ST. PAUL, Minn. – The Johnson & Wales University men's lacrosse team headed north for its first road game of the 2019 season, falling 28-2 to the University of Northwestern on Friday.
UNW scored eight times in the game's first 12 minutes to take an 8-0 first-quarter lead. The Eagles went up 18-1 at halftime and led 24-1 after three frames. The hosts finished with a 48-4 advantage in shots on goal and a 65-16 edge in ground balls.
Austin Cruz played all 60 minutes in goal for JWU (0-2) and made 20 saves. The Wildcats return to the field Saturday at North Central (Minn.).