April 2, 2003
Providence, RI - Senior Michael Scaglione and junior Ned Britt scored four goals each to lead the Yale men's lacrosse team to a 14-9 Ivy League win over Brown.
Sophomore Chris Mucciolo (Manhasset, NY) gave Brown a 4-3 lead after one quarter of play on a pass from senior Jon Thompson (Freeport, ME) at the 12:45 mark of the first quarter. The Elis battled back to grab a 5-4 margin on goals by freshman David Schecter and Scaglione. Brown junior Brian Miller (Monkton, MD) tied the game, 5-5, with an extra man goal on a pass from Mucciolo at 8:30 of the second quarter.
Yale (5-1, 1-2 Ivy) scored four unanswered goals in the span of 53 seconds to take control of the game and a 9-5 lead at the half. Britt scored the game winner at the 8:55 mark to give the Elis the lead for good. After goals by junior Scott Kenworthy and Britt again, Scaglione's goal at the 9:52 mark gave Yale a 9-5 advantage.
Mucciolo led the Bears with four goals, while Miller added two goals. Junior Mike Levin (Pittsford, NY) made 13 saves in goal for Brown.
In addition to Britt and Scaglione's four goals, Kenworthy added a hat trick, netting three goals for the Elis. Junior goalie Roy Skeen made 12 saves in net for Yale.
Brown will be back in action on Saturday for a home game against unbeaten Georgetown. Game time is 12:00 noon at Stevenson Field.
SCORE BY QUARTERS
Yale (5-2, 1-2 Ivy) 3 6 2 3 14 Brown (2-5, 0-1 Ivy) 4 1 2 2 9
YALE SCORING GOALS: Ned Britt 4, Michael Scaglione 4, Scott Kenworthy 3, Marcus Ruopp, Ryan Floyd, David Schecter.
ASSISTS: Patrick Moylan 3, Ryan Floyd 2, Marcus Ruopp, Michael Scaglione, Seth Goldberg.
SHOTS: Yale 43, Brown 39 GROUND BALLS: Yale 40, Brown 42 CLEARS: Yale 20/27, Brown 21/27 EXTRA MAN GOALS: Yale 1/6, Brown 2/7 PENALTIES: BROWN - 7/4:30 YALE - 8/7:00
GOALIE SAVES: Yale - Roy Skeen 12 Brown - Mike Levin 13
First Quarter Brown Winkler - unassisted 0:32 1-0 Yale Kenworthy from Ruopp 1:20 1-1 Brown Mucciolo from Woodson 2:05 2-1 Yale Ruopp - unassisted 6:42 2-2 Yale Floyd - unassisted 7:17 2-3 Brown Miller from Hyland 12:29 3-3 Brown Mucciolo from Thompson 12:45 4-3
Second Quarter Yale Schecter from Floyd 3:33 4-4 Yale Scaglione from Moylan 6:25 4-5 Brown Miller from Mucciolo (extra man) 8:30 5-5 Yale Britt from Moylan 8:55 5-6 Yale Kenworthy from Moylan 9:30 5-7 Yale Britt - unassisted 9:43 5-8 Yale Scaglione from Floyd 9:52 5-9
Third Quarter Brown Derkac - unassisted 5:21 6-9 Yale Britt - unassisted 5:59 6-10 Brown Mucciolo from Thompson 6:32 7-10 Yale Scaglione - unassisted 11:27 7-11
Fourth Quarter Yale Kenworthy from Scaglione 0:38 7-12 Brown Mucciolo from Miller (extra man) 6:07 8-12 Yale Britt - unassisted 7:00 8-13 Yale Scaglione from Goldberg (extra man) 10:08 8-14 Brown Woodson - unassisted 11:19 9-14