The Hoyas have won three straight one-goal decision over the Mids, including two in overtime.
The Mids face two first-time opponents this season - Detroit on Friday and Fairfield on Tuesday
Navy's 20 goals are the most it has scored since beating Holy Cross 23-4 in 2004.
Navy vs. VMI - Feb. 9
Nechanicky in 2013 (Jr.): Made appearances in 12 of the 13 contests as a member of the Mids' extra-man squad ... scored the first two goals of his career in the Mids' season-opening win over VMI ... fired in his first career extra-man goal in Navy's overtime loss to Georgetown.
2012 (So.): Primarily used on extra-man for the Mids ... saw action in six of the 12 contests ... made his collegiate debut in the Mids' opener against VMI ... took one shot and grabbed a ground ball.
2011 (Fr.): Suffered a shoulder injury in the off-season ... spent a good portion of the season rehabbing.
More on Nechanicky: A 2009 graduate of Our Lady of Good Counsel High School, Nechanicky attended the Naval Academy Prep School during the 2009-10 academic year ... a four-year lacrosse letterwinner, he earned All-WCAC honors his senior season ... served as team captain of the lacrosse team as a senior ... member of the National Honor Society and Key Club ... brother, Bruce, was a three-year letterwinner for the Navy lacrosse team and graduated from the Academy in 2009 ... he was part of two Patriot League Championship teams (2007, `09) and four teams that played in the NCAA Tournament ... brother, Keith, played lacrosse at Ohio Wesleyan and sister, Megan, rowed for Saint Joseph's ... high school teammate of Navy lacrosse player Pat Durkin, who is also a member of the Class of 2014 ... son of Robert and Nancy Nechanicky ... majoring in Oceanography.