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Men's Lacrosse Plays Host To Yale This Saturday

April 29, 2004

Baltimore, Md. - The Loyola men's lacrosse team will host its second straight Ivy League opponent this Saturday when Yale visits Diane Geppi-Aikens Field. The Greyhounds, who have lost their last three home games, look to get back on track in Game One of a men's-women's doubleheader. Loyola and Yale faceoff at noon, listen the all the action right here with Live Audio .

The Greyhounds bring a 2-0 series lead into Saturday's match-up with Yale. The two teams met in 1948 and again in the 1990 Final Four. Loyola edged the Bulldogs in the Final Four, winning 14-13 in overtime to advance to the Championship Game.

This season, the 'Hounds are 3-7 overall and are in the midst of a four-game skid. Senior Stephen Brundage leads the team with 16 goals and 10 assists while junior Matt Monfett has 13 goals and nine assists. Sophomore Michael Fretwell, who won the starting goalie job at Syracuse five weeks ago, is looking for his first win in the cage with a .535 save percentage on the year.

The Elis are 6-7 this season, coming off an 11-10 come-from-behind victory at Fairfield on Wednesday night. Saturday's game will be Yale's season finale while Loyola wraps up the regular season at home next Saturday.

This Saturday's doubleheader will conclude with the Loyola women taking on Maryland beginning at 3 p.m. Both games can be heard live on www.LoyolaGreyhounds.com and the men's broadcast can also be picked up on WNST AM 1570.

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