Men's Soccer

2018 Record: 6-6-5; GNAC Record: 5-2-4 / NCAA Tournament Appearances: 2 / GNAC Titles: 2 (1996 & 2012)

Falcons Win Fifth Straight 1-0 Over Elms College

Falcons Win Fifth Straight 1-0 Over Elms College

Chicopee, MA - The Albertus Magnus College Men's Soccer Team Won it's fifth straight game 1-0 over host Elms College.  The Falcons used constant pressure as they outshot Elms 32-5 on the afternoon. Albertus controlled play throughout the first half when a cross from Gabriel Goja (Naugatuck, CT) was deflected by an Elms defender resulting in an own goal and a 1-0 lead for the Falcons in the 27th minute.  Alphonse Buccitti (West Haven, CT) led the Falcons' offense firing six shots on goal, while Steven Zapata (Hamden, CT) added two shots on goal.  Elms junior goalkeeper Ryan Sullivan (Agawam, MA) made 12 saves on the day including 10 in the second half.  Freshman goalkeeper Donato Piroscafo (Naugatuck, CT) made two saves to secure the shutout for the Falcons.  Albertus improves to 5-1, 1-0 GNAC while Elms drops to 0-4, 0-0 NECC.  The Falcons return to action on Saturday at 1:00 pm as they host GNAC opponent Mount Ida College.