Rochester had a fair amount of possession in CMU’s defensive third but the Tartans were able to poke balls away or block shots.
Junior Aidan Miller scored twice for the Yellowjackets, including the game-winning goal, while Zach Lawlor (Aquinas) picked up the other tally for Rochester. CMU’s goal came from Nicolas Poveda.
Senior forward Gabe Valenzuela (Brampton, Ontario/North York Rangers) scored a power-play goal with 23.4 seconds left in overtime to lift the RIT men’s hockey team (3-2-0, 1-1-0 AHA) to a 2-1 win over Atlantic Hockey rival Robert Morris University (2-3-1, 1-2-1 AHA) from Colonials Arena Saturday night…
Prior to the game, the five seniors including Guidi, LoCicero, Ordway, Megan Gallacchi and Jessica Byrnes (Irondequoit) were honored along with senior student athletic trainer Sabrina Herrera.
Fisher rounded out the first half scoring with just 25 seconds to go as Abigail Dwyer sent a pass through the box for Gabriella Borrelli (Greece Athena) to put the Cardinals up four goals headed into the second half.
Cameron Bellino led the defense with 13 tackles including six solo stops while Tony Silvanic made 11 tackles in all.
Fisher finished out the day with seven total shots, three of which were on goal. Kaiser led the team with three shots, while Bonetto, Randall, Zachary Munski and Brennan Brown (McQuaid Jesuit) each added a lone shot.
Joe Germinerio rifled a 25-yard pass to Joseph Ortiz (Rush-Henrietta) who pulled it in for his sixth score of the year and put Brockport in the lead by nine.
Shots were 22-8 in favor of RIT, while the Tigers took nine corner kicks to none for the Dutchmen.
The two teams played back and forth soccer in the second half, both fighting to stay in the postseason.