Fairfield, Conn.—Two Pioneers will play in the New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association's East vs. West All-Star game on Friday. Senior midfielders Aaron Lupo (Schnectady, N.Y.) and Matt Ferrino (Orchard Park, N.Y.) will take the field for the West. The event, sponsored by Anaconda, will by held at 7:00 p.m. at the Harvard soccer stadium.
Midfielder Ferrino, who graduated on Sunday with a degree in finance, led the team in shots and shots on goal this year with 67 and 39 respectively for a .582 shots on goal percentage. He finished his 2012 campaign with 16 goals and 5 assists. Ferrino completes his four-year career as Pioneer with 35 goals and a .241 shot percentage over 45 games played.
Lupo wrapped up his senior season with 14 goals and three assists. The midfield computer science major netted 23 goals during his time in a Pioneer jersey with a .306 shot percentage.
The Sacred Heart duo will face fellow Northeast Conference player and the 2012 NEC Defensive Player of the Year Jameson Love from Bryant University who will be in goal for the East.