Florida Southern fell behind early and was not able to mount a comeback, as Pfeiffer defeated the Moccasins, 12-4, Sunday night at Bryant Stadium. With the win, Pfieffer improves to 4-1 on the season, while the Mocs fall to 2-4.
Pfieffer scored first, as Kory Lutes shot found the back of the cage. James Shepherd added a goal to give the Falcons a 2-0 advantage after the first period. The Falcons added five goals on seven shots in the second quarter, including two goals by Lutes, to take a 7-0 lead into the half.
The Mocs got on the scoreboard in the third quarter, as Kevin Naslonski scoring a goal two and half minutes in. Jon Freda continued the scoring, cutting the lead to 7-2, with 8:27 left in the period. Pfieffer responded with a four goal run that gave the Falcons an 11-2 lead after three quarters.
Justin Roseâ€™s goal one minute into the fourth quarter capped the Falcons’ scoring. FSC’s Ike Hopper found A.J. Monteleone cutting to the cage for a goal with 9:08 remaining. Mat Thompson scored a man up goal for the 12-4 final.
The Moccasins will return to action Thursday night at Bryant Stadium when they take on Notre Dame de Namur University of California. Game time is set for 7 p.m.