Pioneers Fall to Tribunes in Season Finale
|Alfred State College (,)||2||1||1||2||6|
|Monroe Community College (,)||7||6||3||4||20|
|Alfred State College||Monroe Community College|
|G: Keegan Phalen - 3||G: Kori Halftown - 6|
|A: 2 Players (#5, #28 - 1)||A: 2 Players (#8, #24 - 3)|
|Sv: Mike Alessi - 11||Sv: Alex Howell - 8|
|GB: Bradley Murdoch - 6||GB: Ethan Printy - 11|
|Team Statistics||Alfred State College||Monroe Community College|
|Face Offs Won||12||14|
The Alfred State lacrosse team fell behind early and never could recover as they fell 20-6 to Monroe CC on a blustery Saturday afternoon. With the loss the Pioneers end the season with a 4-8 record.
The Tribunes led 7-2 after the 1st, 13-3 at half, and 17-4 after the 3rd.
Keegan Phalen (East Aurora) netted a hat trick and finishes the season with a team high 26 goals. Frank Martin (Whitney Point) and Brandon Griffin (Corning East) each had a goal and an assist while Dave Ford (Elmont/Sewanhaka) found the back of the net once.
The Pioneers needed to defeat the Tribunes to have a chance to qualify for the Region III Tournament. The loss drops the blue & gold to 3-4 in Region III West action and puts the team in 5th place with the top four advancing to the Regionals.