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Albany Trips Up Men's Soccer, 3-1
Albany, N.Y.—Host Albany scored twice in the first eight minutes of play and went on to post a 3-1 victory over UMBC in America East Conference action.
The loss snapped UMBC’s three-game unbeaten streak and the Retrievers fell to 3-6-2 overall, 0-1-1 in league play.
Erik DiLorenzo scored at the 4:21 mark and Yan Gbolo tallied at the 7:52 mark to give the Great Danes a 2-0 margin in the early going.
UMBC would get on the board midway through the half (61:58) as sophomore midfielder Kevin Gnatiko scored on a penalty kick opportunity. The Retrievers, playing without starting defenders Bryan Moffa and L.J. Pijnenburg, did manage to put four shots on goal in the final 45 minutes, but three of four were turned away by
UMBC returns to action on Saturday when they host pre-season league favorite