1989 NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship

The 1989 NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Tournament was the 19th annual Division I NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championship tournament. Twelve NCAA Division I college men's lacrosse teams met after having played their way through a regular season, and for some, a conference tournament.

1989 NCAA Division I Men's
Lacrosse Championship
Finals siteByrd Stadium
ChampionsSyracuse (3rd title)
Runner-upJohns Hopkins
Attendance[1]23,893 finals
63,836 total
NCAA Division I Men's Championships
«1988 1990»

Tournament overviewEdit

The championship game was played at Maryland's Byrd Stadium in front of 23,893 fans. The game saw Syracuse University defeat Johns Hopkins University by the score of 13–12.[1] This was the second straight national title for Syracuse behind the Gait brothers, Paul and Gary Gait, as well as John Zulberti.

Tournament resultsEdit

  First Round Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                                     
8 Navy 12  
  Penn 11  
  1 Syracuse 18  
    8 Navy 11  
     
       
  1 Syracuse 18  
  4 Maryland 8  
       
       
  4 Maryland 12(i)
    5 Adelphi 11  
5 Adelphi 16
  Michigan State 10  
  1 Syracuse 13
  2 Johns Hopkins 12
6 North Carolina 19  
  Towson 8  
  3 Loyola 5
    6 North Carolina 12  
     
       
  6 North Carolina 6
  2 Johns Hopkins 10  
       
       
  2 Johns Hopkins 9
    7 Massachusetts 4  
7 Massachusetts 16
  Cornell 7  
(i) one overtime

Tournament boxscoresEdit

Tournament Finals

Team 1 2 3 4 Total
Syracuse 5 1 3 4 13
Johns Hopkins 4 4 3 1 12
  • Syracuse scoring – Paul Gait 4, John Zulberti 2, Gary Gait 2, Rodney Dumpson 2, Tom Marechek, Greg Burns, Joe Bonacci
  • Johns Hopkins scoring – Matt Panetta 5, John Wilkens 2, Mike Morrissey, John Dressel, Greg Kelly, Jay Clarke, Brian Lukacz
  • Shots: Johns Hopkins 40, Syracuse 39
  • Saves: Johns Hopkins – Quint Kessenich 17, Syracuse – Matt Palumb 13
  • Attendance: 23,893

Tournament Semi-finals

Team 1 2 3 4 Total
Syracuse 9 2 3 4 18
Maryland 2 3 2 1 8
  • Syracuse scoring – Gary Gait 5, Paul Gait 3, Greg Burns 3, Tom Marechek 3, Dan Caughey 2, Rodney Dumpson, John Zulberti
  • Maryland scoring – Mark Douglas 2, Rob Wurzburger 2, Pat Gugerty, Tim Corcoran, Brian Burlace, David Willard
  • Shots: Syracuse 55, Maryland 29
  • Saves: Syracuse – Matt Palumb 10, Jerry DeLorenzo 0; Maryland – Mike McCanna 4, Matt Herrold 7
  • Attendance: 20,263
Team 1 2 3 4 Total
Johns Hopkins 2 2 2 4 10
North Carolina 3 2 0 1 6
  • Johns Hopkins scoring – Matt Panetta 3, Mike Morrissey 2, Brian Lukacz, Adam Wright, Jeff Ihm, Greg Kelly, John Wilkens
  • North Carolina scoring – Dennis Goldstein 3, Neill Redfern, Chip Mayer, Dan Donnelly
  • Shots: Johns Hopkins 38, North Carolina 28
  • Saves: North Carolina – Pat Olmert 8; Johns Hopkins – Quint Kessenich 8
  • Attendance:

Tournament Quarterfinals

Team 1 2 3 4 Total
Syracuse 3 5 4 6 18
Navy 1 0 7 3 11
  • Syracuse scoring – Greg Burns 4, Tom Marechek 4, Gary Gait 3, John Zulberti 3, Paul Gait 2, Joe Bonacci, Jim Egan.
  • Navy scoring – Brian Keith 4, Paul Basile 2, John Quinn 2, David Ellison, Dennis Nealon, Tim O’Rourke
  • Shots: Syracuse 50, Navy 39
  • Saves: Syracuse – Matt Palumb 21; Navy – Louis Brown 11
  • Attendance: 4,572
Team 1 2 3 4 OT1 Total
Maryland 3 3 2 3 1 12
Adelphi 2 6 1 2 0 11
  • Maryland scoring – Rob Wurzburger 4, Mark Douglas 3, Phil Willard 2, Chris Conner 2, Mike Frick
  • Adelphi scoring – Jeff Reh 4, Dave Reilly 2, Gordon Purdie 2, Mike Muscarella 2, Tom Aiello
  • Shots: Maryland 41, Adelphi 36
  • Saves: Adelphi – Jim Cheeseman 12; Maryland – Mike McCanna 6, Matt Herrold 3
  • Attendance: 2,725
Team 1 2 3 4 Total
North Carolina 1 2 5 4 12
Loyola 2 1 0 2 5
  • North Carolina scoring – Neill Redfern 4, Michael Thomas 3, Dan Donnelly 2, Dennis Goldstein, David Kelly, John Szczypinski
  • Loyola scoring – Brian Kroneberger 3, Mike Ruland, Jim Blanding
  • Shots: North Carolina 48, Loyola 30
  • Saves: Loyola – Charlie Toomey 17, Tim Dunnigan 0; North Carolina – Pat Olmert 12, Lars Pedersen 1, Joe Breschi 1
  • Attendance: 3,200
Team 1 2 3 4 Total
Johns Hopkins 1 4 2 2 9
Massachusetts 0 3 0 1 4
  • Johns Hopkins scoring – Jay Clarke 2, Matt Panetta 2, Greg Kelly 2, Brian Lukacz, John Dressel, Brendan Kelly
  • Massachusetts scoring – Scott Hiller, Rob Codignotto, Tim Soudan, Michael Cain
  • Shots: Johns Hopkins 52, Massachusetts 31
  • Saves: Massachusetts – Sal LoCascio 26; North Carolina – Quint Kessenich 14
  • Attendance: 4,100

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "NCAA Lacrosse Division I Results / Records" (pdf). NCAA. p. 3 (51). Retrieved 24 April 2014.

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