Men's Lax Edges Brookdale in Regular Season Finale

Men's Lax Edges Brookdale in Regular Season Finale

Lincroft, NJ---The ASA College men's lacrosse team ended the regular the season on a high note with a 15-14 victory at Brookdale CC this afternoon.  The Avengers improve to 5-7 with the victory.  ASA will be back on the field for the Region XV playoff at #6 Suffolk CC on Tuesday, April 21st.  Faceoff is scheduled for 4:00 PM at Suffolk's Brentwood Campus field.  Winner will move on to play in the region championship match at #2 Nassau CC.

Sophomore attackman Steve Zolezzi scored nine goals, the second most single-match goals in ASA lax history.  Freshman midfielder Briele Capels added five goals.  Sophmore midfielder Qusarn Caldwell was the third goal scorer for ASA.  He also assisted on five goals.  Sophomore attack Cory Boyle and freshman attack Kevin Glanfield dished out two assist a piece.  

The Avengers stormed back from five goals down late in the first half to cut the Jersey Blue lead to 9-6 at the half.  ASA then scored five unswered goals early in the third period to reclaim the lead for good.  

Freshman keeper Peter Penalvert finished the match with 15 saves in sixty minutes of action.