NEW HARTFORD — Torrential rain didn't seem to bother the New Hartford Spartans boys lacrosse team Thursday.

The Spartans made quick work of their Whitesboro Warrior rivals through the inclement weather, continuing their Tri Valley League dominance with a 15-3 win at Don Edick Field.

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New Hartford junior Aadam Mirza had five goals and two assists. Mirza, an attacker, scored four of his goals in the first half, helping coach Dan Pope's Spartans improve to 2-0 in TVL play — increasing their streak to 28 straight league wins over four seasons — and 3-1 overall despite wet turf conditions.

"We all know where everyone is at all times," said Mirza, who has a team-high 12 goals this season. "We just know where they're gonna be."

Senior attack Mike Fiorentino added three goals and four assists for three-time defending league champion New Hartford. Fiorentino has a team-high 28 points and 17 assists this season. His career totals include 136 goals, 106 assists and 242 points — which places him well within the program's top-five list of career scoring leaders.

Amelio Ripa added three goals, Anthony Campola had two and eighth-grade goalkeeper Gabe Cull was solid with five saves in New Hartford's win, which have won three straight since a 14-5 nonleague loss at Westhill to open the season March 28.

Coach Sean Temple's Warriors fell to 0-1 in the TVL and 1-3 overall. Their lone victory was a 9-3 win over Chittenango on March 29.

Whitesboro junior Zach Shaler, a long stick midfielder, scored both of his goals in the second half. Junior attacker Andrew Maycock also was credited with a goal. Senior goalkeeper Anthony Rotunda stopped eight shots.

The rivals put their differences aside during a touching moment of silence for Whitesboro police officer Kevin Crossley, who died Wednesday night in a motor vehicle accident.

It was all New Hartford when the game began.

Fiorentino juked a defender into tripping over the net before his goal gave the Spartans a 1-0 lead 54 seconds into the game. New Hartford, in fact, scored the first seven points of the contest, spreading the ball around to four different scorers.

"We move the ball pretty quick and try to take advantage of the weak points of the D," Fiorentino said.

Maycock was credited with Whitesboro's first goal when Cull failed to scoop a ground ball and accidentally guided the ball into his own net in the second quarter.

Mirza's fourth goal gave New Hartford a 10-1 halftime lead, thanks in large part to Cormac McIntosh's dominance in the face-off circle.

"He's a pretty strong kid," Fiorentino said, "and if he can't win it clean, we have some good guys out on the wing that can come out with the ball."

The Spartans' largest lead came early in the fourth when Ripa notched a hat trick for a 15-2 advantage.

Both teams hit the road at 1 p.m. Saturday. New Hartford will visit Watertown while Whitesboro plays Scotia Glenville.

Contact reporter Marquel Slaughter at 315-792-4963 or follow him on Twitter (@OD_Slaughter).