No. 11 Seton Hill drops No. 4 C.W. Post
Griffins, Pioneers are both 1-1 early in the season
C.W. Post drops to 1-1 overall and 1-1 in the ECC while Seton Hill improves to 1-1 overall and 1-0 in conference play.
The Pioneers took a 2-0 lead in the first quarter with a pair of goals from senior attacker Doug Hoch but the Griffins caught up with goals from Matt Delmonico and Dylan Lefebrve. The teams were locked at 3-3 at the end of the first.
Seton Hill outscored C.W. Post 4-3 in the second quarter with a hat trick from Greg Chaples to take a 7-6 lead at the end of the half.
The Pioneers came back in the third quarter with four goals from including two from Rodriguez to take a 10-9 lead heading into the fourth.
The fourth quarter belonged to Seton Hill as it got a pair of goals from Kevin Cala at 11:49 and 7:09 to escape with the win.
C.W. Post finished the game outshooting the Griffins, 46-29, and held a 33-21 advantage on ground balls. The Griffins were 4-6 on extra-man opportunities compared to the Pioneers' 3-6.
Hoch finished with three goals while Patterson had five points on two goals and three assists. Junior midfielder Chris Ruhlig added a goal in the second quarter.
Seton Hill was led by Delmonico with four goals with three from Chaples and two from Cala. Lefebrve and Kevin Welty each had a goal in the game.