Fourth Quarter Rally Falls Short, #14 Bears Fall to #9 Cornell, 10-9

May 1, 2004

Final Stats

Ithaca, NY - Brown's furious fourth-quarter rally fell short as the 14th-ranked men's lacrosse team dropped a 10-9 decision to ninth-ranked Cornell. The loss drops the Bears to 9-4 overall and 2-3 in the Ivy League, while the win lifts the Big Red to the Ivy League title.

Trailing 10-5 in the fourth quarter, junior Britton Derkac started the Brown rally with his first goal of the game with 9:24 remaining. Junior Chazz Woodson scored his second and third goals of the game to draw Brown to within two goals of the Big Red, 10-8, with 3:13 left to play. Sophomore Kyle Wailes drew the Bears to within one goal, 10-9, with his second goal of the game with 12 seconds remaining.

The Bears outscored the Big Green by a 6-1 margin in the fourth quarter. Overall, Brown scored seven of the game's last eight goals.

Wailes finished the game with two goals and two assists to lead the Brown scorers, while Woodson netted three goals. In addition to Derkac, Chris Mucciolo, Rory Hyland and David Madeira scored one goal each for the Bears.

Brown senior goalie did his best to keep the Bears in the game all day, making 14 saves. Big Red goalie Matt McMonagle made 8 saves in net for Cornell.

Brown will complete its 2004 regular season at home next Saturday, May 8, against 7th ranked Princeton. Game time is 1:00 p.m. at Stevenson Field.

Score By Quarters Brown 1 1 1 6 9

Cornell 2 5 2 1 10

Brown Goals: Chazz Woodson 3, Kyle Wailes 2, Chris Mucciolo 1, Rory Hyland 1, Britton Derkac 1, David Maderia 1 Brown Assists: Kyle Wailes 2, Will Davis 1, David Madeira 1

Cornell Goals: Andrew Collins 2, Kevin Nee 2, Justin Redd 2, Joe Boulukos 2, Mike Riordan 1, Sean Greenlaugh 1 Cornell Assists: Andrew Collins 3, Tim DeBlois 1, Joe Boulukos 1, Dave Pittard 1

Goalie Saves: Brown: Mike Levin - 14 saves, 10 goals against, 60:00 Cornell: Matt McMonagle - 8 saves, 9 goals against, 60:00

Shots: Brown 39, Cornell 38 Gound Balls: Brown 22, Cornell 27 Face-Offs: Brown 12, Cornell 9

# 	Prd 	Time 	Team 	Scoring play 	Type 	BRWN 	COR
1 	1st 	14:08 COR 	Greenhalgh, Sean (DeBlois, Tim) EVEN 	0 	1
2 	1st 	10:22 COR 	Boulukos, Joe 			EVEN 	0 	2
3 	1st 	06:39 BRWN David Madeira (Kyle Wailes) 	EVEN 	1 	2
4 	2nd 	12:58 BRWN Chris Mucciolo 			EVEN 	2 	2
5 	2nd 	09:37 COR 	Collins, Andrew (Boulukos, Joe) EVEN 	2 	3
6 	2nd 	08:32 COR 	Riordan, Mike 			EVEN 	2 	4
7 	2nd 	06:27 COR 	Redd, Justin (Collins, Andrew) MAN-UP 	2 	5
8 	2nd 	03:38 COR 	Boulukos, Joe 	EVEN 	2 	6
9 	2nd 	01:16 COR 	Nee, Kevin (Collins, Andrew) 	EVEN 	2 	7
10 	3rd 	14:52 COR 	Nee, Kevin (Collins, Andrew) MAN-UP 	2 	8
11 	3rd 	13:38 COR 	Redd, Justin 			EVEN 	2 	9
12 	3rd 	11:06 BRWN 	Chazz Woodson 		EVEN 	3 	9
13 	4th 	13:23 BRWN 	Rory Hyland (Kyle Wailes) EVEN 	4 	9
14 	4th 	12:07 BRWN 	Kyle Wailes (Britton Derkac) EVEN 	5 	9
15 	4th 	10:12 COR 	Collins, Andrew (Pittard, Dave) 	EVEN 	5 	10
16 	4th 	09:24 BRWN 	Britton Derkac 		EVEN 	6 	10
17 	4th 	06:13 BRWN 	Chazz Woodson (Will Davis) 	EVEN 	7 	10
18 	4th 	03:13 BRWN 	Chazz Woodson (Madeira) EVEN 	8 	10
19 	4th 	00:12 BRWN 	Kyle Wailes 			EVEN 	9 	10