NCAA Roundup: Feb. 3

The 2018 NCAA Division 1 men’s lacrosse season kicked off on Saturday with a handful of games.  Bryant senior () and senior (Santa Margarita) had big games to help their teams to victory, but they weren’t the only Southern Californians making a difference at the next level this weekend.

North Carolina 17, Lafayette 10: Defender (Palos Verdes ’16) and midfielder (Mira Costa ’16) each were credited with a ground ball in the Leopard’s loss to North Carolina. Sharp also had two turnovers and Crandall one.

Duke 18, Air Force 4: Blue Devils (Bishops ’14) scored a goal, and (Palos Verdes ’16) recorded a save in 11 minutes of action.  (St. Margaret’s ’16) scored a goal for the Falcons.

12, Providence 11 (OT):  (Santa Margarita ’14) had a goal and two assists for the Terriers.

Bryant 15, Manhattan 7: Bryant senior Cam Ziegler (’ 14) scored four points in the Bulldogs opener. Freshman LSM (Peninsula ’17) was credited with one caused turnover. (Poway, ’14) collected one ground ball.

Division III

Hendrix 11, Southwestern 9: Freshman (Thousand Oaks ’17) had a goal and three assists in his collegiate debut for Southwestern, which rallied from an 11-6 deficit in the fourth quarter with Asbury contributing an assist and a goal to the comeback. He also collected three ground balls and had a caused-turnover. Senior middie (San Clemente ’14) collected three ground balls for the Pirates.