Binghamton, Vermont Improve to 2-0 Men's Soccer League Play
Men's soccer conference play continued this weekend and Binghamton, Boston U. and Vermont picked up wins.
• For the second straight year, Dominique Badji scored an overtime goal to give Boston Un. (4-5-3, 1-0-1 AE) a 2-1 win over Stony Brook (7-3-1, 1-1-1 AE).
• Badji's score, which came off a feed from Michael Bustamante in the 96th minute, snapped the Seawolves' six-game unbeaten streak.
• Berian Gobeil Cruz gave Stony Brook a 1-0 lead in the eighth minute on his third goal of the year and that score held until Carlos Ruiz converted a turnover into a goal in the 78th minute, which tied the game 1-1.
• The game drew 1,376 fans, the most ever for a soccer game at LaValle Stadium.
Saturday, October 6
at Vermont 3, Hartford 2 -- Box Score | Recap | Highlights | Photos
• Vermont (5-4-3, 2-0-0 AE) scored twice in a 26 second span to overcome a 2-1 deficit and beat Hartford (6-5-1, 0-1-1 AE) 3-2 on Saturday.
• D.J. Edler and Joe Losier each scored a goal and had an assist for the Vermont. Zach Paul added the game winner in the 68th minute.
• Javoni Simms scored his eighth goal of the year for Hartford, which ranks second among league leaders. Rohan Royce also found the back of the net.
• The Catamounts, who are tied atop the league standings at 2-0-0 in America East play along with Binghamton, are 4-1-3 in their last eight games.
Binghamton 1, at Albany 0-- Box Score | Recap | Highlights
• Austin Hughes scored the long goal of the game in the 44th minute to lift Binghamton (6-5-0, 2-0-0 AE) to its third straight victory, a 1-0 win over Albany (2-9-0, 0-2-0 AE) Saturday night.
• Hughes headed in a corner kick and Stefano Frantellizzi stopped the only shot he faced to record his first career shutout.
• Binghamton is off to its first 2-0-0 start in conference play since 2007 and is riding its first three-game win streak since September of 2009.
UMBC 1, at New Hampshire 1 (2OT) -- Box Score | Recap
• UMBC (5-3-4, 0-1-1 AE) and UNH (4-4-3, 0-1-1) played to a 1-1 double-overtime tie in Durham Saturday night.
• Alex Hussein gave the Wildcats a 1-0 lead in the 23rd minute on a header off Robert Palumbo's free kick.
• Milo Kapor tied the contest in the 77th minute on a penalty kick, his third goal of the season.