Worden Earns Player Of Game In NNY Box Lacrosse Tuesday
BRASHER FALLS - The matchups are set for the High School Division playoffs after Dow Electric surged past Alpine Seed and Villnave Construction outlasted Twin Pines Quick Stop in the final regular season games for the Northern New York Box Lacrosse League on Monday at the Tri-Town Community Center.
Dow Electric and Villnave Construction finished tied atop the standings with similar 5-1 records but Dow won the tie-breaker to gain the top seed for the post-season, which gets underway on Wednesday and wraps up with consolation and championship games on Thursday. The opening round matchups on Wednesday pit Dow Electric against Twin Pines starting at 6:45 p.m. and Villnave Construction against Alpine Seed at 8 p.m.
The Elementary Division game played Monday saw Town Line Market outscore Massena Savings and Loan 21-20.
The WB Goodnow Agency sponsors the nightly Powerade Player of the Game awards presented at the end of each game.
In the Villnave Construction Twin Pines Quick Stop game OFA junior Alex Worden, who spent the other five games this summer playing out for Twin Pines Quick Stop, brought out his goaltending gear on Monday and was named Player of the Game in the losing cause. He wound up making 38 saves and logging an assist through the course of the two High School Division games.