Men's Lacrosse: Ohio Northern (7-1 Overall, 1-0 OAC) at Mount Union (2-5 Overall, 0-1 OAC)

Men's Lacrosse: Ohio Northern (7-1 Overall, 1-0 OAC) at Mount Union (2-5 Overall, 0-1 OAC)

Saturday, March 30, 2019, 1 p.m. - Mount Union Stadium, Alliance, Ohio

Saturday's Preview: Ohio Northern enters Saturday's game riding a 7-game winning streak ... Northern has also won 12 consecutive road matches ... The Polar Bears are coming off a record-setting 26-2 victory over Wilmington last Saturday ... ONU set school records with its 26 goals and the 24-goal margin of victory ... Northern also set a school record with an impressive 18 different players scoring goals, led by freshman Nick Gosnell with his first career hat trick and a career-high four goals ... Freshman Ben Gawronski also had his first career hat trick with three goals for ONU ... Through 8 games this season,junior Cameron Marous leads the team with 18 goals, 12 assists and 30 points ... Senior Anthony Pavone is second with 12 goals and senior Nicholas Groves is third with 10 goals ... Senior Alex Pizarro is 6-1 with 54 saves and a 7.27 GAA in goal ... Senior Preston Victory leads the team with 25 GBs and senior Drew Fox leads the team with 17 CTs ... Senior Max Weese (100), Marous (93) and Pavone (73) are 1-2-3 on ONU's all-time career scoring list ... Victory leads the team with 54 faceoffs in 78 attempts, a winning percentage of .692 ... ONU (22nd, .642) and MtU (13th, .669) are two of the best faceoff teams in the country ... The Polar Bears ran 13th nationally, allowing only 7.13 goals per game ... Mount Union enters Saturday's contest coming off a 17-4 loss to Otterbein ... Sophomore Alek Kungle had 2 goals to lead the Purple Raiders ... Kungle leads MtU with 13 goals this season ... Freshman Logan Addonizio has 10 goals and leads the team with 6 assists and 16 points ... Senior Jake Krone is 2-5 with 76 saves, a 51.7 save percentage and a 10.52 GAA in goal.

ONU Statistical Leaders:

  Goals       Assists       Points       Shots       Ground Balls  
1. Marous 18   1. Marous 12   1. Marous 30   1. Marous 48   1. Victory 25
2. Pavone 12   2.  St. Croix 6   2. Pavone 16   2. Pavone 42   2. Pfister 22
3. N.Groves 10   3. Pavone 4   3.  St. Croix 14   3. Weese 38   3. DiMarco 19
          Foster 4                        
          O'Connell 4                        

All-Time Series: ONU leads the series between the two schools by a 2-1 margin ... ONU won 10-2 in Ada in 2018 and 13-8 in Ada in 2017, while MtU won 13-8 in Alliance in 2016.

ONU Head Coach Nat St. Laurent: St. Laurent is in his third season at ONU with a 38-18 record, a .679 win percentage.