VIDEO: This 50-yard, behind-the-back pass is the lacrosse assist of the season

VIDEO: This 50-yard, behind-the-back pass is the lacrosse assist of the season

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VIDEO: This 50-yard, behind-the-back pass is the lacrosse assist of the season

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Incredible 50 yard behind-the-back assist! from GKess Films on Vimeo.

The calm and cool casualness with which Avon (Conn.) Old Farms senior defenseman Andrew Horn makes this 50-yard behind-the-back pass increases the impressiveness factor by 10 billion percent.

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Sure, any old defender can take a clearing pass from the opposing team and fire it back over his shoulder into the offensive zone, but few could actually find a teammate for the easiest of scores.

Horn’s wonder-pass seemed meant for junior teammate Ryan Lanchbury, even if it wasn’t, and the result was a goal that proved the difference in an 8-7 win over Hotchkiss School (Lakeville, Conn.).

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