Baltimore Blast vs. Florida Tropics
Sunday, December 10 @ SECU Arena 3:05p.m. EST
Setting the Tone:
Baltimore Blast: 4-1.
First place in the Eastern Division
Previous Game: Defeated St. Louis Ambush 5-4
Florida Tropics: 3-2
Tied for second place in the Eastern Division
Previous Game: Lost to Syracuse Silver Knights 6-5
*Florida plays in Syracuse Saturday, December 9th and their record and stats will be changed*
11/18/17 Tropics defeat Blast 5-4
Baltimore Players to Watch:
The Blast are led on offense by Vini Dantas and Tony Donatelli. Dantas leads the team with 8 goals and 11 points. Dantas’ 8 goals ranks tied for seventh in the league. Donatelli, who is coming off Team of the Week honors, is tied for the team lead with 4 assists, while recording 10 points on the year. The Blast are led on defense by 2-time Defender of the Year, Pat Healey, who leads the league with 14 blocked shots this season. Goalkeeper William Vanzela anchors the Blast defense with 4 wins on the year, ranking tied for second in the league.
The Competition- Florida Tropics
The Tropics are led by Freddy Moojen with 10 points on the year. Moojen’s six assists lead the team and are tied for ninth in the league. Mauricio Salles leads the team with 6 goals this season. Florida has a balanced offensive attack, with nine players recording at least one goal on the season. The Tropics are led on defense by Lucas Teixeira and Lucas Montelares. Piotr Sliwa is in goal for Florida.
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