Junior Brandon Benn scored four goals, and Wells Stanwick and Zach Palmer chipped in two goals and two assists each as the Johns Hopkins men's lacrosse team rolled to a 12-6 win at Towson on Saturday night.
Rob Guida, Rex Sanders, Ryan Brown, and Phil Castronova also scored for the No. 4 Blue Jays (2-0), who beat the Tigers for the 18th consecutive time and improved to 38-3 all-time against Towson.
JHU led 6-3 at halftime and scored three times in the first five minutes of the third quarter to take control of the game. The Tigers (0-2) were held scoreless for a 27-minute stretch that included the entire third quarter. Senior goalkeeper Pierce Bassett made 12 saves for the Blue Jays.
Johns Hopkins returns to action Saturday when it hosts Michigan at 1 p.m. at Homewood Field. The game will be broadcast on ESPN3.Read more from hopkinssports.com