MO State HS Sports

Fighting Bees Overcome Cougars

Fletcher Wood

COLUMBIA, Mo. – The Columbia College men’s lacrosse team opened their season this evening taking on No.10-ranked St. Ambrose University (Iowa). The Cougars dropped the contest 14-6. The Fighting Bees outshot the Cougars 47-32, while Columbia grabbed recorded more face off wins in the contest. 

Stat Tracker:

  • Scoring: Zach Baker (2), Drake Morrissey (1), Kai Garriock (1), William Rusk (1), Ethan Houston (1)
  • Assists: William Rusk (1), Ethan Houston (1), Zach Baker (1)
  • Kail Mattis took 14-19 face offs
  • William Rusk led the Cougars snagging six ground balls, while Kail Mattis grabbed five
  • Bryce Peltier collected 18 saves
  • Columbia incurred 24 turnovers

The Cougars will continue their home stand against No.7-ranked Madonna (Mich.) on February 25 at 12:00 p.m.

This article is provided by Columbia Cougar Athletics