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Wed May 18
Final - OT
10 #6 Denison
11 at #3 Salisbury
in Salisbury, Md. - NCAA Tournament Quarterfinals
Sun Feb 19
1:00 PM
Washington and Lee
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sun Feb 26
1:00 PM
Denison
at Roanoke
in Salem, Va.
Sat Mar 04
1:00 PM
Albion
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Mar 11
TBA
Denison
vs. Montclair St.
@ Baltimore, Md. in Baltimore, Md.
Fri Mar 17
12:30 PM
Dickinson
vs. Denison
@ Stevenson University - Owings Mills, Md. in Owings Mills, Md. at Stevenson U.
Sat Mar 18
12:00 PM
Denison
vs. Nazareth
@ Stevenson University in Owings Mills, Md. in Owings Mills, Md. at Stevenson U.
Sat Mar 25
2:00 PM
Denison
at DePauw
in Greencastle, Ind.
Sat Apr 01
1:00 PM
Wittenberg
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Apr 04
7:00 PM
Denison
at Hiram
in Hiram, Ohio
Sat Apr 08
1:00 PM
Oberlin
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Apr 12
7:00 PM
Denison
at Wooster
in Wooster, Ohio
Sat Apr 15
1:00 PM
Denison
at Ohio Wesleyan
in Delaware, Ohio
Wed Apr 19
4:00 PM
Denison
at Kenyon
in Gambier, Ohio
Sat Apr 22
1:00 PM
Wabash
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
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No. 2 Salisbury ends Denison's run

Austin Campbell pressures Salisbury's Brandon Kendrick in the first half.
Austin Campbell pressures Salisbury's Brandon Kendrick in the first half.

Denison's record-breaking season came to a close in the quarterfinal round of the 2014 NCAA Division III Tournament as second-ranked Salisbury wore down the previously unbeaten Big Red for a 15-5 win from Sea Gull Stadium.

The Big Red entered the game riding a 19-game winning streak, having already set single season high's for goals, assists, and shot attempts.  In the opening minute of play it looked like it might be business as usual.  After a faceoff win, Blair Farinholt scored the first goal 1:05 into the contest and Denison had a 1-0 lead.

Over the next 29 minutes Salisbury would score seven unanswered goals, and the aggressive man-to-man pressure of the Sea Gulls would force DU into nine first half turnovers. 

Trailing 8-1 early in the second half, the Big Red showed some signs of life, scoring the first two goals of the third quarter as Chapin Speidel and James Meager scored a pair of goals within a two minute span, cutting the deficit to 8-3.

Over the next four minutes DU battled, taking a number of shots and even burning a Salisbury EMO. However, after a Big Red turnover, Salisbury's Sean Fitzgerald scored, halting the Denison's momentum.  The Sea Gulls would follow with four-straight goals, closing out the third quarter on another run.

In the fourth, Denison would get tallies from Luke Walsh and a second score from Speidel, setting the final at 15-5.  Walsh ends the season with a Denison freshman record, 51 goals scored.  Speidel leaves Denison with 84 goals and 52 assists and is ranked 26th on the school's career points list.

Three Salisbury players scored three goals apiece as Luke Phipps, Greg Korvin, and Mike Kane led the way offensively.  Chris Biank won nine draws and finished with five ground balls.

Denison got two goals from Speidel, and one goal apiece from Farinholt, Meager, and Walsh.  Eddie Vita tallied DU's lone assist.  Eric Baumgardner won 14-of-23 draws and finished with a game-high 12 ground balls. His 139 ground balls this season was the second highest single-season total in Big Red lacrosse history.  Clark Bullington ended with six saves in the cage in 55 minutes played.

Salisbury will advance to the NCAA Division III semifinals where they will face rival Washington College on Sunday at Sea Gull Stadium.

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February 28, 2014 Game with Wooster postponed
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