Launch Bombard Lizards for 20-18 Win in New York
HEMPSTEAD, NY. - Eight players found the back of the net tonight as the Launch put up a season-high 20 goals against the New York Lizards, winning their third game of the year, 20-18.
Dylan Molloy and Kieran McArdle combined for 10 goals to lead the squad to victory. Each scored seven points each, followed by fellow attackman and rookie, Jules Heningburg with five points.
The Launch led the entire game, even through the Lizards four consecutive goal runs in the second half. Connor Buczek recorded his 100th career point and after his goal tonight, Steven Brooks is just one goal away from his 150th career goal.
On the defensive side, Mark Mcneill and Luke Duprey picked up four ground balls each, while Kaut made 12 saves in goal. Williams finished his night going 20-42 at the face-off X against the Lizards duo of Brendan Fowler and Tom Kelly. This is the first game all season the Launch scored 20 or more goals.
McArdle, Molloy and company will look to continue this momentum next weekend as the Launch head west to vs. the Denver Outlaws. The game will be Saturday, June 16 at 9:30 PM EST and can be viewed live on LSN.
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