King’s Point 3
Farmingdale State 7
Anthony Sheridan (Bellmore, NY/Mepham) was outstanding in net today for Farmingdale (4-3) as he turned away 21 shots on goal to defeat King's Point (3-6) 7-3. This was a heated match between two teams, going scoreless in the first period. Joe Meola (Rocky Point, NY/Rocky Point) opened up the scoring for the Rams at 12:52 in the second to take the 1-0 lead, before Sean Dougherty (Ellicott City, MD/Centennial) converted off a pass from Jim Flannery (Massapequa, NY/Hold Trinity) to tie it 1-1. Farmingdale struck back to take a 3-1 lead before the half with goals by Meola and John Vaeth (Merrick, NY/Calhoun). Meola finished with four goals for Farmingdale, including the eventual game winner with 4:52 left in the third period. The Rams held the Mariners scoreless in the third, but let up two in the second by Tony Buleza (Bel Air, MD/C.Milton Wright) and Matt McCarthy (Germantown, PA/Seneca Valley). Matt Ramacca (Baldwin, NY/Baldwin) and Rich Felicetta (Kings Park, NY/Kings Park) added one goal each in the fourth period for the Rams as they held on to take the victory. Mariner goalie John Pagano (West Islip, NY/St. Anthony's) tallied 16 saves on the day.
Farmingdale takes on Oswego State on Saturday, April 3rd in a home game at 1pm.