Brookline, MA -- A balanced attack from the Nighthawks, led by a pair of goals from sophomore Nilton De Andrade, led Newbury to a 4-1 NECC conference victory of Wheelock College Saturday afternoon at Hellenic College.
The Nighthawks dominated the match but could only manage four goals on 40 total shots, 20 of which were on frame. Wheelock got their lone goal on a Pasulayman Sowe penalty kick in the 86th minute.
Newbury's Chris Tran earned the win in net for the Nighthawks, improving to 2-2 on the season. Tran made two saves on the afternoon, both in the second half. Wheelock's Jordan Benard, (0-10) made 16 saves for the Wildcats.
The Nighthawks return to action on Tuesday when they travel across Rt. 9 to take on the Pine Manor College Gators. Kick-off is scheduled for 3:00 p.m. Wheelock is back in action tomorrow when they host the University of Maine-Presque Isle at 12:00 p.m.