Red Dragons junior Jake Keller (Wappingers Falls, N.Y.) scored two goals and senior Migell Ormsby (Kingston, Jamaica) added a goal and collected an assist as the SUNY Cortland Red Dragons defeated the Newbury College Nighthawks 3-1 on Saturday night in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament.
For the first time in program history, the men's and women's Nighthawks Cross Country teams competed in the NCAA New England Regional Championships. The New England Regional was hosted by Bowdoin College on Saturday morning.
Nighthawks sophomore Jaymesha Sanders (West Haven, Conn.) scored a team-high 19 points on 9-of-14 shooting, leading the Newbury offense in their first win of the season, 78-67 over the Anna Maria AMCATS on Saturday afternoon in the Zero Gravity Tip-Off Tournament Consolation Game.
Nighthawks senior Omar Williams (Queens, N.Y.) set numerous program-records, scoring 44 points on 10-for-26 shooting and 20-for-25 from the line, leading the Nighthawks to a 107-100 overtime win over the Curry Colonels on Saturday afternoon in non-conference play at Pappas Gymnasium.
Nighthawks senior Omar Williams (Queens, N.Y.) made quite the impression in his Nighthawks debut, scoring 35 points on 10-for-22 shooting and 13-for-13 from the line, leading the Nighthawks to a 95-84 victory over the Rivier Raiders in the season opener for both teams.
Melinda Ogden (Searsport, Maine) led the Mariners with 15 points, five rebounds and a steal, while Alayne Felix (Mahopac, N.Y.), Megan McLean (Eliot. Maine), and Sydney Underhill-Tilton (Richmond, Maine) each chipped in with 10 points.
For the first time in program history, a Newbury Nighthawks team is headed for the NCAA Tournament after clinching the automatic qualifier from the New England Collegiate Conference. The Nighthawks travel to upstate New York for their first-ever appearance in the National Tournament where they will face the No. 6 team in Division III, the State University of New York at Cortland Red Dragons.
The New England Collegiate Conference announced the women's basketball preseason coaches poll on Friday, declaring the Newbury Nighthawks in fourth in the voting.
For the first time in program history, the Newbury Cross Country teams are headed to an NCAA Regional Meet, traveling north to Bowdoin College for the women's 6k and men's 8k this Saturday at the Bowdoin Sports Complex.
The New England Collegiate Conference Office announced Thursday the results of the Preseason Poll for men's basketball, revealing that the Newbury Nighthawks have been voted seventh in the conference, as determined by the coaches of the NECC teams. One team failed to participate in the voting.