The Royals traveled to Carmel last Friday night in a highly anticipated game. Carmel got off to a quick start with 2 unanswered goals. The Royals battled back to knot it up, tied at 3-3 at the end of the 1st quarter. The second quarter was a defensive battle with few scoring opportunities. The Greyhounds led at the half 6-4. Carmel again came out shooting in the 3rd and scored 2 quick goals to make the score 8-4. HSE battled back with 3 goals to end the 3rd quarter 8-7. The intensity rose in the 4th quarter and both teams were flying around the field making plays. When the dust settled it was the Greyhonds that came out on top 12-10. Freshman, Ryan Kemp lead the Royals in scoring with a hat trick while Cam Smith, Lukas DeVoe and David Sage all added a pair.
The Royals are back in action on Wednesday at home against conference foe Noblesville. JV starts at 6:00pm with Varisty to follow at 8:00pm.