Miami-Killian boys doubled the score against Palmer Trinity (10-5) in a very physical game where Killian lead from the beginning and won each quarter (2-to-0, 4-to-2, 2-to-1, 2-to-1). Six of the 10 Killian goals were assisted. Palmer spent most of the evening on its defensive end owing to quick and efficient clears by the Cougars, as well as effective, aggressive redefends.
There were strong performances in goal on both sides, with Killian Senior Nick Shea making 22 saves, rookie Killian Freshman Andre Villalobos going 5 for 5, and Palmer goalie Jonathan Sourber making 12 saves.
Leading scorers for the Miami-Killian Cougars: David Felipe – 3 goals, Warren Fields – 1 goal, 2 assists; Jose Medina – 2 goals; Austin Anderson – 1 goal, 1 assist; Michael Read – 1 goal; Cole Cropley – 1 goal; Ben Gross – 1 goal; Max Burger – 1 assist; Adoness Hall – 1 assist; Jake Gach – 1 assist.
Notable other stats for the Falcons: Jed DaGrosa with 2 goals, 6 GBs; Whit Johnson – 1 goal, 1 assist; Alex Altizer – 1 goal, 2 GBs; Ben DaGrosa with 5 FTOs and 4 ground balls. Disqualified by fouls: Kevin Uzquiano.