Under new leadership in the form of Head Coach and GM Pat Healey and team President Kevin Healey, -- a son-father combination, as it turned out -- Harrisburg hopes to recapture that glory and magic of yesteryear.
The MASL announced that the SporTurf Player of the Week for Week Nine is Harrisburg Heat defender, Nelson Santana. This is the first Player of the Week award for Santana and the Heat this season.
The Harrisburg Heat's Nelson Santana recognized in MASL Team of the Week. Thiago Freitas, Ricardo Carvalho, Tavoy Morgan, Matt Perrella also received Honorable Mention after the Heat's two weekend wins.
Two straight nights at home and two straight wins for the Harrisburg Heat as they defeat their I-83 rival Baltimore Blast 8-6 in front of 3,027 fans at the New Holland Arena.
Ricardo Carvalho, Tavoy Morgan, William Eskay, Daniel Villela, Dominic Francis and Patrick Thompson all scored in the Friday night thriller.