Western New England vs. Massachusetts Maritime
April 17, 2004
The Game Story:
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - Western New England College remained tied for first place in the Pilgrim League after posting a 17-1 win over visiting Massachusetts Maritime Academy.

The Golden Bears took a 7-0 lead after the opening quarter and never looked back in raising their record to 9-5 overall and 4-0 in the league.

Junior CJ Annunciata (Waltham, MA) led WNEC with three goals and four assists. Sophomore Joe Cassani (Barre, VT) and freshman Devin Howton (Olney, MD) each added three goals. Freshman Adam Cherry (Westfield, MA) contributed two goals and two assists.

Freshman Ryan LaChance (Brunswick, ME) scored his first collegiate goal 65 seconds into the fourth quarter.

The Buccaneers averted the shutout when freshman Mike Perry (Milton, MA) scored with 3:12 left in the contest.

WNEC will host Pilgrim League co-leader (and city rival) Springfield College Wednesday night.