The Amity Spartans Boys Lacrosse team came on strong under the Friday Night Lights in Branford in its second game of the season.
The Spartans were ahead of the Hornets 2-1 in the first quarter; 4-2 in the second; 6-4 in the third and kept the lead all the way to the end with a 7-5 win.
Brad Uscilla led Amity in scoring with 3 goals and 1 assist; Jake Milner had 1 goal and 2 assists; Sam King, Ben DiMauro and Matt DeLizio each had 1 goal and Nick Mazzacco had 1 assist.
Noah Lohman made 2 goals for Branford, E. Duffy, Mike Potter and Mike Caminear each made 1 goal.
Goalies on both sides worked hard, Evan Campbell made 12 saves for the Spartans and Zach DeGoursey made 11 saves for the Hornets.
Amity coach Brandon Pepe said, “It was good to get our first win on the road against a conference opponent. We are looking forward from here and hope this can build the momentum we need against some very good teams that we play this week.”
Records: Amity, 1-1; Branford, 1-1.
Amity goes up against Daniel Hand Monday, April 13 in Woodbridge at 3:45 p.m. and away at Guilford on Thursday at 7 p.m.