Game Notes: Maine Maritime Academy at Colby College

Game Notes: Maine Maritime Academy at Colby College

Wednesday's Game: Maine Maritime Academy (0-1) at Colby College (1-1, NESCAC 1-1), Bill Alfond Field, Waterville, Maine, 4:30 p.m.

Series History: The Mules hold a 3-0 all-time record over the Mariners.

Last Meeting: The two teams last met on April 19, 2011. Colby took a 21-4 victory over the Mariners, in Castine. The Mariners scored all four of their goals in the second half.

Maine Maritime Academy's Last Game: The Mariners opened up their season on February 28, with a 14-5 loss at Rivier College.

Nicholas Betti (Upper Saddle River, N.J.) scored a pair of goals to lead the Mariners on offense, while Dean Samuelson (Ellsworth, Maine), A.J. Larrabee (Farmington, Maine), and Peter Moore (Scarborough, Maine) added the other scores. 

Defensively, Bronson Guimond (Portland, Maine) and Tim Grant (East Northport, N.Y.) led the Mariners with three caused turnovers each. Guimond, Larrabee, and James Wilgus (Phippsburg, Maine) each scooped up six ground balls. Wilgus recorded 11 saves in net.

Colby College's Last Game: Colby College fell to Hamilton College on March 7, 12-10, in NESCAC play. John Grimaldi had three goals and one assist for the Mules. Alex Rutan scored twice for the Mules. Derek Youngman and Austin Sayre each had one goal and one assist.

Kenny Jacobson led the Mules defensively with four caused turnovers and four groundballs. Graham Lian added three caused turnovers and a pair of groundballs. Austin Frank was 14-for-25 on face-offs and scooped six groundballs. 

The Mariners: After just one game, Nicholas Betti leads the team with two goals, while Dean Samuelson has an assist and a goal. 

Bronson Guimond and Tim Grant lead the Mariners with three caused turnovers each. Guimond, A.J. Larrabee, and James Wilgus have each scooped up six ground balls this season and Wilgus has recorded 11 saves in net, while allowing 14 goals.

The Mules: John Grimaidi leads the Mules with eight points, with five goals and three assists. Derek Youngman has a team-leading six goals, while adding an assist. Austin Frank leads the Mules with 11 ground balls, while going 23-44 on face-offs and Kenny Jacobson leads the team with four caused turnovers.

Tyler Will has recorded 27 saves in two games in net for the Mules, while allowing 19 goals.

WDEA Coach's Show: Maine Maritime Academy Athletics is pleased to announce their continued partnership with WDEA.AM 1370 with the start of the Weekly Maine Maritime Academy Lacrosse Coach's Show. Head Men's Lacrosse Coach Adam Sherman spoke with WDEA's Chris Popper on Monday, you can click HERE to listen to the complete interview.