PSC Downs Salem State in Home Opener

April 3rd, 2000 by Adam

PLYMOUTH, N.H. – Plymouth State College scored the first 10 goals of the game Monday afternoon, and went on to defeat Salem State College, 12-2, in
men’s lacrosse action at rainy and muddy Panther Field.

Junior Jim Martocchio (Simsbury, Conn.) led the Panthers, scoring five goals and adding two assists. Junior JP Sallese (Beverly, Mass.) tallied two goals
and an assist, and freshman Ken McGuire (Wayland, Mass.) contributed three assists.

Also getting into the scoring act for PSC with one goal apiece were Sean Clancy (Penfield, NY), Peter Slaski (Bayville, NY), Andrew Quesnel
(Middlebury, VT), Scott Wearley (Westfield, NJ) and Tony Bosco (Londonderry, NH).

The Panthers led 3-0 after one period and 7-0 at the half. PSC extended its lead to 10-0 in the third quarter before Greg Lydon (Marblehead, Mass.) and
Trevor Eaton (Peabody, Mass.) got on the board for the Vikings.

PSC starting keeper Jon Clark (Yarmouth, Maine) made six saves and reserve Davin Townley-Tilson (Concord, NH) stopped one shot. Salem State’s
Tim Finn (Chelsea, Mass.) made 18 saves.

PSC, 3-2 overall, returns to action Thursday (Apr. 6) at Lasell College (3:30 p.m.). Salem State, 2-4, plays Thursday at New Haven (3:30 p.m.).

1 2 3 4 Final
Salem State (2-4) 0 0 1 1 – 2
Plymouth State (3-2) 3 4 3 2 – 12

PSC Goals: Jim Martocchio 5, JP Sallese 2, Sean Clancy, Pete Slaski, Andrew Quesnel, Scott Wearley, Tony Bosco

SSC Goals: Greg Lydon, Trevor Eaton

PSC Assists: Ken McGuire 3, Jim Martocchio 2, JP Sallese, Nolan Fredericks, Josh Lane, Derickson Tenson, Eric Gilbert

SSC Assists: Greg Donovan, Kevin Morash

PSC Saves: Jon Clark (45 mins, 6 saves), Davin Townsley-Tilson (15 mins, 1 save)

SSC Saves: Tim Finn (60 mins, 18 saves)