BREVARD, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae men's lacrosse team played Brevard College tight in its season opener, but BC scored five third period goals on its way to handing LMC an 11-4 loss at Brevard Lacrosse Field Sunday afternoon in Brevard, N.C.
The Tornados (1-1) used a four-goal outburst from Al Blackman and an 11-6 faceoff advantage to claim the victory. The Bobcats (0-1) saw a pair of player's net two goals while only committing one turnover.
Bobcat senior Kyle Judge (Hampstead, Md.) put LMC out in front, 1-0, with a goal at the 12:01 mark of the first period.
LMC sophomore Schuylor Dickerson (Crozet, Va.) and Blackman each notched two goals to make tie it at 3 halfway through the second period.
Judge struck again in the third with 12:15 remaining while LMC trailed 5-4.
BC's Blair Alexandersen scored with one second remaining in the third period while the Tornados finished the match on a 6-0 run.
Blackman paced the Tornados in goals while Alexandersen recorded a hat trick. Andrew Reilly accumulated 12 saves on the day.
LMC returns to action when it visits Lenoir-Rhyne Wednesday at 6 p.m. in Hickory, N.C.
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