Inaugural Maritime Cup Kicks Off Friday

Inaugural Maritime Cup Kicks Off Friday

CASTINE, Maine -- Maine Maritime will host the inaugural Maritime Cup this weekend at Ritchie Field against Massachusetts Maritime and SUNY Maritime.

Maritime Cup Schedule:

Friday: Maine Maritime (0-1) vs. Massachusetts Maritime (1-0), 7 p.m.

Saturday: Mass. Maritime vs. SUNY Maritime (1-4), 1 p.m.

Sunday: Maine Maritime vs. SUNY Maritime, 12 p.m.

All games will be streamed live here.

Last time we met the Privateers: SUNY-Martime overcame an early 2-0 deficit, before surviving a four-goal Maine Maritime onslaught in the fourth, to earn a 12-11 win in a non conference men's lacrosse game Sunday. 

Nicholas Betti netted a game-high seven goals for Maine Maritime while Thomas Houle scored twice and Alex Hermes and Bronson Guimond once. Erik Milles stopped 16 shots in goal.

Dan Ahern, Matthew Messina and Tom Kelly each scored twice for SUNY Maritime while six different players picked up a goal. 

Last time we met the Buccaneers: Maine Maritime scored four goals in the final eight minutes, but fell one score shy as Massachusetts Maritime edged the Mariners, 11-10, in non-conference men's lacrosse game Sunday at Fitzpatrick Stadium. The Bucs won the Admirals Cup.

Nicholas Betti and Tom Houle led the Mariners with three goals each, Nick Snelling added two and Bronson Guimond and Cameron Wyman one.

John Hojnoski and Sean Staples paced the Bucs with three goals each, Drew Prowse and Dylan Freudenberg two, and Anthony Kurylak one.