PAINESVILLE, Ohio – The ninth ranked Lake Erie College men's lacrosse team will be in action Saturday (April 21) when they travel to take on Mercy, with the game set to start at 1 p.m.
Storm Report: The Storm is 9-2 overall and 6-1 in Great Midwest Athletic Conference action. The Storm is coming off a loss to Seton Hill. Head Coach Steve Gartelman said, "The team is ready to go. It's easy to stay motivated, the guys are hungry for a bounce back game as well as we are always playing for something this time of year."
Opposition Position: The Mavericks are ranked 11th in the nation, are 10-2 overall and 4-1 in conference play. The Mavericks are coming off a loss to NYIT. Coach Gartelman added, "Mercy is a talented team with high skill on offense and a solid team defense. All areas of the field are strong for them so we will need to maintain a balance of high tempo and control."
Coach Gartelman concluded, "We will need to play at a high caliber for four quarters to win this one."
Forecast: Lake Erie will be back in action Wednesday (April 25) when they host Roberts Wesleyan, with the game set to start at 7 p.m.