Manhasset of New York built a 7-1 halftime lead and held on to defeat Darien, 10-7, in a high school boys lacrosse game Tuesday night. Darien fell to 6-2 with the non-league loss.
Richard Gregory and Graham Maybell scored two goals each for Darien. Casey Matheis, Bobby Weaver and Ben Preston had the other Darien goals. Gregory, Maybell and Weaver also had assists.
Manhasset (9-0) led 2-1 after one quarter and outscored Darien 5-0 in the second quarter. Manhasset is ranked 14th in the country in a poll conducted by Laxpower.com , and Darien is now ranked 16th. The Blue Wave are the top-ranked team in Connecticut.
Darien plays at St. Anthonys of New York on Wednesday and has another non-league game against Niskayuna of New York on Saturday. It returns to FCIAC play May 3 against Fairfield Ludlowe.
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