POTSDAM Jack Krzyston and Kyle Aquin each scored three goals to lead the Rochester Institute of Technology mens lacrosse team to an 11-6 victory over Clarkson in the Liberty League opener for both schools Saturday.
Kyle Sterzin added two goals for RIT (6-1 overall, 1-0 conference). Taylor Wisman, Pat McMulla and Mac Keehfus also scored for the Tigers.
Matthew Gold and Corey Herrington both scored twice to lead Clarkson (4-2, 0-1). Brendon Shearin and Peter Goss also scored for the Golden Knights.
ST. LAWRENCE 9, SKIDMORE 8
Jeremy Vautour scored two goals and the Saints (3-3, 1-0) held off a late Skidmore run to win a Liberty League game in Saratoga Springs.
Skidmore (2-5 0-1) outscored St. Lawrence 3-1 in the fourth quarter but could not tie the game.
Davey Hovey, Justin Ingram, Mac Johnson, Tucker Garfield, Alden Frelinghuysen, Cody Danforth and Josh Robinson also scored for SLU.
Kevin Mulvey and Jon Hoeg tallied three goals each for Skidmore and Mike Perlow added two.
SUNY POTSDAM 7, UTICA 6
Rob Kunz scored with 25 seconds remaining to lead Potsdam (3-1) past host Utica in a nonconference game. Kunz assisted on a goal from Ed Doherty that tied the game with 4 minutes, 12 seconds left.
Kevin Logan scored twice to lead SUNY Potsdam. Kyle Nicholas, Robbie Ashlaw and Derek Frost also scored for the Bears.
Ben Winkler scored twice to lead Utica (3-2). Justin Edelstein, Sean Flanagan, Joe Schoen and Trent Jacobs scored for Utica.
SUNY CANTON 17, WELLS 3
Chris Gamble scored four goals on seven shots as the Kangaroos (2-3) won a nonconference game at Cortland.
Ryan Cardiff, Dustin Andrus, Patrick Connelly and Shawn Spadaccini each scored twice for SUNY Canton. Tanner Pratt, Steve Novak, Tayor Caswell, Mike Matthews and Rob Gleason added single goals.
Connor Jansen scored twice to lead Wells (0-4), and Daniel Munsell also scored.
SUNY CANTON 16, Wells 9
Keeley Rice scored four goals and added three assists to lead the Kangaroos (2-2) in a nonconference game in Canton.
Tressa Goolden added four goals for SUNY Canton. Brooke Knight produced three goals and one assist, and Robyn Carroll also scored three goals for the Kangaroos. Megan Poupore and Devyn Hutcheson added single goals.
Madeline Bass led Wells (1-2) with four goals and Savannah Tucker added three.
SUNY CANTON 6-5, PENN STATE-ABINGTON 2-6
Gerardo Torres produced five hits as the Kangaroos (3-12) split a nonconference doubleheader with Penn State-Abington (6-12) in Jenkintown, Penn.
Torres went 3-for-4 and drove in three runs in the opener and went 2-for-4 in game two. Eddy Morel also went 3-for-4 in the opening game and Tom Darling went 2-for-3.
Travis Legacy struck out five in game one for the Kangaroos. Luis Ramirez went 2-for-2 in game two for SUNY Canton.
PENN STATE-ABINGTON 9-6, SUNY CANTON 1-10
After being held to two hits by Michaela Drogalis in the opening game of a nonconference doubleheader, the Kangaroos (5-11) answered with a 10-run outburst against her in the second game in Abington, Penn.
Andrea Rogers went 4-for-4, including a home run, and drove in six runs for the Kangaroos in game two. Tina DeLuca went 3-for-4 and Sharon Cordero went 2-for-5.
Ashley Quenzer had three hits for Penn State-Abington (5-3) in game one and Alyssa Virginio produced three hits in game two.
SKIDMORE 8, ST. LAWRENCE 1
Michael Hayden and Paul Barrett won their doubles match to score the only point for the Saints (6-4) in a loss to Skidmore in Saratoga Springs.
Jimmy Sherpa, Gabe Sherman and Kit Green-Sanderson each scored two points for Skidmore (4-3).
SKIDMORE 9, ST. LAWRENCE 0
Nataly Mendoza, Lee Ford, Melissa Hisch, Alex Smith and Robyn Baird each won a singles match and were on a winning doubles team as Skidmore (3-5) swept St. Lawrence (4-4) in Saratoga Springs.