Baltimore Blast vs. Milwaukee Wave
Friday, November 11 @ Royal Farms Arena 7:35p.m. EST
Setting the Tone:
Baltimore Blast: 1-0
First place in the Eastern Division
Previous Game: Defeated the Harrisburg Heat 11-6
Milwaukee Wave: 0-1
Third place in the Central Division
Previous Game: Lost to Kansas City Comets 11-4
Baltimore Players to Watch:
Vini Dantas led the Blast offense in the opening game of the season with a four goal and one assist performance. Tony Donatelli recorded 5 assists in the game as well as a goal. Geaton Caltabiano also recorded three points in the opener with two goals and an assist.
William Vanzela, who led the league in goals allowed average last season, returns as the Blast goalkeeper.
The Competition- Milwaukee Wave
The Wave had six players record points in the season opener against the Kansas City Comets. Ian Bennett was 6th in the league in points last season and recorded a goal in the opening game. Also returning for the Wave is forward Max Ferdinand who was 12th in the league in points last season.
The Milwaukee Wave is a longtime rival of the Baltimore Blast. Milwaukee has won six championships.
The following are the regular season and playoff records for the Blast Wave rivalry:
Regular Season: Milwaukee leads 49-35
Postseason: Baltimore leads 10-6
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