Men’s Soccer clinches first seed in conference
By Matt Ferris
The Rams closed out their regular season on Friday, Oct. 26 with a conference game against Fitchburg State.
Framingham jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the 18th minute of play. Bryce Nardizzi corralled a pass from Isaac De Souza and sent the ball into the back of the net, marking his 14th goal of the season.
The rest of the first half was scoreless, sending the Rams into the break with a 1-0 lead.
Midway into the second half, the Rams doubled their lead. Ibrahim Kyeyune received a pass from Nardizzi and beat the Falcons’ goalie to make it 2-0 with just over 20 minutes left to play.
In the 73rd minute, the Rams grew their lead to three. De Souza sent a pass to Nardizzi, who took a touch and ripped the shot into the net for his 15th goal of the season.
A solid defense showing from the Rams the rest of the way sealed a 3-0 victory for Framingham.
Corey Davidge played in net for Framingham and made two saves.
Nardizzi led the way for the Rams with two goals and an assist, while De Souza tallied two assists.
With the win, the Rams remain undefeated in the MASCAC and clinch the Krst seed in the conference tournament.
The Rams are now 12-5-2 on the season and 5-0-2 in the conference.