March 12, 2008

Rams Fall in Non-Conference Game at Molloy

Rams Fall in Non-Conference Game at Molloy

Molloy College - 17, Farmingdale State - 3 


Rockville Centre, N.Y. - Junior Jeffrey Flandina (West Islip, NY) scored five goals to help lead the Molloy College men’s lacrosse team to a 17-3 victory over the Rams of Farmingdale State College on March 12. The non-conference victory improves the Lions overall record to 3-0 , while the Rams fall to 0-3.

Flandina notched three of Molloy’s five goals in the first quarter as the Lions kept the Rams off the scoreboard in the first. However, 15 seconds into the second quarter, Farmingdale recorded their first goal of the game. But Molloy answered back by scoring another five goals and went into halftime with a 10-1 edge. The Lions went on to hold the Rams scoreless during the third quarter, while Molloy added four goals to their total to hold the 14-1 lead after three quarters of play. Freshman Lincoln Nembhard (Elmont, NY) placed one between the pipes to record his first collegiate goal and gave the Lions a 15-1 advantage. The Rams went on to score the next two goals but Molloy returned with two goals of their own before the end of play for the 17-3 win.

Flandina led all players with five goals, while freshman John Scorcia (Franklin Square, NY) added two goals and an assist. Junior Michael Salisbury (Freeport, NY) contributed one goal and passed out three assists and freshman Ryan Bohlert (East Patchogue, NY) and junior Mike Ryan (Farmingdale, NY) each had two goals. Senior Rob Humann (Hicksville, NY), freshman Glenn Greubel (North Merrick, NY) and senior Tim Pressler (East Meadow, NY) all saw time between the pipes and combined for six saves.

The Lions travel to Seton Hill for a 4:00 PM non-conference game on Friday, March 14.

(Story from Molloy Sports Information Department)

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