The Black Wolves and Swarm faced off for the third time this year on Friday night in Georgia, with each team having won one game a peice in the series.
The Black Wolves struck first with two goals, the first by Reilly O’Connor, followed by Callum Crawford.
Shayne Jackson, Jordan MacIntosh, Chad Tutton, and Lyle Thompson countered for the Swarm to give Georgia a 4-2 lead.
In a game that featured three lead changes, the Black Wolves scored three goals in a row to take a 5-4 lead. Crawford (first and third goals) and Dereck Downs found the net for New England.
Georgia then scored five of the next six goals to take a 9-6 lead.
Here’s Lyle Thompson’s second goal of the night.
Followed by one of Randy Staats’ two goals.
New England countered with a Tyler Digby goal, but Georgia scored three goals in a row.
Holden Cattoni (extra attacker), Jerome Thompson, and Randy Staats scored for Georgia.
O’Connor scored two goals late in the fourth quarter to come within one, but Lyle Thompson scored a late goal to give the Swarm the win in the season series.
Final score: Georgia Swarm 10, New England Black Wolves 8.