|Saint Ambrose (0-1)||0||3||3||1||7|
|Lawrence Tech (1-0)||4||3||2||5||14|
|Beverly Hills, Mich.|
|Period - Time||Team||Player||Assist|
|1 - 14:45||Lawrence Tech||Tim Popp||-|
|1 - 12:59||Lawrence Tech||Guiseppe Badalamenti||Gabe O'Neil|
|1 - 04:07||Lawrence Tech||Tristan Burkhard||Alex Gruber|
|1 - 01:25||Lawrence Tech||Alex Gruber||Tim Popp|
|2 - 11:28||Lawrence Tech||Alex Gruber||Alex Schlueter|
|2 - 07:26||Lawrence Tech||Guiseppe Badalamenti||Tim Popp|
|2 - 06:32||Lawrence Tech||Austin McKee||-|
|2 - 04:35||Saint Ambrose||Sean Prendergast||Jared Morgan|
|2 - 02:08||Saint Ambrose||Matt Madril||-|
|2 - 00:27||Saint Ambrose||Matt Madril||-|
|3 - 10:45||Saint Ambrose||Matt Madril||Nicholas Cooper|
|3 - 05:46||Saint Ambrose||Justin Johnson||Jared Morgan|
|3 - 03:49||Lawrence Tech||Gabe O'Neil||-|
|3 - 01:38||Lawrence Tech||Tristan Burkhard||-|
|3 - 00:43||Saint Ambrose||Nicholas Cooper||Austin Adams|
|4 - 14:02||Lawrence Tech||Frank Badalamenti||Gabe O'Neil|
|4 - 11:34||Saint Ambrose||Jared Morgan||Matt Madril|
|4 - 09:12||Lawrence Tech||Tim Popp||-|
|4 - 08:18||Lawrence Tech||Tim Popp||Tristan Burkhard|
|4 - 04:19||Lawrence Tech||Alex Gruber||-|
|4 - 03:20||Lawrence Tech||Brendan Oles||-|
|Saint Ambrose||Indv. Leaders||Lawrence Tech|
|#20 Matt Madril - 3||Goals||2 Players (#19,#21) - 3|
|#32 Jared Morgan - 2||Assists||2 Players (#2,#21) - 2|
|#20 Matt Madril - 6||Shots||#21 Tim Popp - 10|
|#23 Louis Mallillin - 20||Saves||#20 Jacob Sacdalan - 5|
|Saint Ambrose||Team Statistics||Lawrence Tech|
|27 (12)||Shots (on goal)||45 (34)|
|9||Face Offs Won||16|
BEVERLY HILLS, Mich. – The [RV] Lawrence Technological (Mich.) University men's lacrosse team opened the 2017 season with a 14-7 win over Saint Ambrose (Iowa) University on Saturday afternoon at Detroit Country Day Fieldhouse in Beverly Hills, Mich.
Lawrence Tech (1-0) opened the scoring early as Tim Popp (SR/Plymouth, MI) made it 1-0 15 seconds into the game. The Blue Devils went on to score three more goals in the first with Guiseppe Badalamenti (JR/Shelby Twp, MI), Tristan Burkhard (JR/Tecumseh, MI), and Alex Gruber (SR/Fraser, MI) also notching their season opening goals to give LTU a 4-0 lead after the first quarter. Gabe O'Neil (SR/Madison Heights, MI), Gruber, and Popp had the assists.
The Blue Devils scored the next three goals to take a 7-0 lead to open the second quarter with Gruber, G. Badalamenti, and Austin McKee (JR/Canton, MI) all scoring for LTU. Alex Schlueter (SO/Oxford, Mich.) and Popp had the assists. However, the Fighting Bees were just that as they scored the next three goals to cut the lead to 7-3 heading into halftime.
Saint Ambrose (0-1) added two more goals to open the third quarter to make it 7-5, but O'Neil notched his first of the season to go back up 8-5. Burkhard added another one two minutes later to give LTU a 9-5 lead with 1:38 left in the third quarter. Saint Ambrose closed the quarter out with a goal to make it 9-6 heading into the final 15 minutes.
Frank Badalamenti (JR/Shelby Twp, MI) gave Lawrence Tech a 10-6 lead, but Saint Ambrose responded quickly to make it 10-7. However, the Blue Devils closed the game out with four straight goals – two from Popp, one from Gruber, and Brendan Oles (SO/Warren, Mich.) first goal of 2017.
Jacob Sacdalan (SO/Rochester, Mich.) started in goal for Lawrence Tech and made five saves while allowing seven goals – two powerplay goals. Louis Mallillin made 20 saves in net for Saint Ambrose.
Lawrence Tech is back on the field when they travel to Ann Arbor to face Concordia (Mich.) University – Ann Arbor. Opening faceoff is set for 1 p.m.
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