FROSTBURG , MD —
The Frostburg State Bobcats picked up their first win of the season, beating Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Penn State Altoona, 3-2.
The Bobcats were the first to get on the board when junior Ben David (Western S.T.E.S/Woodlawn, Md.) scored in the 22nd minute with a straight shot off a rebound.
Just under three minutes later, PSA answered when freshman Ryan Zechman found the net.
With 12 minutes remaining in the first half, freshman Jason Cromwell (Perry Hall/Baltimore, Md.) tallied a goal with a shot from the corner off an assist from junior Jamie Romano (John Carroll/Joppatowne, Md.),notching the score to 2-1.
FSU took control in the second period when sophomore Matt Moffa (Eastern Tech/Baltimore, Md.) scored in the 70th minute off an assist from freshman Dave Stinson (Urbana/Ijamsville, Md.), who set the play up after a corner kick from freshman Jason Cromwell (Perry Hall/Baltimore, Md.).
The Lions (4-2) managed to tally one more goal when freshman David Garcia scored with just over eight minutes left.
Freshman keeper Tom Sadler (Sandy Spring Friends/Silver Spring, Md.) had five saves on the day.
"It was a good win for us," said head coach Keith Byrnes. "We played hard and made the best of some opportunities, but we still have work to do."
The Bobcats (1-3) return to action Saturday, September 20th when they host Westminster at 3:00 pm.
For further information on this release, contact:
Office of Sports Information
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532-2303