September 1, 2007

Rams Fall to Oneonta in Season Opener

Oneonta State              5

Farmingdale State         0

Farmingdale, N.Y. – The Farmingdale State men’s soccer team fell to Oneonta State (1-0) today in their non-conference season opening game in Farmingdale, N.Y. Oneonta got on the board 12:36 into the game with a goal from senior forward Keith Manscuk (Rochester, N.Y./Aquinas), assisted by senior forward Billy Ohrin (Castleton, N.Y./Maple Hill). Ohrin scored for the Red Dragons seven minutes later on a reception from Manscuk in front, and Manscuk added his second of the day at 29:06 on a penalty kick.

Oneonta took a 4-0 lead into the half and early in the second added their fifth and final goal for the 5-0 victory. Sophomore goalkeeper Jonathan Korn (Dix Hills, N.Y./Half Hollow Hills) made two saves for his first victory of the season, while the Rams sophomore goalkeeper Patrick Gubbins (East Patchogue, N.Y./Bellport) made two saves in defeat.

Farmingdale State will now travel to Richard Stockton College in Pomona, N.J. next weekend and will face Richard Stockton on Friday, September 7th at 8:00 p.m. and then spend the night to play William Paterson on Saturday, September 8th at 1:00 p.m.