Salisbury prevails in Division III national championship game

May 28, 2017 | WNST Staff


FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – The Salisbury University men’s lacrosse team played Rochester Institute of Technology in the 2017 NCAA men’s lacrosse national championship game and won the program’s 12th national title with a 15-7 win over the Tigers at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts.

It is Salisbury’s second title in as many years and moves the Gulls’ all-time record at Gillette Stadium to 3-0 with all three wins coming in the title game.

Salisbury was led on the offensive end by Kevin McDermott and Carson Kalama. McDermott posted a career high in points with four from one goal and three assists and Kalama made his presence felt by posting four goals and one assist for four points. Also coming up big on the offensive end was Josh Melton as the freshman posted his first career hat trick. Colin Reymann made 12 stops in cage and in front of him, Cory Berry posted three caused turnovers.