DOVER, Del. – The Wesley College men's lacrosse team dropped a close 14-9 Capital Athletic Conference (CAC) decision to the Southern Virginia Knights to wrap up the 2017 season.
Wesley had an early 2-1 lead at the end of the first quarter on goals from Hunter Coho and Zach Weitzel but Southern Virginia took a 7-4 lead into halftime behind six second-quarter goals. Wesley did score five second-half goals but mount a comeback against Southern Virginia.
Josh Wassum led Wesley with four goals and an assist. Wassum also scooped up six ground balls and caused two turnovers.
James Cella had a game-high 17 saves in goal for Wesley.
Casey Rich registered four goals and two assists for Southern Virginia.
The Wolverines end the 2017 season 4-12 overall and 0-8 in the CAC.