The Harrisburg Heat defeated the Rochester Lancers 13-3 on Sunday evening at the Farm Show Arena. The Heat were led by a pair of hat tricks from Dom Francis and JJ Gibson. Also contributing goals for the Heat were Dave Mellor with two and one each from Elton de Oliveira, Daniel Villela, Tavoy Morgan, Ty Hall and Patrick Thompson. Malcolm Harris recorded three assists while Danny DiPrima and Tom Mellor each had two assists. Goalkeeper William Banahene got the win in goal with seven saves in the game.
Rochester Lancer goals were scored by Anthony Rozzano, Frankie Ciliberto and Peter Dilorenzo. Marcelo Moreira had eleven saves in the goal for the Lancers.
The victory improves the Heat’s record to seven wins and three losses and puts the Heat in a tie for second place in the Eastern Conference. The top four teams in the conference advance to the playoffs.
The Heat once again play two games at home next weekend. On Friday, the Heat kick off against the San Diego Sockers at 7:35 P.M. The Baltimore Blast come to the Farm Show Arena on Sunday with a 5:05 P.M. start time.
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