Rams Defeat Mount Saint Vincent for Skyline Win
Farmingdale State - 23, Mount Saint Vincent - 4
Farmingdale, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's lacrosse team picked up their fourth consecutive win this afternoon, defeating Skyline opponent Mount Saint Vincent 23-4. The Rams improved to 9-3 overall, 2-0 in the Skyline Conference, while the Dolphins dropped to 5-5, 0-1 in conference play.
Farmingdale sophomore midfielder Jimmy Owsinski (Kings Park, N.Y./Kings Park) scored the games first goal off a pass from freshman attack Pete Siemsen (West Babylon, N.Y./West Babylon) 1:48 into the contest. The Rams added three more goals in the first and led 4-0 after one quarter. Farmingdale State scored 11 unanswered goals in the second, before sophomore attack Rowan Frederick (Brooklyn, N.Y./Midwood) got Mount Saint Vincent on the board with two seconds remaining before halftime.
In the second half, the Rams outscored the Dolphins 8-3 and earned their second Skyline Conference win of the season.
Sophomore attack Erick Thomson (Floral Park, N.Y./Floral Park) and junior attack Rob Nosworthy (Massapequa, N.Y./Massapequa) each scored three goals for Farmingdale State. Siemsen and junior attack Wes Hubschmitt (Seaford, N.Y./Seaford) both scored two goals and had three assists. Sophomore midfielder Joe Nacarlo (West Babylon, N.Y./West Babylon) was 14-for-19 on faceoffs and had a game-high 10 ground balls, while junior midfielder Adam Zuar (Lindenhurst, N.Y./Lindenhurst) was 7-for-11 for the Rams.
Freshman midfielders Miller Celestin (Brooklyn, N.Y./Midwood) and Ahmed Ajao (Brooklyn, N.Y./FDA) along with junior midfielder Chris Guastamacchia (Goshen, N.Y./Burke Catholic) and Frederick each scored one goal apiece for Mount Saint Vincent.
Sophomore goalkeeper Patrick Delventhal (Westbury, N.Y./Holy Trinity) played the first half for Farmingdale and made two saves and freshman Sean Martin (Huntington Station, N.Y./Walt Whitman) made five saves in the second half. Senior goalie Mike Nuzzi (Westbury, N.Y./Clarke) had 11 saves in the loss for Mount Saint Vincent.
The Rams will host Richard Stockton in a Skyline Conference game on Saturday, April 10th at 1:00 p.m.