Late Goal Leads St. Joe's Past Rams
St. Joseph's - 2, Farmingdale State - 1
Farmingdale, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's soccer team fell, 2-1, in a Skyline Conference game against St. Joseph's College this afternoon in Farmingdale, N.Y. The Rams dropped to 6-9-1 overall and now stand at 4-3 in the Skyline.
After a scoreless first half, the Golden Eagles (8-6-1, 4-3-1 Skyline) took a 1-0 lead as senior Stephan Zaech (Farmingville, N.Y./Sachem East) scored off a quick pass to the center by freshman Terrence Dzus (Central Islip, N.Y./Islip) at the 64:41 mark. St. Joseph's maintained a 1-0 advantage until a Golden Eagles player headed the ball into their own net, scoring an own goal for Farmingdale State in the 81st minute. St. Joe's would respond 1:10 later, when sophomore Michael Carroll (Patchogue, N.Y./Patchogue-Medford) netted the game-winning score off Zaech's corner kick. The Golden Eagles would hold on over the final eight minutes, earning a 2-1 Skyline victory.
The Rams next will travel to The Sage Colleges for a Skyline game to be played at Albany Academy on Saturday, October 16th at 1:00 p.m.