The Lenoir-Rhyne Men's Lacrosse Team ran its winning streak to four games with a 19-1 thrashing of Mars Hill on Saturday afternoon. The Bears have scored 17 or more goals in each game of their winning streak.
The Bears jumped all over the Lions, scoring the first 14 goals of the game. Lenoir-Rhyne held Mars Hill scoreless for 28:37 before the Lions finally broke through. Following the only goal of the game for the visitors, LR held them off the board the rest of the way.
Joe Buduo went over 200 career points in this one as he broke the school record of 195 in the Bears most recent win over Catawba. Buduo finished with one goal and four assists.
The Bears were led by Ryan Bell with five goals and two assists. Bell scored his five goals on just six shots and the senior added five ground balls and a caused turnover.
Anthony Fraga added a hat trick for the Bears and Noah Johnson made eight saves to earn his sixth win of the season.
The Bears have outscored opponents 70-14 in their four game winning streak.
Prior to the game, the Bears honored nine seniors who have led LR to 47 wins and a streak of 24 straight regular season wins over conference opponents.
The Bears are 6-7 overall, 3-2 in South Atlantic Conference. L-R will close out the regular season with a matchup at Coker next Saturday.