The Menlo boys’ lacrosse team edged host Los Gatos 8-7 in a Santa Clara Valley Athletic League match Tuesday.
The Knights held a 6-5 lead entering the final period and held off the Wildcats to improve to 4-3 in league and 6-3 overall.
Wiley Osborne recorded four goals and Pete Foster tallied six groundballs. Nick Schultz got a hat trick and added two assists. Ryan Grzejka also scored and Connor Paterson chipped in an assist. Shuheit Nakata and Jack Ferguson combined to win 11 of 18 face-offs for the Knights. Luc McNally tallied five saves.
Menlo continues league play against Mountain View at 4 p.m. Thursday at home.
SCVALTeam 1 2 3 4 Tot. Menlo 2 1 3 2 8 Los Gatos 2 0 3 2 7
Scoring – M: Osborne 4, Schultz 3, Grzejka. Assists – M: Schultz 2, Paterson. Saves – McNally 5.
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