Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 7/23/15
The Philadelphia Freedom 2016 team members closed out its club lacrosse careers in thrilling fashion as Jack Marshall scored with just 20 seconds left and Freedom knocked off No Excuses 5-4 to win the FLG in 3D Summer Shootout 2016 A Division title at the Maryland Soccerplex in Boyds. Team Freedom finished 5-1 for the weekend.
Freedom’s only loss of the weekend was a 9-7 defeat to Sweet Lax 2016, which won the AA championship.
Freedom members included Anthony Riccardo, Cody Pascale, Chase Pirozzi, Drew Rafferty, Alex Wagner, Joe Bendinelli, Eli Goforth, Jake Guinan, Nate Patterson, Brooks Poli, Colin Devine, Ryan Smith, Jack Marshall, Coaches Kevin Goforth, Charlie Rafferty, Vinny Bonaddio, Mike Bonaddio, Jack Colt, Ben Swavely, Ben Minardi, Ryan Whalen, Aaron McCartney, David Gallagher, Ryan McNulty, Evan Butcher, Jason Yoquinto, Saunders Healy and Coach Alan Butcher.
In the 2018 AA bracket of the FLGin3D event, Philadelphia Freedom won a thrilling semi-final game against 3D Colorado Select, coached by 3D lacrosse founder, Jamie Munro. Freedom was down 7-3 in the second half and stormed back to win 9-7. Freedom lost in the championship game to 3D Tri-State in a hard fought finale. The team finished 5-1 on the weekend.
Team members included – Attack: Cooper Urban, Jack Mulcahy, Brendan McDonough, Jake Smith, Joe Saulino; Defense: David Scott, Dylan Brandon, Sean Sweeney, Kyle Mason, Mac Barry; Goalies: Adam Clay, Andrew Spencer; Midfielders: Scooter Whiteside, Jack Saulino, Stefan Evans, Nick Chastain, Dalton Pascale, Nick Fanelli, Kyle Pollick, Colin Armbrust and Face Off Specialist – Nate Hammond.
Coaches – Bob Miller, Brian Hammond, Keith Jacoby and Kyle Marcks.