Boys Lacrosse: Amity Defeats Cheshire 10-8

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May 092014

IMG_0202The Amity Spartans Varsity Lacrosse Team knew they were in for a battle when they hosted Cheshire in Woodbridge on Tuesday, May 6.

Cheshire played hard and skillfully. They outshot Amity 39-31 and held the lead through third quarter (Q1: 2-1; Q2: 5-3; Q4: 8-6).

The Spartans played to win as well, and in the final quarter, they put  on their game faces, catching up to, tying and finally defeating the Rams 10-8.


Cheshire’s Matt Blois was the game’s high scorer with 4 goals. Anthony Trasacco brought in 2 for the Rams and Alec Thomas and Matt Samuelson each scored 1 goal.

The visitors’ Ben Hamel made 2 assists and Christian Russo had 1 assist for the Rams.

Cheshire’s goalkeeper Jared Lawson made 14 saves for his team.

On Amity’s side, Jake Milner and Brad Uscilla each scored 3 goals; Dave Buono made 2 goals and  Joe Choiniere and Ajay King scored 1 goal each.

Milner, King, Choiniere, and Tyler Burns each had 1 assist for the Spartans.

Spartans goalie Evan Campbell made 27 saves.

Records: Amity 8-2; Cheshire 4-7