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Roxbury Lacrosse Beats Pequannock, Extends Win Streak

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Roxbury's Will Duran goes for a goal against Pequannock Credits: Joe Shadel
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ROXBURY, NJ – In a dominating performance featuring two hat tricks, the Roxbury boys lacrosse team topped its Pequannock rivals 11-5 Thursday, extending its 7-game winning streak.

If the Gaels can keep that steak going another week they’ll win their division.

Roxbury kept Pequannock scoreless in the first period with great defensive play. The Gaels went into the second frame with a 4-0 lead.

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Pequannock got tougher in the next period, putting three goals on the scoreboard. However, Roxbury matched that effort with three of its own.

In the next segment, the Gaels landed three more balls in the net, while Pequannock managed two. Roxbury finished the matchup with one more goal in the final quarter, when its rivals scored none.

In the game, Roxbury’s Will Doran and Chris Snow each had three goals, Matt Dansecs scored two, Dave Biank had one, and 4 assists. Paul Shadel scored one goal and one assist.  Anthony Perhacs also scored a goal.

Goalies Colin Armstrong and Luke Rowe each registered six saves.

The next matchup, against Lenape Valley, is at 10 a.m. at home this Saturday.

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