February 9, 2012
DE LA TORRE FEATURED BY NCAA FOR DUNKIN’ DONUTS ARTWORK
INDIANAPOLIS, IND. – Molloy College junior and men’s soccer player Tyler De La Torre has distinguished himself as a student-athlete that truly embodies the core values of NCAA Division II. The Digital Art major was recently chosen as a finalist for the Dunkin’ Donuts “Donut Art” contest following an art class assignment last semester, proving that he can achieve success on the playing field as well as in the classroom.
November 4, 2011
ALBERDA GARNERS ALL-ECC SECOND-TEAM RECOGNITION
CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. – The East Coast Conference announced its men’s soccer all-conference teams on Friday, and Molloy College senior forward John Alberda was named to the second-team, as voted upon by the league’s coaches. This marks the second time in as many years that Alberda has notched All-ECC second-team laurels.
October 30, 2011
NO. 9 C.W. POST TAKES DOWN MEN’S SOCCER, 2-0, IN ECC FINALE
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. – In an unusual away match on its home turf, the Molloy College men’s soccer team lost by a result of 2-0 to ninth-ranked C.W. Post on Sunday in Rockville Centre, N.Y. The contest, originally slated for Oct. 29 on the Long Island University - C.W. Post Campus, had the home location altered to the Dean G. Skelos Sports Complex in due part to Saturday's heavy weather conditions that left the Pioneers’ home field unplayable.
October 26, 2011
MOLLOY SOCCER ALUMNUS TO REPRESENT USA AT AMF FUTSAL TOURNAMENT
SECAUCUS, N.J. – Jose Batista, a 2009 graduate and former player with the Molloy College men’s soccer program, was recently picked to take the field with the United States at the first AMF Professional International Futsal Tournament, to be held at the Meadowlands Exposition Center in Secaucus, N.J. on Oct. 26-30.
October 24, 2011
BROWN GARNERS ECC HONOR ROLL RECOGNITION
CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. – Following a three-point show on Sunday to lift the Molloy College men’s soccer team to a 3-0 win against Mercy College, the East Coast Conference awarded sophomore midfielder/forward Dan Brown’s play by naming him to the conference’s weekly honor roll, as announced on Monday afternoon.
October 23, 2011
MEN’S SOCCER PICKS UP 3-0 CONFERENCE WIN OVER MERCY
DOBBS FERRY, N.Y. - Three different Lions struck the rear of the net on Sunday afternoon to lift the Molloy College men's soccer team to its first East Coast Conference win of the year, a 3-0 decision against Mercy College at Mavericks Field in Dobbs Ferry, N.Y. As a result, the Lions improved to 2-13-1 overall, and 1-4-1 in the league.
October 21, 2011
MEN’S SOCCER SUFFERS 2-0 DEFEAT AT EAST STROUDSBURG
EAST STROUDSBURG, Pa. – A goal apiece from East Stroudsburg University junior midfielder Derek Lopez and forward Kevin Lombardo was enough to best the Molloy College men’s soccer team, 2-0, in a non-conference battle on Friday in East Stroudsburg, Pa. With the win, the Warriors move their unbeaten streak to seven games in a row, and improve to a record of 5-6-4 overall, while the Lions slide to 1-13-1 in 2011.
October 18, 2011
MEN’S SOCCER RELEASES SCHEDULE CHANGES FOR THIS WEEK
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y – The Molloy College Department of Athletics has pronounced on Tuesday that there will be a pair of schedule changes for the men’s soccer team this week.
October 15, 2011
LAST-MINUTE GOAL DOOMS MEN'S SOCCER AGAINST STAC, 3-2
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. - On Saturday, a last-minute rally from St. Thomas Aquinas College stifled the Molloy College men’s soccer squad by a final score of 3-2 in an East Coast Conference game at the Dean G. Skelos Sports Complex in Rockville Centre, N.Y. Senior midfielder Remington Lee registered the game-tying and go-ahead tallies in the last seven minutes of play to steal the win from the Lions. As a result, Molloy slipped to 1-12-1 and a record of 0-4-1 against league nemeses. As for the Spartans, they improved to 8-1-4 overall and 2-1-2 in the ECC.
