|COCOA BEACH, Fla. - Top-ranked Salisbury University defeated Colorado College 15-2 on Tuesday afternoon at Kelly Park West in Merritt Island, Fla. The Sea Gulls (8-0) are in Florida for Spring Break and will return home Wednesday. The victory gives SU 53 consecutive wins since the start of the 2007 season. Salisbury has also won 85 straight regular-season games since 2003.|
Salisbury junior attackman Mike Winter led all-scorers with five goals as the Sea Gulls outscored Colorado College 3-1 in the first quarter and took a 7-1 lead into halftime. Junior midfielder Mike Von Kamecke, who hails from Winter Park, Fla., scored three goals while senior midfielder Kylor Berkman and junior attackman Jake DeLillo scored two goals and one assist in the victory. SU also received goals from junior midfielder Kevin Finn and freshmen midfielders Sam Bradman and Craig Burnett. Sophomore goalie Johnny Rodriguez earned the win for the Sea Gulls and also recorded the first assist of his SU career. The Sea Gulls also received one assist apiece from senior Patrick Bonanno, sophomore Shawn Zordani and freshmen Kyle Quist and Logan Keyser.
The Tigers (2-4) scored their second and final goal of the game in the third quarter. Colorado College received goals from sophomore attackmen Hunter Sprole and Kyle Wildnauer-Haigney.
Salisbury will next face Eastern Connecticut State University on Saturday, March 21, at 7 p.m. under the lights at Sea Gull Stadium. ECSU is coached by former SU assistant coach Justin Axel.