Glover Propels Wentworth by Massachusetts Maritime

BOSTON, Mass. Junior Steve Glover (Marsons Mills, Mass.) scored five second half goals as Wentworth outscored Mass. Maritime, 10-5 over the final 30 minutes to take a 14-5 victory in non-conference action played on Sweeney Field.

The Buccaneers led 3-1 after one quarter of play as sophomore Dylan Freudenberg (Islip, N.Y.), senior Dan Langley (Abington, Mass.), and freshman Anthony Kurylak (Rye, N.H.) scored for the visitors while freshman Nick Parent (Windham, N.H.) tallied for the hosts.

Wentworth scored the next three goals to take a 4-3 lead with 5:37 left in half on goals from freshman Alec Paradis (Pelham, N.H.), junior Chris Kipp (Scarborough, Maine), and senior Pat Helfrich (North Andover, Mass.) before Mass. Maritime senior John Hojnoski (West Springfield, Mass.) evened the score at 4-all with his goal with seven seconds left in the half.

The Leopards tallied five times in the third quarter, with Glover scoring twice and Kipp, Paradis, and freshman Tim Parlato (Needham, Mass.) scoring. Hojnoski added his second of the game with 1:11 left in the quarter to make it a 9-5 game.

Glover scored three of the Leopards' five goals in the fourth quarter as the hosts kept Mass. Maritime off the board for the final 16:11. Sophomore Ryan Coakley (Flemington, N.J.) and Parent added Wentworth's other goals.

In addition to his five goals, Glover caused four turnovers. Parent finished with two goals and an assist, while Paradis and Kipp had two goals apiece. Seniors Sean Paradis (Pelham, N.H.) and Tyler Forthofer (Glastonbury, Conn.) had each had a team-high six ground balls. Senior Jared Proulx (Nashua, N.H.) made 14 saves in the win.

Hojnoski had two goals, an assist, and a pair of caused turnovers for the Buccaneers, while freshman Nicholas Defuria (Succasanna, N.J.) won 15 of 23 faceoffs and collected nine ground balls. Junior Paul Painten (Walpole, Mass.) made 16 saves and collected six ground balls. Wentworth held a 38-33 shot advantage and a 43-36 edge in ground balls.

With the win the Leopards improve to 7-2 and resume Commonwealth Coast Conference play Saturday against Gordon. Mass. Maritime falls to 2-5 and hosts Clark in a Pilgrim League contest Saturday night.

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BOSTON, Mass. -- Junior attack Steve Glover (Marstons Mills, Mass.) netted five goals to lead Wentworth to a 14-5 non-league victory over Massachusetts Maritime Thursday evening at Sweeney Field.

The host Leopards (7-2) overcame a 3-1 second quarter deficit with three unanswered markers in less than six minutes to take a 4-3 on senior Pat Helfrich's (North Andover, Mass.) tally with 5:37 to play in the half, but the visiting Buccaneers (2-5) evened matters with just seven seconds left in the stanza on senior John Hojnoski's (West Springfield, Mass.) goal to forge a 4-4 draw at the break.

Wentworth took control of the contest with five unanswered scores in opening 9:33 after intermission, including a pair from Glover, to take a 10-5 edge into the final 15 minutes of action, as Glover's fourth quarter hat trick capped another five-goal outburst from the hosts to close out the scoring.

Freshmen Nick Parent (Windham, N.H.) and Alec Paradis (Pelham, N.H.) each added a pair of tallies and an assist for three points in the win for Wentworth, which also received two goals from junior Chris Kipp (Scarborough, Maine) as well as a marker and helper off the sticks of sophomore Ryan Coakley (Flemington, N.J.) and freshman Tim Parlato (Needham, Mass.). Senior Sean Paradis (Pelham, N.H.) and sophomore Dillon Lynch (Southwick, Mass.) also collected assists for the winners, who forced 30 turnovers on the evening.

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