October 11, 2011
GAGLIANO’S TWO GOALS LEAD MEN’S SOCCER PAST LOCK HAVEN, 3-2
LOCK HAVEN, Pa. - Sophomore midfielder/forward Mario Gagliano had two scores, including the game-winner, to lift the Molloy College men's soccer squad to a 3-2 victory against Lock Haven University on Tuesday at Hubert Jack Stadium in Lock Haven, Pa. With the win, the Lions move to 1-11-1 on the year, while the Bald Eagles fall to 6-5.
October 8, 2011
BRIDGEPORT SLIPS PAST MEN’S SOCCER, 1-0
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. – An early latter-half score by junior defenseman Lee Middleton was all that it took to lead the University of Bridgeport to a 1-0 victory versus the Molloy College men's soccer squad on Saturday at the Dean G. Skelos Sports Complex in Rockville Centre, N.Y. With the loss, the Lions are now at 0-11-1, and 0-3-1 in East Coast Conference action. As for the Purple Knights, they improved to 6-5 overall, and 2-2 versus league opposition.
October 5, 2011
LATE PUSH FALLS SHORT FOR MEN’S SOCCER AGAINST NEW HAVEN, 1-0
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. - An 18th-minute tally off a free kick by the University of New Haven’s Firmiano Ribeiro proved sure enough to seal the deal for the Chargers in a 1-0 win over the Molloy College men’s soccer team on Tuesday at the Dean G. Skelos Sports Complex in Rockville Centre, N.Y. As a result, the Lions slipped to an overall clip of 0-10-1 on the season. Meanwhile, New Haven improved to 1-7-2 in 2011.
October 1, 2011
QUEENS SLAYS MEN’S SOCCER IN DOUBLE OVERTIME, 1-0
FLUSHING, N.Y. - A hard-played 90-minute duel in Flushing wasn't enough for the Molloy College men’s soccer team on Saturday as it took Queens College into double overtime and lost, 1-0, on a Danny Stoker goal in the 103rd-minute of an East Coast Conference tilt. This marks the fifth time the Lions have fallen in overtime in 2011, and the eighth time that a defeat has been by a one-goal margin in a season of heartbreaks.
September 28, 2011
MEN’S SOCCER CLOSES OUT SEPTEMBER WITH 1-0 LOSS TO FELICIAN
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. - Red-shirt freshman goalie Justin Corke had a game- and season-best 11 saves, but it was not enough as the Molloy College men's soccer squad ended off its September schedule with a 1-0 loss versus Felician College on Tuesday evening at the Dean Skelos Sports Complex in Rockville Centre, N.Y. As a result, the Lions slip to a record of 0-8-1 on the 2011 campaign, while the Golden Falcons are now 4-4 overall.
September 24, 2011
MEN'S SOCCER HANDED 3-0 DEFEAT BY NYIT IN ECC ACTION
OLD WESTBURY, N.Y. – Three separate New York Institute of Technology players scored on Saturday to clinch a 3-0 win against the Molloy College men’s soccer team at President's Stadium in Old Westbury, N.Y. With the decision, the Lions slip to 0-7-1 overall and 0-1-1 versus East Coast Conference foes. As for the Bears, they now own a 6-0-1 ledger on the season, and a 1-0 mark in the league.
September 20, 2011
MEN’S SOCCER GOES DOWN TO MERRIMACK IN OVERTIME, 2-1
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. – On Tuesday, a 75th-minute goal by junior forward Tyler De La Torre was enough to put the Molloy College men’s soccer squad into overtime for the fourth time this year, but it was too little to close the deal for the Lions, as they fell by a 2-1 score to Merrimack College at the Dean Skelos Sports Complex in Rockville Centre, N.Y. The loss marks the third time Molloy has fallen in overtime in 2011, and drops the Lions to 0-6-1 overall.
