Jack Russo netted two goals for Swampscott in an upset win over Newburyport in the Div. 3 tournament Round of 32 Thursday. (Item File Photo)

Tournament Roundup: Swampscott boys lacrosse upsets Newburyport in Round of 32

The Swampscott boys lacrosse team wasn't going to let its season end without a fight, and the No. 25 Big Blue fought back and forth with No. 8 Newburyport before pulling out the 6-5 upset win in the Division 3 tournament Round of 32 Thursday afternoon on the road at Newburyport High School. 

"It was an incredible back-and-forth game the whole way," said Swampscott coach Geoff Beckett. "There were great saves and great clears on both ends, and we were just able to make enough plays to pull out the win."

Jack Russo and Cole Hamernick led the offensive attack for the Big Blue with two goals apiece, while Harrison Kinne and Jason Codispoti each scored one goal. Liam Keaney and Christian Urbano each notched two assists…

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