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Towson goalkeeper Hoy gets boost from his brother

Towson goalkeeper Hoy gets boost from his brother

To say that Matt Hoy was disappointed after Towson men's lacrosse coach Shawn Nadelen told the senior goalkeeper he had lost the preseason competition to junior Josh Miller would be an understatement. And at a time when he needed some encouragement the most, Hoy got some from his older brother, Andrew.

"After Coach Nadelen let me know that Josh was going to be the starting goalie, I called my brother," Hoy recalled. "He was a first person I talked to, and he just said, 'Hey, hang in there. You'd rather be the goalie who starts the last 10 games of the season than the first 10.' And that kind of stuck in my head. It led me to re-energize myself and keep my head down...

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