Maggio’s 7 points key victory, earn Marc Mesh Player of the Week honors
Facing a six-goal deficit at two different times in the second half, the MegaMen regroup and found their offense, scoring nine of the game’s final 11 goals to secure a 15-13 win in Boston Box Lacrosse League action on Jan. 13. Mike Maggio led the way for the winners with a four-goal, three-assist performance, but had plenty of help from Bryan Bendig (three goals, two assists) and Keith Hughes (hat trick).
Ben Smith led BullsEye with six goals, with Greg Lally and Dan DiMaria both registering two goals and two assists in the game.
In the opener, the Blazers scored the game’s first four goals, saw PrimeTime claw back to within one late in the first half and then scored 11 of the game’s remaining 14 goals to run off to a dominant 15-6 win, and sole possession of first place in the BBLL’s winter session. Brandon Dube netted six goals and an assist, Marty Bowes added four goals and two assists and Garrett Naimie and Randy Fraser both registered three-point nights for the victors; Brendan Grant and Jason Wellemeyer both had three-point nights for PrimeTime.
The Boston Box Lacrosse League plays at South Shore Sports Center in Hingham. For stats, standings and more information on the league, go to BostonBoxLax.com. The league posts announcements and commentary on Twitter and can be followed @BostonBoxLax.
Marc Mesh Player of the Week honors go to the individual whose all-around play had the most influence on his team’s overall performance. Marc Mesh offers 100 percent nylon mesh that is the favored pocket for many professional box and field lacrosse players; information is avaialable at bluecollarlacrosse.com/MarcMesh.php.
South Shore Sports Center is located at 55 Recreation Park Drive in Hingham; fans and friends can watch games from the arena seating or at the Skybox Lounge, where food and drinks are served. Information is available at southshoresportscenter.com.
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