ADRIAN, Mich. – The men's lacrosse team (12-3) crushed Hope College (8-5) in a Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Tournament semifinal matchup Thursday afternoon and will advance to the championship game this Saturday against Albion College with a 2 p.m. faceoff at Performance Stadium.
Thirty-nine of Adrian's 59 shots were on net and the Bulldogs won the ground game with a 40-20 edge in groundballs.
Kilcoyne and Hudzinski led the team in overall scoring with 10 and eight points, respectively. Burgin had a seven-point outing.
The Bulldogs were up 13-4 at the half before adding another seven goals in the third quarter and four in the final frame.
Goalkeeper Kevin Lerg registered seven saves in the cage in recording his 11th win of the season.