ATLANTA - The Mount Vernon varsity boys lacrosse team made program history on Tuesday afternoon, April 13, defeating the Walker School Wolverines 18-0 at the Upper Campus Stadium Field.
The win marks the second of the season for Mount Vernon and is the most ever since lacrosse became a varsity sport in the 2017-18 academic year.
Will Palmer had a game and season high eight goals to lead the Mustangs to victory. He added two assists for a game high 10 points.
He also played in goal for the fourth quarter recording two saves to preserve the shutout.
Cole Feroleto played the first three periods in goal and picked up three saves.
In the fourth quarter, Feroleto scored twice as well at the attack position.
Cole Allison and Cole Palmer each recorded two goals in the winning bid. Cole Palmer also notched two assists.
Erik Dodder had one goal for the Mustangs as well.
Mount Vernon led 13-0 at halftime and added five goals in the second half to seal the win.
The Mustangs (2-5) are back in action on Wednesday night, April 14, traveling to Pinecrest Academy.
Face-off against the Paladins is scheduled for 7 p.m. in Cumming, GA.
The Mount Vernon Athletic Department strives to build the student-athlete by providing a five-star experience built on community, courage, development, hospitality and professionalism. As a school of inquiry, innovation and impact grounded in Christian values, we prepare all students to be college-ready, globally competitive, and engaged citizen leaders. For more information on Mount Vernon athletics, visit www.mountvernonathletics.com and follow @MV_Athletics on Twitter for up-to-the-minute news on the Mustangs.