The HAN Network will broadcast live from Cardinal Stadium as the Greenwich Cardinals host the New Canaan Rams in FCIAC boys lacrosse in FCIAC boys lacrosse live on Thursday, April 26, at 4:30 p.m.
You can watch the HAN Network’s live pregame show at 4:20 p.m., then watch the game live at HAN.Network, or on Frontier Communications’ Vantage Sports Network (Chs. 600/1600).
The Cardinals enter Thursday’s contest with a 5-3 overall record, 5-2 in the FCIAC West. They defeated Westhill 18-1, Stamford 15-3, St. Joseph 12-5, Staples 9-6, and Trinity Catholic 20-0. The Cards have lost to Trumbull 9-8, Iona Prep (N.Y.) 7-3, Ridgefield 13-8 and Brunswick 17-5 Friday night, snapping a four-game win streak.
Despite graduating 15 seniors from last year’s team that made it to the FCIAC semifinals, the Cardinals in 2018 are primed to make another postseason run.
The Cardinals have a well-balanced team this spring with young talent, including a junior class that features Tyler Dietrich on defense, and Lance Large, Matt Davey and Charlie Graves, who will control the middle of the field.
Greenwich will be led by senior captains Luc Ayoub, JT Lawrence and Matt Baugher.
New Canaan enters Cardinal Stadium 6-2 overall, 4-0 in the FCIAC East. The Rams have defeated Syosset (N.Y.) 11-4, Trinity Catholic 17-0, Wilton 11-10, Avon Old Farms 11-9, Norwalk 18-3, Danbury 18-3. The Rams have lost to Brunswick 19-5, and St. Anthony’s (N.Y.) 16-7.
New Canaan head coach Chip Buzzeo has a balanced roster this season filled with experienced upperclassmen and young talent. The Rams are determined to prove a point this season after getting knocked out by Wilton in the FCIAC quarterfinals. New Canaan will be led by defenseman Chase Strupp, midfielder Nick Crovatto, and attacks Ben Conley and Mac Deane.
This year the Rams have moved up to Class L this season and will look to make some noise in the state tournament.
Frank Granito, John Kovach and Kevin Coleman will be on the call.
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