Bobby Ross’ goal proved to be the lone tally as FC Buffalo edged host Zanesville (Ohio) Athletic FC, 1-0, to improve to 8-3 on the season.

Buffalo goalkeeper Andrew Coughlin stopped a penalty kick in the 31st minute to keep Zanesville off the scoreboard.

FC Buffalo is in second place in the National Premier Soccer League behind first place Detroit City FC. Those two teams meet Sunday at All High Stadium at 1 p.m.