ERIE, Pa. (September 10, 2008) - Lake Erie College suffered a shutout Wednesday afternoon, losing on the road, 3-0 to Mercyhurst College. The No. 4 NSCAA/adidas Atlantic Region-ranked Lakers took control early on, scoring in the opening minute. The Storm held off the host the remainder of the half only to have a similar situation unfold in the later period. Mercyhurst opened the second half with a goal just one minute in to the final period.
The Lakers capped off the win with a third goal in the 82nd minute. Lake Erie had six total shots in the game, four in the first half. Mercyhurst totaled 21 shots on the day, with 13 in the second half.
Lake Erie (0-5) travels to West Virginia Wesleyan on Saturday at 3 p.m.