FanPost

Georgia Men's Lacrosse Team Snaps Losing Streak with Double-Digit SELC Win Over Wake Forest on Sunday ------<#)

In Nashville this afternoon, the Georgia men’s club lacrosse team notched its initial victory of the young season, taking charge early and cruising to a 16-2 triumph over winless Wake Forest to even the Athenians’ SELC ledger at 1-1.

The Bulldogs got on the board first with a goal by junior attack Michael Trainer. Freshman attack Phil McCarthy followed that up with an unassisted score, and Trainer tacked on another to give the Red and Black a 3-0 lead at the end of the opening period. The ‘Dawgs continued to pour it on, with junior defenseman Jackson Ruck later finding the back of the net to make the margin 7-0.

Following a goal by the Demon Deacons, senior defenseman Jake Cooper and junior midfielder D.J. Nuckolls scored to give the Athenians a 9-1 advantage. Wake Forest added its second goal of the contest, but McCarthy answered with two minutes remaining in the period to send the game to intermission with Georgia holding a 10-2 edge.

The second half featured more of the same, with goals by Trainer, senior midfielder Conner Reed, McCarthy, junior midfielder Evan Hamrick, freshman midfielder Wade Buffington, and freshman attack Dylan Seely, coupled with assists by senior midfielder Bobby Merryman, Nuckolls, sophomore midfielder Cayman Sotudeh, sophomore attack Jake Sciotto, and sophomore midfielder Evan Sather.

The Bulldogs will be back in action in the Golden State on Friday night as part of a Valentine’s Day weekend that will see the Georgia men’s and women’s club lacrosse teams between them compete in a half-dozen outings in California.

Go ‘Dawgs!

Purchase the print edition of Fighting Like Cats and Dogs (covering 1977 to 2003)

Download the online supplement to Fighting Like Cats and Dogs (covering 1897 to 1976)

Like Fighting Like Cats and Dogs on Facebook

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Dawg Sports

You must be a member of Dawg Sports to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Dawg Sports. You should read them.

Join Dawg Sports

You must be a member of Dawg Sports to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Dawg Sports. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9341_tracker