Long Island Lizards Get in the huddle with the Long Island Lizards. Presented by: Jake Buckanavage Project 12: My Favorite Sports Team January 3, 2011
Background Information on the Long Island Lizards • The team colors are green, white and black • The home field is the James M. Shuart Stadium, it is located at 900 Futton Avenue in Hempstead, NY. • The team was founded in 2001 • The previous season’s record is 15-2
Nicky Polanco #41 Players Stats: Nicky Polanco has 1543 ground balls an is regarded as one of the best defenders in the MLL • Age: 30 • Position: Defender • Top Accolade: Best defended in MLL
Julian Watts #5 Had eight ground balls in the 2008 season. He also played in 6 games. • Age: 20 • Position: Midfield • Top Accolade: Ground balls
Scott Kocis #16 16th overall pick in MLL. He is an All-American. Age: 22 Position: Midfield Top Accolade: Starts every game
Players In Action A sweet save by the goalie. A nice block by the goalie. The goalie saving a shot. Two players celebrating. Ready for isolation. A buttery dodge.