Misericordia - 10, Farmingdale State - 5
Dallas, Penn. - Misericordia scored six goals in the fourth period en route to a 10-5 non-conference victory over the Farmingdale State men's lacrosse team last night in Dallas, Penn.
Farmingdale State junior attack Conor Pittard (Setauket, N.Y.) scored the only goal of the game in the second period to even the score at 3-3 heading into halftime.
Misericordia (5-4) regained the lead at 4-3 on a third period goal by freshman attack Chris Fleming (Hatboro, Penn.).
After the Cougars scored back-to-back goals to open the fourth, senior attack Philip Schaefer* (Holbrook, N.Y.) recorded an unassisted score for Farmingdale State to close within two, 6-4. Misericordia outscored the Rams 4-1 over the final 7:23 as they earned the 10-5 non-conference win.
Rapone had a team-high three points on one goal and two assists, while junior defenders Dylan Bates (Wading River, NY) and Matthew Brendel (Hicksville, N.Y.) each picked up a game-high four ground balls. Junior goalkeeper Thomas Fallon (Kings Park, N.Y.) stopped 10 shots for Farmingdale State.
The Cougars were led by Fleming who scored a game-high three goals.
The Rams next will host Kean in a Skyline Conference game on Saturday, April 4th at 1:00 p.m.