Kevin M. Neibauer…LaxPhilly- A Division of the Edge of Philly Sports Network
In an unusually low scoring game, the Cabrini Cavaliers used a 4-0 start to get best of the SUNY Cortland Red Dragons (1-4).
After. nearly nine minutes, Cabrini finally hit net when Mikey Vanaman did the work on an Austin Bolton (1g) score at the 6:10 mark
Dillon McManus (3g) doubled the Cavs lead with 1:18 to play that ended the opening quarter.
It took just under five minutes for Bryan Rafferty (1g) followed twenty seconds later with McManus adding his second
Colton Smith (1g) was the recipient of a pretty pass from Brandon Stiles to end the run to make it a 4-1 affair.
McManus answered off a Jake Goss (1a) set up to close the half with Cabrini holding a 5-1 advantage.
To the Third
The offenses started to get their feet under them with Pat Doyan (1g) followed three minutes later with Tyler Starrett (1g) cutting Cabrini’s edge to 5-3.
Tommy Vaughn (1g) on the advantage and Vanaman (1g, 2a) countered making it 7-3
The Vananan goal came with just 00:01 on the clock
Just one goal was scored in the fourth provided by, Brandon Stiles (1g, 2a).
Game Within the Game
Cabrini held a pre-game ceremony to honor the 300th victory for Head Coach, Steve Colfer who became the 21st winningest Coach in DI, DII and DIII
• Jake Huey went 12 of 15 from the “X” and scooped 6 ground balls for Cabrini.
• Travis Wagner stopped 17 shots while allowing 7 goals in the Cortland nets
• For Cabrini, Matt Nestler allowed just the four goals with 13 saves
Nestler also chipped in 3 caused turnovers and snagged 3 ground balls
Cabrini Moves to 4-2.
Kevin has followed and promoted the game of lacrosse since May 19, 1974.
The same day the Philadelphia Flyers won the Cup, the Philadelphia Wings were introduced to Neibauer and Philadelphia.
Kevin has covered many sports, including baseball, football, basketball, and.. lacrosse. A former licensed football referee and baseball umpire, Kevin brings a unique insight to his game coverage.
A published writer in JustHockey Magazine, Kevin covered the American Hockey League as well as a monthly story on a pugilist where Kevin used the pen name, The Rink Rat. Neibauer turned his attentions to lacrosse for a few years and does his part, whether podcasting or writing to grow the game. Kevin branched out to his roots and currently provides insight for all Philadelphia teams for Edge of Philly as well as his full-time duties with LaxPhilly.