Falcons Open 2017 Campaign With Nighthawks
Tuesday evening the Newbury Nighthawks travel to Western Connecticut for their fourth match in their inaugural season, facing the Albertus Magnus Falcons in New Haven, Conn. The Falcons make their season debut on Tuesday in their fifth season in program history. The Falcons season starts with two matches against New England Collegiate Conference opponent; today vs. Newbury and Thursday at Daniel Webster.
Molloy Saves Career-High Saturday at Smith
Nighthawks sophomore goalie Keely Molloy (Staten Island, N.Y.) has been steadily improving in goal in the Nighthawks three games this season. Saturday afternoon at Smith College, Molloy made an impressive, career-high, 18 saves. Molloy made six saves in her first career start and backed that performance up with eight saves vs. Colby-Sawyer.
Falcons Leading Scorer Returns for Sophomore Season
Falcons sophomore Aida Sarr (Bronx, N.Y) returns to the Falcons squad after scoring a team-high 20 goals in 2016. Sarr's 20 goals accounted for 34.5 percent of the Falcons offense last season. Sarr was second on the team in shooting percentage at 36.4 percent with players who finished the season with at least five shots on goal.
Nighthawks Next Five
Tuesday, March 21 at Albertus Magnus at 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 25 vs. Southern Vermont at 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday, March 29 at Univ. of St. Joesph's - CT at 3:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 1 vs. Bay Path at 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday, April 5 at Mitchell College at 4:00 p.m.