|Farmingdale, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's lacrosse team dropped a non-conference home game today, 11-5, against Oswego State. The Lakers went up 4-1 in the first period and scored four more in the second for an 8-1 halftime lead. Freshman goalkeeper Patrick Delventhal (Westbury, N.Y./Holy Trinity) came in for the Rams in the third period, and held Oswego to three goals making 10 saves during the final two periods.|
Farmingdale State freshman attack Erick Thomson (Floral Park, N.Y./Floral Park) scored three goals, one assist and four ground balls, while sophomore midfielder Joey Stroessenreuther (Bethpage, N.Y./Bethpage) and sophomore attack Eddie Rifice (Babylon, N.Y./Babylon) added a goal each. Freshman defender Chris JapNgie (Massapequa, N.Y./Holy Trinity) led the defense with five caused turnovers and five ground balls. Freshman midfielder Joe Nacarlo (West Babylon, N.Y./West Babylon) had a team-high eight ground balls and won 8-of-9 faceoffs.
For Oswego, sophomore attacker Cam Davoy (Webster, N.Y./C.W. Baker) led the way with five goals. Senior attack Derek Card (Syracuse, N.Y./Henninger) and senior midfielder Mike Recor (Kirkville, N.Y./East Syracuse-Minoa) scored two apiece. Senior midfielder Mike Brewster (East Syracuse, N.Y./East Syracuse-Minoa) dished off four assists. Senior defender Eddie Walsh (Canandaigua, N.Y./Canandaigua Academy) caused six turnovers and picked up three ground balls on defense.
The Rams host Hendrix College tomorrow, Wednesday, March 11th at 3:00 p.m.