Leicester, Mass.- Nichols College blanked the Hawks of Becker College 3-0 in non-confernce women's soccer action at Alumni Field.
Nichols got on the board 15:26 into the game when Chelsea Shaughnessy (Halifax, Mass.) headed a corner kick from Kaitlyn DiBuono (Auburn, Mass.) into the back of the net for the 1-0 lead.
The Bison added to their lead 9:13 into the second half when Chelsea Shaughnessy led Kaitlyn DiBuono down the right sideline. DiBuono ripped on shot into the top lefthand corner of the net, giving Nichols a comanding 2-0 advantage. Nichols put the game out of reach with 21:44 remaining in the game when Chelsea Shaughnessy scored her second goal of the game.
Nichols goalkeeper Maureen Lynch (Holbrook, Mass.) made two saves, as the Bison improve to 2-5 on the season. Nichols will continue the TCCC portion of their schedule when they host Wentworth on Saturday at 11:30 a.m.
Becker keeper Kaitlyn Rose (North Attleboro, Mass.) made four saves in her first collegiate start in net. The loss drops the Hawks to 2-4-1 on the year. Becker will travel to Bay Path College on Saturday afternoon when they open NECC action at 1:30 p.m.