The Nighthawks offense was off and running, starting the game on a 19-4 run in the opening 5:25, on their way to their highest point differential win of the season, a 104-61 victory over the Lesley Lynx on Thursday night in New England Collegiate Conference play.
Three of the Saints starters were able to record double-digit point totals on Thursday evening against the Newbury College Nighthawks to record their third victory in a row on the Andy Yosinoff Court, completing an all-time 5-0 record for EC against the Hawks.
Defending champions Elms College and reigning regular season champion Endicott College tied for the top spot in the 2019 NECC Men’s Volleyball Preseason Coaches Poll, with each school collecting 60 points. The Blazers and Gulls split the first place votes, collecting four apiece.
Nighthawks sophomore Jaymesha Sanders (West Haven, Conn.) and freshman Jada Gee (Springfield, Mass.) combined for 48 points, leading the Nighthawks offense in their 87-84 victory over the Dean Bulldogs on Tuesday night in New England Collegiate Conference play.
The Eastern Nazarene College men’s basketball team notched an 87-78 victory over Newbury Tuesday evening at the Lahue Physical Education Center.
Nighthawks sophomores Taymise Sanders (Malden, Mass.) and Desiree Snead (South Easton, Mass.) continued their strong seasons while classmate Mary Jok (Lynn, Mass.) added her first event win of the season in the Reggie Poyau Memorial Invitational, hosted by Brandeis University on Saturday.
The Nighthawks led by as many as 12 in the second half but couldn't hold the lead, falling to the Elms Blazers 97-91 in overtime on Saturday afternoon in New England Collegiate Conference play.
Pilgrims juniors Rene Hudson (Gallatin, Tenn.) and Daleia Boutwell (Dorchester, Mass.) each scored 13 points, leading New England College to a 71-53 victory over the Newbury Nighthawks on Saturday afternoon in New England Collegiate Conference play.
The Elms College women’s basketball picked up its fourth win in five games on Thursday night, topping Newbury 69-62 in New England Collegiate Conference play
Balanced scoring paced the Bulldog attack, as four starters scored at least 20 points and two, Dayvon Russell (Naugatuck, Conn.) and Jordan Booker (Waterbury, Conn.) scored over 30, leading Dean College to a 111-104 victory over Newbury College on Thursday in New England Collegiate Conference play.