Men's Soccer Blanked by Le Moyne, 4-0
SYRACUSE, N.Y.- The Merrimack men's soccer team dropped a 4-0 decision Saturday afternoon to Le Moyne. The Warriors fell to 9-4 overall and 5-4 in the Northeast-10 Conference. The Dolphins improved to 7-3-3 on the year and 6-2-2 in the conference with the win.
Le Moyne opened the scoring after two and a half minutes of play elapsed. Michael Spadine netted his sixth goal of the season from 15 yards away from goal. Vince Scaravillo and Angelo Reina tallied goals just 20 seconds apart for the Dolphins to close out the first-half scoring. Le Moyne headed into the break with a 3-0 lead.
Freshman goalkeeper Mattias Drummond (Partille, Sweden) came on in the second half and made four saves and allowed just one goal in 45 minutes of work.
The two teams combined for total of 35 shots in the contest with Merrimack owning a slight 19-16 edge on the day. The Dolphins owned a 10-6 advantage in shots on goal in the game. The Warriors earned five corner kicks in the match while Le Moyne was awarded two.
Evan Burokas (Auburn, Mass.) paced the visitors with seven shots in the match and four of the Warriors shots on goal.
Merrimack will host St. Michael's in the Warriors' final home match of the season, October 20 at Warrior Field.