Appel's Goal in 53rd Minute Leads Rams Past West Conn
|Western Conn. St. (4-2)||0||0||0|
|Farmingdale State (3-2)||0||1||1|
|2nd - 52:52||Appel, Ashley (Farmingdale State)|
|Western Conn. St.||Farmingdale State|
Sh: 4 Players (#9, #15, #16, #19 - 1)
Sv: Alison Rettenmeier - 4
Ashley Appel - 1
A: Ashlee Thompson - 1
Sh: Melissa Lijo - 2
Sv: Breanna Blair - 2
|TEAM STATISTICS||Western Conn. St.||Farmingdale State|
|Shots (on goal)||4 (2)||11 (5)|
Farmingdale State - 1, Western Connecticut - 0
Farmingdale, N.Y. - Freshman midfielder Ashley Appel (Bellmore, N.Y.) scored her first collegiate goal in the 53rd minute leading the Rams to a 1-0 shutout over Western Connecticut (4-2) today. Farmingdale State improves to 3-2 overall with today's win.
Sophomore forward Ashlee Thompson (Ronkonkoma, N.Y.) recorded her first assist of the season, after setting up Appel in left corner.
Farmingdale State led 11-4 in shots and 3-1 in corner attempts. Sophomore goalkeeper Breanna Blair (Littleton, Colo.) made two saves for the win, while freshman Allison Rettenmeier (Sherman, Conn.) made four saves in defeat.
The Rams next will host #7 TCNJ in a non-conference game on Saturday, September 14th at 2:00 p.m.