Horse Racing

Digest (Aug. 18): Bayhawks' Niko Amato ties for MLL Goalie of Year; Denver Outlaws win title

Digest (Aug. 18): Bayhawks' Niko Amato ties for MLL Goalie of Year; Denver Outlaws win title

The Chesapeake Bayhawks ' Niko Amato and the Dallas Rattlers' John Galloway shared the Major League Lacrosse Goalie of the Year award. The awards were presented Friday night in a ceremony in Charleston, S.C., to kick off the MLL's championship weekend. Galloway won eight of 10 starts for the Rattlers this season, while Amato (Maryland) essentially grabbed the starting role in the second half of the Bayhawks game at Charlotte on May 3 and then led Chesapeake to seven straight victories. He had eight wins in his 12 appearances. Amato's goals-against-average was 12.37 and on...

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