SYLVANIA, Ohio. – The University of Michigan-Dearborn lacrosse team took on the Lourdes University Gray Wolves in a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference matchup Monday night in Sylvania, Ohio.
The Wolverines offense took control of a back and forth first quarter, coming out with a two-goal lead after the opening 15 minutes. The UM-Dearborn offense would stall in the second quarter, with the Gray Wolves taking advantage, scoring four times on their way to a two-goal lead at the half. The Wolverines would eventually tie the game late in the third quarter, however Lourdes would rally, jumping out to a four-goal lead. UM-Dearborn would make a late fourth-quarter push but came up short falling to the Gray Wolves 13-11.
The loss drops the Wolverines to 0-4 overall and 0-4 in the WHAC.
Jon Chaffee got the start in goal for the Wolverines, making 12 saves. Lourdes held the edge in ground balls, 46-31 and face-offs, 23-5.
UM-Dearborn will return to action on Senior Day against Indiana Tech at 8pm Wednesday at Detroit Country Day Stadium in Beverly Hills, Mich.
NOTE: Photo used from 2019