The Hiram College men’s lacrosse team dropped a road contest at Oberlin on Tuesday evening by a 17-4 score.
The Terriers fall to 3-9 on the season and 1-6 in the NCAC, while the Yeomen improve to 7-7, 3-4.
Four different players recorded goals in the game for Hiram
After Oberlin scored less than 10 seconds into the contest, the Terriers responded with a unassisted goal by freshman Nick Rollason (Pickerington/Pickerington North) to knot the score at 1-1.
Oberlin would score the next seven goals, before freshman Darius Dunn (Evansville, Ind./Franklin) found the back of the net at the 5:15 mark of the second quarter. Rollason had the assist on the play.
The Yeomen would score the final two goals of the half and took a 10-2 lead into the break.
In the second half, Oberlin scored the first two goals. But Hiram took advantage of a man-up situation and freshman Evan Pinney (Richfield/Revere) scored.
Oberlin closed out the third quarter with a goal and opened the fourth with another to build a 14-3 lead.
Junior Chris Lekan (North Olmsted/Holy Name) closed out the scoring for the Terriers by finding the back of the net with 6:46 left to play. Rollason recorded his second assist of the night on the play.
In goal, junior Sawyer Lott (Sunbury/Big Walnut) made 18 saves in goal.
Hiram will close out the season on Saturday by hosting Kenyon at 1 p.m. The Terriers will also honor their three seniors before the contest.