North Coast men’s lacrosse squads kicked off the 2018 season last week as Wittenberg earned the first victory of the year, defeating Transylvania. Non-conference action continues in the coming week with conference play scheduled to begin on Saturday, March 10th.
WITTENBERG opened the season 1-0 for the first time since 2014 after knocking off Transylvania last week, 8-5. Junior attack Jerry Coyle (Grosse Pointe, MI/Grosse Pointe) led the Tigers with three goals in the victory. Freshman goalie Paxton Kreger (Blue Ash, OH/Moeller) was outstanding in his collegiate debut logging all 60 minutes in net for the Tigers, recording 15 saves on 20 total shots faced.