Derryfield boys' lacrosse tops Hollis/Brookline to remain unbeaten
Derryfield's Griffin Phaneuf drives past Hollis-Brookline's Cole Gallant during Tuesday's game in Manchester. (DAVID LANE/UNION LEADER)
Mike Chiasson tallied three goals and three assists, and Griffin Phaneuf added three goals and two assists to lead the host Cougars past the Cavaliers, 14-5, Tuesday in a boys’ lacrosse battle for first place between two undefeated teams.
Derryfield and Plymouth (11-0) are the only remaining unbeaten teams in Division III.
Winners of 34 straight matches dating back to last season’s 20-0 championship campaign, the Cougars got off to a slow start against the Cavaliers.
“He’s a very good player, and I was pleased to see us play well against him and their entire team,” said Hettler.
Derryfield’s Jim O’Brien contributed two goals and two assists, and teammate Grant Alenson collected four goals.
Derryfield goalie Allen Mello turned back 17 shots.
Ryan Papineau led the Cavaliers with three goals, and Patrick Dunn had two.