Men’s Soccer falls in MASCAC semis to Salem State
By Liam Gambon
The Framingham State Rams faced off against the Salem State Vikings in the MASCAC Semifinal on Nov. 3.
The Vikings came in as a higher-ranked team and backed it up with a 3-0 victory.
In the 10th minute, Mayele Malango scored an unassisted goal to put the Vikings in front 1-0.
Nahuel Aligbay scored next for Salem State in the 63rd minute to make it 2-0.
The third and final goal came in the 80th, when Alex Carvajal scored an unassisted goal.
There were seven yellow cards and one red card handed out in this matchup, and 39 total fouls.
Josh Arno allowed two goals and saved two shots in net for the Rams. Dennis Siaw also appeared in net allowing a goal while saving two shots.
Chris Jiminez started in net for the Vikings and had an eight-save shutout for his eleventh win of the season.
The Rams’ season ends with the loss in the semifinals. They finished with a record 9-10-1 on the year.
Isaac De Souza and Ken Stahovish both were given 1st team all-conference honors, while Johance Liverpool and Eric Amoateng made 2nd team all-conference.