OSHAWA — The Six Nations Snipers played off home soil this weekend as their match with the Whitby Steelhawks fell in the evening of Saturday, March 5.
Seeing goals from Scott Del Zotto (5), Travis Longboat (2), Kahn General (2), Justin Martin (3), Tye Argent, Brent Longboat, Vernon Hill, Daris Anderson, and Daylen Hill, the game opened for a 4-2 first period for the Snipers. The second opened for a score of 13-5 for the Snipers, and finally, the third period opened for a 19-12 final with the Snipers taking the victory with a seven goal lead.
The Iroquois Lacrosse arena saw two out-of-town-team games with the with the Oshawa Outlaws meeting up with the Paris RiverWolves and the Whitby Steelhawks matching the Peterborough Timbermen on Sunday, March 6. A 12-16 final gave the Shockwave a win, and a 9-18 final gave the RiverWolves a victory.
This pushed a few ends in the standings, as the Snipers continued in the lead, followed by the Timbermen, RiverWolves, Outlaws, Monarchs, Shockwave and Steelhawks trailing at the end.
On the following Saturday, March 5, the Lady Snipers met the with Lady Steelhawks in the morning to come out with a versus that ended 10-3 for the Steelhawks. The Lady RiverWolves played their first game versus the Lady Shockwave that finalized with a loss 4-7. The RiverWolves had to stay suited for a back to back showing with another round against the Lady Steelhawks, this time ending with a loss 4-6. The final game had long-time rivals meet in the Lady Snipers and Lady Shockwave, which ended in a final of 3-6 for the Snipers.
The Lady Snipers lead the teams, followed by the Last Steelhawks, Lady Shockwave and trailed by the Lady RiverWolves in the Eastern Division standings.
Their next games fall on Saturday March 12, at 11am, 12:15pm, 1:30pm, and 2:45pm EST consecutively at the Iroquois Lacrosse Arena.