Grenon's hat trick leads Rock over Excelsiors

Photo by Ryan McCullough

Nathan Grenon's third goal of the game proved to be the game-winner, giving the Oakville Rock an 11-10 win over the Brampton Excelsiors on Thursday during Major Series Lacrosse action.

the first period had both teams exchange goals. Curtis Goddard, Pent Eistrat, JP Ward, and Zach Sunderland scored for the home side Excelsiors, while Ryan Lanchburry, Luke Robinson, Sam English and Andrew Kew responded for the Rock.

The Rock went on an early second-period run thanks to Grenon, Kew, and Marley Angus, before Ward responded with a pair of goals.

English and Adam Wiedemann exchanged goals to close out the frame.

Josh Medeiros got the Excelsiors off to another good start, but the Rock responded with two from Grenon, including the eventual game winner, and Lanchbury.

Holden Patterson and Eistrat scored for the Excelsiors to make it a one-goal game.