Posted Monday, May 3, 2021

    University of Detroit Jesuit rallied late in the fourth quarter to edge Pontiac Notre Dame Preparatory 9-8 in boys lacrosse action on Monday, May 3, at Notre Dame.

   Jesuit was down 5-2 at halftime. Senior Blake Nowak and senior Charlie Stokes had goals in the first half for the Cubs.

   Jesuit senior Gabriel Barker scored early in the third quarter to close the game to 5-3. Senior James Chabot scored for the Irish to make the lead three again. Nowak scored his second goal for the Cubs to close the game to 6-4. Junior Kaden Hovey scored for the Irish to make the score 7-4.

 

  It was all Cubs for that point on. Nowak scored his third goal to close the game to 7-5. Senior Matthew Geissler then scored to decrease the gap to 7-6 heading into the fourth quarter.

   Senior Johnathan Paroly’s goal tied the score at 7-7. Senior Jason Dykema then scored to put the Cubs ahead for the first time in the game. Stokes added his second goal to make the score 9-8.

   Senior Andrew Phillippart scored late for the Irish to make the final 9-8.

   Junior Nico Sommer earned the victory in goal for the Cubs.

  Jesuit travels to Catholic High School League rival Bloomfield Hills Brother Rice on Wednesday, May 5.

 

 

Photos: StudentandAthlete

University of Detroit Jesuit senior Blake Nowak (12) controls the ball against Pontiac Notre Dame Preparatory on Monday.

University of Detroit Jesuit senior Mathew Geissler (26) drives to the goal against Pontiac Notre Dame Preparatory on Monday.

University of Detroit Jesuit players celebrate after senior Johnathan Paroly's (27) game-tying goal against Pontiac Notre Dame Preparatory on Monday.

University of Detroit Jesuit senior Johnathan Paroly (27) shoots against Pontiac Notre Dame Preparatory on Monday.

University of Detroit Jesuit senior Jason Dykema (18) controls the ball against Pontiac Notre Dame Preparatory on Monday.

University of Detroit Jesuit junior Daniel Rowland (5) brings the ball down field against Pontiac Notre Dame Preparatory on Monday.

University of Detroit Jesuit junior Jarrett Johnson (14) brings the ball down field against Pontiac Notre Dame Preparatory on Monday.

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