Albany Academy boy's lacrosse falls short on Senior Day, 8-7
ALBANY, NY (WRGB)--This afternoon, the Albany Academy cadets honored their uppermost class on the field ahead of this afternoon's game against The Gunnery.
Cadets senior attackman Niko Szelest entered the afternoon one point away from 300 for his career.
The Cadets trailed by two at the break, but in the third, Szelest beats his defender cutting the deficit to one.
Szelest finished with two goals and two assists and is now at 303 points for his career.
Later, Acadmey on man up and Blake Van Epps with a snipe top shelf. as the Cadets even things up at four.
Less than a minute later, Szelest drives and dumps it off to Luke Richardson for the go-ahead goal.
Academy goes on a 5-0 run to take a 7-4 lead.
But The Gunnery scores 4 goals in the last four minutes to win, 8-7.