ANNAPOLIS, Md. (April 21, 2017) – Playing their first game since the team relocated from Rochester to Dallas, the Dallas Rattlers earned a 15-9 win over the Chesapeake Bayhawks on Saturday night at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium.
After leading the team in points last season, Jordan Wolf started his 2018 campaign with a team-high four goals and one assist for the Rattlers.
Chesapeake had a 3-2 lead midway through the first quarter, but never regained it.
Wolf teamed with Brian Kormondy and Ty Thompson to score three goals in a five-minute span at in the third quarter that gave the Rattlers an 11-6 lead heading into the last quarter.
Colin Heacock, Myles Jones and Matt Danowski each scored two goals for Chesapeake.
PLAYERS OF NOTE:
- Blaze Riorden made the first start of his career and made 16 saves.
- Jordan Wolf was named Coca-Cola MVP with five points.
- Steele Stanwick played in his first MLL game since 2016 with Ohio and registered one goal on seven shots.
- Brian Phipps made 22 saves on 37 shots for the Bayhawks.