Offense Leads Vassar Past Rams

Victor Romero
Victor Romero

Vassar College - 5, Farmingdale State - 1

Poughkeepsie, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's soccer team was defeated 5-1 by host school Vassar College during the second day of the Vassar Invitational in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. The home Brewers were the only team to post a perfect 2-0 record this weekend.

With 9:56 remaining in the first half, Vassar (4-0-1) scored the games opening goal as senior defender Zach Nasipak (Chandler, Ariz.) connected off the pass from Gavin Jennings (Poughkeepsie, N.Y.). Only 4:50 later, Farmingdale State (1-3) freshman forward Samuele Riva (Cadrezzate, Italy) scored an unassisted goal to even the score at 1-1. Vassar's Noah Snider (Laramie, Wyoming) added a late score to give the Brewers a 2-1 halftime advantage.

In the second half, Vassar outscored the Rams 3-0 en route to a 5-1 non-conference victory.

Freshman goalkeeper Jonathan Baumer (Ridge, N.Y.) tallied 11 saves for Farmingdale State.

The Rams next will host Brooklyn College in a non-conference game on Wednesday, September 10th at 4:00 p.m.


2014 Vassar Invitational All-Tournament Team                  

2014 Tournament MVP - Zach Nasipak of Vassar College

Angel Castro, Elms College

Christopher Dabkowski, Elms College

Connor O'Grady, Elms College

Angelo DiMatteo, SUNY-New Paltz

Stephen Browne, SUNY-New Paltz

J.T. Famularo, Farmingdale State

Victor Romero, Farmingdale State

Julian Munera, Farmingdale State

Adam Warner, Vassar College

Gavin Jennings, Vassar College

Zach Nasipak, Vassar College