The Nighthawks trio of Destiny Spears (Arnold, Md.), Jaymesha Sanders (West Haven, Conn.), and Savannah Olsen (Battle Creek, Mich.) combined for 64 of the Nighthawks 88 points, as the Nighthawks claim their first New England Collegiate Conference Regular Season Conference Championship in their 88-38 win over Bay Path on Saturday afternoon.
Nighthawks senior Daivon Edwards (Roxbury, Mass.) became the seventh player in program history to score 1,000 career points, finishing the game with a game-high 28 points, but the feat wasn't enough as the Nighthawks fell to the Southern Vermont Mountaineers, 102-90 on Saturday afternoon in New England Collegiate Conference play.
The Nighthawks fell twice on tri-match Saturday, hosted by Emerson College. In the Nighthawks opening match, John Jay College took down the Nighthawks 3-1 (22-25, 25-11, 25-18, 25-22) and in Newbury's final match against Emerson, the Nighthawks were swept 3-0 (25-14, 25-19, 25-17).
Heading into their second season in program history, the Nighthawks were voted tied-seventh in the New England Collegiate Conference Preseason Coaches Poll as determined by the NECC Coaches and announced by the NECC Office on Friday morning.
Wildcats freshman Erick Hernandez (Tampa, Fla.) finished with 19 points, but none were bigger than a game-tying three-point shot with 13 seconds remaining to force the game into overtime. Hernandez scored six more in the extra frame helping the Wheelock Wildcats to an 89-86 win over the Newbury Nighthawks on Wednesday evening in New England Collegiate Conference action.
Mustangs junior Brett Southworth (Orange, Conn.) recorded a double-double effort of 11 kills, 12 digs and two service aces in the Mustangs’ 25-22, 25-20, 25-18 win over the visiting Nighthawks on Wednesday evening in non-conference play.
Nighthawks senior Destiny Spears (Arnold, Md.) filled the box score tonight, once again just out of reach of a triple-double, finishing the game with 23 points, nine rebounds, and nine steals as the Newbury Nighthawks defeated the Lesley Lynx, 91-48 on Tuesday evening in New England Collegiate Conference play.
Nighthawks senior Destiny Spears (Arnold, Md.) shined bright on Senior Day, scoring a game-high 21 points while grabbing 15 rebounds as the Newbury Nighthawks defeated the Becker Hawks, 60-54 on Saturday afternoon from Pappas Gymnasium in New England Collegiate Conference action.
Becker senior Samuel Durodola (Rosedale, N.Y.) matched a career-high, scoring 35 points to go with 16 rebounds, as the Becker Hawks defeated the Newbury Nighthawks 108-81 in New England Collegiate Conference action on Saturday afternoon at the Leicester Gymnasium.
The Newbury Nighthawks, following their best season in program history at 23-17 (16-2 NECC), have been voted second in the softball preseason poll as determined by the New England Collegiate Conference coaches and announced by the NECC Office on Friday.
Lynx junior Joey Martin (Melbourne, Fla.) scored a team-high 21 points on 8-of-15 shooting, leading the Lesley Lynx to a 93-91 victory over the Newbury Nighthawks on Thursday evening at Pappas Gymnasium in New England Collegiate Conference play.
The Newbury Nighthawks collected 15 points in the New England Collegiate Conference Baseball Preseason Poll, placing them fifth in the preseason vote as determined by the NECC Coaches and announced by the NECC Office on Thursday.
Lions junior Mark Piorkowski (Montclair, N.J.) finished with a match-high 14 kills, leading the Emerson Lions to a 3-0 (25-15, 25-15, 25-15) victory over the Newbury Nighthawks on Tuesday evening from Pappas Gymnasium in non-conference play.
The Nighthawks are coming home from New York with a split of tri-match Saturday games, earning their first win of the season over Sarah Lawrence in the second match of the afternoon. The Nighthawks fell 3-0 (25-20, 25-22, 25-16) in their first match against host team City College of New York and followed that performance with a 3-0 (25-9, 25-8, 25-4) win over Sarah Lawrence for their first win of 2018.
With 0.6 seconds remaining, Blazers sophomore Molly Moulton (North Adams, Mass.) nailed a running jumper from the right elbow, beating the buzzer, as the Elms Blazers handed the Newbury Nighthawks their first New England Collegiate Conference loss in nearly two months, 67-66 on Saturday afternoon from the Maguire Center.
Elms freshman Michal Ohraka (Feeding Hills, Mass.) exploded for a career-high 29 points to lead the Blazer men's basketball team to an 80-73 New England Collegiate Conference win over Newbury on Saturday afternoon from the Maguire Center.