Brookline, MA -- The Newbury College Nighthawks dropped a tightly contested NECC affair with Southern Vermont College, 3-1, Saturday afternoon at Hellenic College.
With the defeat, Newbury drops to 4-12 on the season and 2-3 in NECC conference play.
Despite the scoreline, the Nighthawks outshot the visitors 28-10 but managed just 10 shots on goal while SVC put four of their 11 shots on frame.
Newbury's Jarrod Smith took the loss in net for the Nighthawks, managing just one save in 90 minutes of action.
Newbury received 6 of the 7 yellow cards handed out in the game even though Southern Vermont committed 23 fouls to Newbury's 14.
Newbury returns to action Wednesday afternoon when they travel to Elms College for a pivotal NECC matchup. Kick-off is scheduled for 4:00 PM.