Men's Soccer Shuts Out Marist, 1-0

Oct. 18, 2003

Box Score

The Siena College men's soccer team defeated Marist College tonight, 1-0 in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference action at Leonidoff Field. The Saints improve to 4-8-1 overall and 3-1-1 in the conference with the win.

Marist would play a man short for the latter part of the second half, however continue to press as they out-shot the Saints 15-8. Sophomore forward Benjamin Castor (Bohemia, NY/Connetquot) would lead the Red Foxes attack with four shots on the night. Junior Mike Valenti (Sickerville, NJ/Paul VI) would lead the Marist defense with six saves for the game.

The lone goal of the game would come at 67:02 mark when junior midfielder Joe Vitale (Scotia, NY/Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake) crossed the ball to the head of senior forward Paul Ciovacco (Poughkeepsie, NY/Arlington) who placed the ball into the upper left corner of the Red Fox net.