Eastern runs out to early lead, cruises to 14-5 win over Western

From the desk of Bob Molta - Eastern SID

Box Score

MANSFIELD, CT (Apr. 24) — Eastern gained the No. 1 seed in the Little East playoffs with its 12th straight win in the series. Eastern limited Western to one goal in three of four quarters and to two in the other.

Michael Sullinger had four goals to lead Eastern and Jamie Tommins made ten saves in the first 51 minutes in goal.

Lacrosse Game Summary (Final)
Western Connecticut (9-5, 4-2 LEC) vs. Eastern Connecticut (9-5, 6-0 LEC)

SCORE BY PERIOD..... 1 2 3 4 - Tot
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Western Connecticut. 1 1 2 1 - 5
Eastern Connecticut. 6 2 3 3 - 14

Western Connecticut SCORING: GOALS: Ryan Foster 2; Jason Szabo 1; Taylor Leahy 1; Andrew Bascom 1. ASSISTS: Ryan Foster 1; Mike Schoen 1.

Eastern Connecticut SCORING: GOALS: Michael Sullinger 4; Trevor Morrissette 3; Salieu Bolivar 2; Mike Devine 1; Kevin Fechtmann 1; Mike Jordan 1; Tyler Fresen 1; Chris Boardman 1. ASSISTS: Mike Devine 2; Devin Callahan 1; Kevin Fechtmann 1; Tyler
Fresen 1; Mike Jordan 1; Christian Leone 1.

SHOTS - Western Connecticut 40; Eastern Connecticut 44.
SHOTS ON GOAL - Western Connecticut 17; Eastern Connecticut 25.

GOALIES - WCSUML: Tyler Martone 9-5 (60:00 minutes, 25 shots-11 saves, 14 GA); ECSUML: Drew Deane (09:18, 2-2, 0) , Jamie Tommins 9-5 (50:42, 15-10, 5).