AU Press Releases

Men’s Soccer falls short at Marywood, 2-1

SCRANTON, PA-  The Alfred University men’s soccer team lost a 2-1 decision on the road, Saturday afternoon, against Marywood University.

The Saxons scored at the 31st minute when sophomore midfielder Omar Mohamed (Rochester, NY/Edison) assisted senior midfielder Zachary Kranefeld (Millville, NJ/Millville), giving AU a 1-0 lead at half.

In the second half, the Pacers tied the score at 1-1 when Daniel Lopez connected with Daniel Hull at the 56-minute mark. Marywood netted another goal in the 73rd minute, giving them the 2-1 victory over Alfred.

Senior Jacob Bird (Auburn, NY/Skaneateles) went the distance in net for AU, making six saves.

AU (2-4-0, 0-0-0 Empire 8) return to action on Tuesday, Sept. 17, at 7 p.m. against Wells College, on Merrill Field.