Falcons Win Third Straight Over Wheelock College 8-0

Falcons Win Third Straight Over Wheelock College 8-0

Chesthut Hill, MA -  The Falcons defeated Wheelock College 8-0 on Wednesday afternoon to win their third straight victory.  Junior Victor Kashouh (Providence, RI/Classical) turned away 21 shots for Wheelock, with 11 coming in the second stanza.  Freshman goalkeeper Donato Piroscafo (Naugatuck, CT) made two saves to preserve the shutout.  Wheelock nearly broke up the shutout late in the contest when freshman Zach Bushway's (Bethlehem, NH/Profile) point-blank attempt was denied, and classmate Matt Pennucci's (Leominster, MA/Concord-Carlisle Regional) follow-up try was pushed wide right of the frame.
 
Seven different Falcons scored, led by junior Jamal Howard's (West Haven, CT/West Haven) pair of goals and one assist.  Senior Matt Siperas (North Haven, CT/North Haven) and sophomore Jacob Weisslender (New Haven, CT/Wilbur Cross) added a goal and an assist each.  Freshman Donato Piroscafo (Naugatuck, CT/Naugatuck) made two saves.  Albertus Magnus netted the winner in just the 3rd minute into the contest and led 4-0 heading into the 61st minute before tallying three times in five minutes to pull away.  Albertus improves to 3-1, 0-0 GNAC on the season while Wheelock College drops 0-3.