Wallick Becomes Men's Lax All-Time Leading Scorer In Presidents' Rout
WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Washington & Jefferson College senior attacker Andrew Wallick (Canton, Ohio/North Canton Hoover) racked up 10 points (6 goals and 4 assists) and became the Presidents' all-time leading point scorer during a 21-4 men's lacrosse rout of Thiel College on Wednesday evening at Alexandre Stadium.
The Presidents (4-10) had five different players score goals, including three who netted five or more, and used five different goalies.
Wallick upped his career point total to 172 (95 goals, 77 assists) to move past Zach Devilbiss '09, who owned the previous record with 170 points (122g, 48a). Wallick earned his historic 171st point with an assist at the 10:34 mark of the fourth quarter.
W&J dominated the entire evening after running out to a 7-1 lead after one period. The Presidents led 12-2 at halftime before adding on six goals during the third period.
Senior attacker Mark Ringeling (Pittsburgh, Pa./North Hills) also had a six-goal night (one assist) for the Presidents, while freshman attacker Tim Angell (Andover, Mass./Governor's Academy) collected five goals and one assist. Junior attacker Joseph Eck (Boise, Idaho/Bishop Kelly) contributed three goals and three assists, while sophomore midfielder Casey Smallwood (Gibsonia, Pa./Pine-Richland) had one goal.
Junior goalie Ran Kirby (Cleveland, Ohio/University School) played the first 31 minutes in goal and notched five saves.
The Presidents, who outshot the Tomcats (3-10) by a 44-25 margin, return to Landmark Conference play on Saturday when traveling to Long Island for a 1:00 pm match with the Merchant Marine Academy.