November 10, 2016
WRAPPED UP BY RAMS
La Salle Explorers exit A-10 tournament
DAVIDSON, N.C. -- The La Salle men's team surrendered two quick goals late in the opening half in falling, 3-1, to Rhode Island in the first round of the Atlantic 10 Tournament at Alumni Stadium Thursday night.
The Explorers (10-8-1) were outshot, 12-9. URI (8-10-1) took the lead on a 38th-minute Ryan Bailey score, his first of two goals. Seconds later, freshman Stavros Zarakostas converted his eighth goal of the season, finishing a Bailey through ball.
Matt Robinson cut the deficit off a Jake Saba assist in the 80th minute, his sixth goal of the season. Bailey then scored his second goal in the 83rd minute.
La Salle’s Johnny Ciarlante and Pat McCarthy had shots on goal and Mike Kirk made three saves.