The Golden Knights opened up an 8-1 lead en route to the 10-3 non-conference victory. The home team led 4-0 after the opening quarter. Senatore scored the only goal of the second quarter as the Spartans trailed 4-1 at the break.
The Spartans did not score again until the fourth quarter; Senatore and Rhodes each added assists on the fourth quarter goals. Saint Rose held a 33-29 shot advantage over the Spartans. Ryan Mello recorded fourteen saves in the loss.
The Spartans will finish up the regular season on Saturday at DI Hampton. The Spartans topped Hampton 13-7 last season. Game time is slated for 2:00 p.m.