No. 2 Rollins edges No. 5 Barry
Roundup: No. 4 Franklin Pierce defeats Stonehill 2-0
WINTER PARK, Fla. -- Rafa Faria headed in the game-winning goal in the 89th minute as second-ranked Rollins won a thriller against fifth-ranked Barry 2-1 on Saturday.
The game was halted twice due to lightning with weather delays totaling more than two hours.
The Bucs scored first with Glen Thomas sending in a rocket from the top of the box. Joong Kim and Mark Anderson earned assists on the play. Anderson, the nation's leading goal scorer, fired off seven shots, three on frame, but the Tars were able to keep him off the board.
Rollins found the equalizer in the 41st minute as Marten Mueller dribbled to the top of the box and took a crack on frame that went past the keeper.
The game appeared to be headed to overtime until Sean Maleknia found some space on the right side and laid a perfect cross to the head of Faria for the game winner.
No. 4 Franklin Pierce 2, Stonehill 0
RINDGE, N.H. -- Senior forward Victor Goncalves scored two second-half goals to lead No. 4 Franklin Pierce team to a 2-0 win against Stonehill on Saturday at Sodexo Field. The win ran Franklin Pierce’s record to 7-0 overall and 3-0 in the Northeast-10, while the loss dropped Stonehill to 3-4 and 1-2 in league play. The Ravens also moved into a tie for first place in the NE-10 standings with the win.
Goncalves broke the scoreless tie in the 74th minute when he took a pass from junior back Tyler Rosa down the left side, dribbled in and snuck a shot underneath the Stonehill keeper to the lower right corner of the net. Rosa notched an assist on the play for his third point of the season.
Two minutes later, Goncalves struck again from the same spot on the field where he scored his first marker. This time freshman midfielder Tom Wampler sent a long stretch pass down into the left corner where Goncalves retrieved it, dribbled in and sent a high shot to the upper right corner of the net for a 2-0 Ravens’ lead. Wampler tallied an assist on the play for his first collegiate point.
Game information and photos compiled from athletic department websites.