Duke’s Matheis scores career-high 7 points in win over Jacksonville
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. Duke senior attackman Case Matheis recorded a career-high seven points and Justin Guterding added six to lead the third-ranked Blue Devils to an 18-5 victory at Jacksonville in non-conference men’s lacrosse action Saturday afternoon. Duke improves to 3-1 on the year.
Senior Reid Maxmin and Peter Welch scored their first career goals for the Blue Devils in the win, while rookie goaltender David McCann made his first career save in the game’s final three minutes. Myles Jones recorded his 100th career goal as well, becoming the first Duke midfielder with 100 career tallies.
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Duke: In the first of three meetings with Liberty, the Blue Devils came up on the short end of a 1-0 pitchers’ duel Saturday afternoon at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Ballpark in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
UNC: Megan Whittle scored three second-half goals as top-ranked Maryland (3-0) beat fourth-ranked North Carolina, 8-7, in a rematch of the 2015 NCAA championship game at Fetzer Field on Saturday afternoon.
Track and Field
Duke: The Blue Devils programs rounded out the final day of the ACC Indoor Track & Field Championships in Boston, Mass., at the Reggie Lewis Center, notching eight top-eight placings across the board Saturday. Overall, the Blue Devils combined for three ACC titles and 10 All-ACC accolades over the course of the three-day event.
N.C. State: The Wolfpack No. 8 women’s and No. 18 men’s track and field team concluded the ACC Championships on Saturday, as the women finished 7th with 42 points and the men finished fourth with 62 points, its highest team finish in five years.
The Raleigh Sports Club: Larry Fedora, football coach at North Carolina, will be the special guest speaker Wednesday. Morgan Sullivan, standout Cary High School soccer player, will be recognized as the Student Athlete of the Week.
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