Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 5/6/21 – Staff Report
Teddy Malone had five goals and an assist and Avi Mehl scored midway through the fourth period to give Haverford School a 9-8 stunning win today over host Malvern Prep.
The Fords’ win snapped an 11-game win streak for Malvern Prep (11-2), which had entered the Top 5 in all national rankings and is No. 1 by Phillylacrosse.com.
Despite the loss, the Friars remain in first place in the Inter-Ac with a 7-1 record. No. 3 Haverford (9-4) and No. 2 Episcopal Academy are next at 5-2.
Haverford coach Brendan Dawson credited the Fords’ defense for the victory. Chuck Cacciutti was a stndout in goal with 12 saves while defensemen Colby Kim, Will Costin, Mac Zeller, Pat Gillin (LSM), Matt Rosato (LSM) and d-middies Michael Bozzi, Michael King, Sam Gerber stood out.
Eric Spanos led the Friars with two goals.
Haverford School 9, Malvern Prep 8
Malvern Prep 3-2-1-2 – 8
Haverford School 3-2-3-1 – 9
Teddy Malone 5g, 1a
Avi Mehl 1g
Geordy Holmes 1g
Wills Burt 1g
Aidan Kopen 1g
Ryan DiRocco 1a
Chuck Cacciutti 12 Saves
Jake McCarthy 8gb
Defensemen Colby Kim, Will Costin, Mac Zeller, Pat Gillin (LSM), Matt Rosato (LSM) and d-middies Michael Bozzi, Michael King, Sam Gerber stood out
Frankenheimer 1g, 1a
O’Grady 5 saves
Doherty 3 saves
Turley 6/15 faceoffs
Frankenhiemer 4/6 faceoffs
M. Buono 4gbs, 1 forced turnover
L. DiBartolomeo 3gbs, 2 forced turnovers