September 17, 2011
MEN’S SOCCER BATTLES TO 2-2 TIE AGAINST NO. 25 DOWLING
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. – Junior midfielder Paul Ferrandino and sophomore midfielder/forward Mario Gagliano got a goal each as the Molloy College men's soccer team played through 110 minutes to pick up a 2-2 tie against 25th-ranked Dowling College on Saturday at the Dean Skelos Sports Complex in Rockville Centre, N.Y. With the stalemate, the Lions now sport an overall record of 0-5-1 and an East Coast Conference clip of 0-0-1 on the season.
September 13, 2011
MEN’S SOCCER FALLS TO CALDWELL IN OVERTIME HEARTBREAKER, 3-2
CALDWELL, N.J. – On Tuesday, the Molloy College men’s soccer team fell 3-2 in double overtime to Caldwell College in a non-conference battle at Caldwell Field in Caldwell, N.J. During the Lions’ first away contest of the year, they sported a slim 1-0 advantage in the 12th-minute on a tally by junior back Craig Calderone. However, Molloy had to tug it out for the remaining 78 minutes before entering overtime for the second time in just five games so far this year.
September 9, 2011
MEN’S SOCCER ENDS OPENING HOMESTAND WITH 2-1 LOSS TO DOMINICAN
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y.– On Friday, the Molloy College men’s soccer team lost by the score of 2-1 in non-conference action versus Dominican College at the Dean G. Skelos Sports Complex in Rockville Centre, N.Y. All three of the game’s goals were scored in the first 41 minutes during a very physical match-up that resulted in four yellow cards.
September 7, 2011
MEN’S SOCCER EDGED BY NYACK IN NON-CONFERENCE ACTION, 2-1
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. – The Molloy College men’s soccer team lost by a 2-1 score in a hard-fought and rainy battle against Nyack College in a non-conference contest on Wednesday evening at the Dean G. Skelos Complex in Rockville Centre, N.Y. Warriors' sophomore midfielder Felix Horn took over on a loose ball in the box and put it past Lions' goalie Justin Corke for the game-winner in the 49th minute. With the loss, Molloy slips to 0-3, while Nyack improves to 3-0.
September 6, 2011
DEPARTMENT OF ATHLETICS TO TAKE PART IN OUTCASTS UNITED INITIATIVE
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. - For 2011-12, the Molloy College Department of Academic Affairs established an academic theme, entitled Building Community, based on the freshman-mandated novel, Outcasts United. The book focuses on a soccer-playing immigrant community in Clarkston, Ga. In an effort to help out the refugee team, the Department of Athletics will be joining the initiative by collecting used soccer items throughout the season. The men's and women's soccer squads began the engagement on Tuesday by assisting in Molloy's Community Day.
September 2, 2011
MEN'S SOCCER SLOTTED FIFTH IN ECC PRESEASON POLL
CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. - On Thursday afternoon, the East Coast Conference announced its 2011 preseason tally for men's soccer, and Molloy College was ranked in fifth in the poll. The Lions, who earlier suffered a 3-2 season-opening loss to Holy Family University, raked up 27 points in the ledger. Dowling College is the early favorite to win their second ECC title in as many years, amassing 59 points and five first-place votes.
September 2, 2011
MEN'S SOCCER DROPS SECOND STRAIGHT AGAINST SAINT ANSELM, 1-0
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. - On Friday, Saint Anselm College junior forward Maximilian Glebocki netted the lone and deciding goal just 1:07 into the latter half, securing a 1-0 win over the Molloy College men's soccer team at the Dean G. Skelos Sports Complex in Rockville Centre, N.Y. As a result, the Lions have now lost two consecutive games to start the 2011 campaign, putting them at 0-2 overall.
September 1, 2011
MEN'S SOCCER FALLS TO HOLY FAMILY IN DOUBLE OVERTIME, 3-2
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. - Tied 2-2 just over a minute into the second overtime session, Holy Family University senior forward Seydou Ba kicked home the game-winner for a hat trick, and handed the Molloy College men's soccer team a 3-2 loss in its season opener on Thursday at the Dean G. Skelos Sports Complex in Rockville Centre, N.Y. The Lions drop to 0-1 on the year with the defeat, while the Tigers now boast an overall clip of 1-0.