TROY, New York - The MCC men's lacrosse team held off a late charge by Hudson Valley CC and went on to defeat the Vikings 8-7 in the team's regular season finale Saturday.
The Tribunes (8-4) will host a Region III first round game on Wednesday against Finger Lakes. MCC finished 7-2 against regional opponents.
Up 7-2 heading to the fourth, Monroe saw Hudson Valley put up five goals in the final frame to draw close. The Vikings cut the lead to one with a little over five minutes left, but MCC was able to thwart any further effort.
Mark Campbell made 16 saves in goal for Monroe.