 71 total goals on the season.

Track & Field:

  • ECAC Championships: Senior Elise Buffinton was one of four Lafayette track and field members to take part in the championship. She set a new school record at 12’ 11 ½ becoming the second woman since 1991 from Lafayette to win the indoor title.