Marksmen Take Aim, 10-2

Despite falling behind 2-0, the Seneca Marksmen received points from 15 players and got the best of the Mooncrest Munitionz with a second, 10-2 victory in Pennsylvania IBLA action.

Heron Snow scored the only goals for Mooncrest at the 9;15 and 11:33 marks but, Linden Stevens (1g,1a) followed by Frank Brown (2g,1a) on the man-up would close the tight first period with the teams knotted up at 2-2.

From that point, it was all Seneca who put up a 6-0 second period thanks to Brown, Lucas Beaver (1g,1a), Baden Boyenko (1g,,1a), Derren Brooks (2g,2a), Xavier Taylor (1g) and Zach Williams (1g) with help from Brooks and Brown, made it a no doubt about the outcome 8-2 lead after forty minutes.

Efrain Barreto Jr. (1g) and Bryce Williams (1g) brought the curtain down on the 10 goal uprising.

Shots actually favored Mooncrest, 38-33 with player of the game, Craig Seneca stopping 36 of the 38 and threw in an assist for good measure, Josiah Laforme turned aside 23 0f the 33 Seneca chances.

Gary Groob
Gary Groob

Gary Groob has been involved with Lacrosse for the majority of his life, whether playing, coaching, or covering the sport for the media.

An avid fan, with a real drive about helping to “grow the game”, Gary became part of podcasts about the game in 2010. Through the podcasts, Mr. Groob was given an opportunity to write about lacrosse, and the rest as they say, is history.

Through many miles (flying and driving) Gary has made inroads with the National Lacrosse League, Major Series Lacrosse League, the Ontario Lacrosse Association, as well as the Arena Lacrosse League, covering the leagues, their teams, and players, working for, and in concert with all of them.

In the year 2020, Mr. Groob was made the media person for the Arena Lacrosse League, voted onto the board of directors of the Brampton Excelsiors Lacrosse Club, as well as being made administrator of the Lacrosse page “Global Lacrosse” with a membership of 9000 members in over 90 Countries. Gary was also made an administrator of Lacrosse History Past Present and Future in 2022.

Mr. Groob co-hosts a weekly Lacrosse show on Spanglish Sports World, and ZingoTV channel 250, as well as writes a weekly lacrosse column for La Portada Canada News (both in print, and online).

Gary also hosts a Lacrosse talk show and podcast for The Edge of Philly Sports Network, seen live Sunday nights at 9pm (ET), and archived on the Edge of Philly YouTube page, as well as Spotify.

Mr. Groob’s other sports interests include Hockey, Football, Boxing, Wrestling, and Baseball, competing competitively in Boxing and Wrestling for many years.