The Whipsnakes Win in a Heart-stopper, 15-14. Jay Carlson (3 1 point goals) potted the game-winner with :30 to play to send the Whipsnakes to victory in PLL action.
A thrilling and entertaining game that pitted the two top teams with the Archers and Whipsnakes both coming in with identical 3–1 records. Faceoff specialist Joe Nardella had a huge day with a 23 of 32 day from the “x” getting the best of Archer’s faceoff ace, Stephen Kelly.
A very even game saw a 2-2 tie at the end of the first quarter. It was an 8-8 deadlock at the half. The Whipsnakes broke away with a five-goal fourth that was highlighted by the Carlson goal. Defensively the ‘Snakes were led by Matt Abbott who was responsible for three caused turnovers and scooping six loose balls.
Brad Smith enjoyed a fine day with his four-goal, one assist afternoon. Zed Williams chipped in with a pair of goals one of which was a two-pointer. Will Manny scored four times with a helper for the Archers. Tom Schrieber and Grant Ament both posted two-goal four-point games. Connor Fields stood out with a goal and three assists with Matt McMahon snagging 6 ground balls. Tre LeClaire who made his professional debut in the Friday game notched his first goal in the defeat. Whipsnakes win in a heart-stopper against the Archers.
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.