May 6 – Acalanes Boys Lacrosse Stomp the Mats
The Don’s Lax team travelled to Miramonte on Friday night to play their last league game of the season and came away with a big win. The Dons end the season with a DFAL record of 11-1 and will head to the NCS Playoffs next week.
The game was dominated by the Don’s sophomores. The 1st quarter of play belonged to Colin Jeffries who scored all 4 of the Don’s goals in the first 12 minutes! The 3 remaining quarters saw 7 more goals from the Dons, including 3 from Fynn Chorak. Matty Mariani won the majority of his face-offs. Final score Dons 11 to Mats 1.
The Don’s defense shut down the Mats time and time again as Brian Maiken forced 7 turnovers and Joey Gladden recovered 11 ground balls! Goalie Nate Welcomer only allowed 1 goal which came during an Acalanes’ penalty (man-down) in the 2nd quarter.
Colin Jeffries led in points with 4 goals and 2 assists, Fynn Chorak had 3 goals and 1 assist, Nathan Brickman had 1 goal and 2 assists, Michael Bone had 1 goal and 1 assist, Brian Maiken and Matty Mariani each had 1 goal, Grant Jackson and Jack Thoren had 1 assist each.
Goalie Nate Welcomer had 7 saves.
NCS Playoffs will begin this week – schedule TBD