Seniors Jake Adamczak, Jeremy Langdon, Chris Lawrence, Matt Murray, Geoff Golick, Jake Gaworecki and JC Barrientos were recognized for their contributions to the Mighty Oaks soccer program. This class also holds the honor of winning the college's first conference championship in 2016.
The men followed with tremendous intensity, outshooting Albany 20 to 10. The game was spirited with much up and down play, with the Oaks getting win, 5-2. The goal scorers were Tyler Felice Jennings, Luke Day and Joe Kulikowski, with two for JC Barrientos. Joe Kulikowski, Matt Murray and Barrientos had assists; Chris Lawrence had two. The win puts the Mighty Oaks on top of the conference standings.
The men followed Saturday's game with a Sunday match vs. the Culinary Institute of America. The ESF team continued great dominant play, outshooting an organized CIA team 29 to 6. The strong CIA defense held the Mighty Oaks to only two first-half goals. The goals came from Andrew Noble and Luke Day, assisted by Barrientos and George Beinetti.
The weekend also featured the annual alumni soccer game, which drew more than 26 alumni from as far away as Colorado and Florida.
"Both teams really stepped up the intensity and quality of play for the seniors and for the alumni with three excellent wins for the seniors and the alumni," said Golick, men's senior captain.