Leicester, Mass.- Becker College defeated Newbury College 1-0 in New England Collegiate Conference women's soccer action this afternoon at Alumni Field.
Neither team was able to score in the first half, but Jodi Theriault (Woodstock, Conn.) put Becker on the board in the 49th minute on an assist from Alysha Giulietti (Uncasville, Conn.), for the lone goal of the game.
Newbury keeper Rachel Wyszynski (Wilbraham, Mass.) made three saves on the afternoon. The loss drops the Nighhawks to 3-4-1 overall and 1-1-1 in the NECC. Newbury will continue NECC play on Wednesday evening when they host Regis College at 3:30p.m.
Becker goalkeeper Kaitlyn Rose (North Attleboro, Mass.) made four saves in a winning effort. The Hawks are now 6-4-2 overall and 4-0 in the NECC. Becker will return to action on Tuesday evening when they travel to Lesley University.