Albion takes road victory over Kalamazoo

Albion takes road victory over Kalamazoo

KALAMAZOO, Mich. – Collin Bowers and Jace Conley each scored twice in the second quarter as Albion College pulled away for a 21-4 victory Kalamazoo College in Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association men's lacrosse action.

It was Albion's fourth win in a row. The Britons (6-7 overall, 4-0 MIAA) will travel to Hope College for a Tuesday contest that will decide sole possession of first place in the MIAA.

Albion shutout Kalamazoo, 7-0, in the second quarter. The Britons went on to outscore Kalamazoo, 8-2, in the second half.

Conley scored six goals and collected eight groundballs, both career-highs for the first-year attackman from Waterford, Mich.

Bowers also reached a career high with four goals.

Drew Harm reached a season-high with four goals.

Alec Palmer chipped in with two goals and an assist, Gerald Haadsma added a goal and three assists and Matt Chen and Noah Dailey-Chwalinbog added a goal apiece.

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Joe and Julie Serra have given a $5 million leadership gift to launch a fundraising initiative to make two dreams a reality at Albion College. The first is a newly expanded fitness and student activity facility at the site of the current Dow Recreation and Wellness Center. The second is a new or renovated competition facility for the volleyball, men's basketball and women's basketball that currently call Kresge Gymnasium home.

The College is continuing to raise funds in support of both projects. To learn more, call 517/629-0446 or email