2016 Men's Soccer News

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    November 11, 2016
    Underclassmen Group Show Bright Future for Men’s Soccer The men’s soccer team recorded their second straight 11 win season and the combination of a talented freshman class and experienced senior class, brought the Nighthawks to the semifinals of the NECC Tournament in 2016. The 11-8-2 record resulted in the best winning percentage in program history (.571).
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    November 08, 2016
    Six Men's Soccer Nighthawks Earn All-NECC Honors Six members of the men’s soccer team have been recognized for their outstanding play this season by the NECC. Senior Prince Boateng (Worcester, Mass.) and freshman Nilton De Andrade (Boston, Mass.) made the All-Conference First Team.
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    November 08, 2016
    De Andrade Named NECC Rookie of the Year Nighthawks freshman Nilton De Andrade (Boston, Mass.) has been awarded the New England Collegiate Conference Rookie of the Year for his strong 2016 campaign. De Andrade, who finished with a program freshman record 16 goals and 36 points in 20 games, is the first Rookie of the Year in program history and the first player to win a major award since Shaundize Moosavizadeh won Player of the Year in 2011.
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    November 04, 2016
    Men's Soccer Defeated 4-2 on PK's at Regis (Mass.) After 110 minutes, only penalty kicks could settle the match between the Newbury Nighthawks and Regis (Mass.) Pride. A critical stop by Manny Santiago (Bristol, Conn.) of the Pride in the second round of penalty kicks would seperate the Pride from the Nighthawks, giving Regis (Mass.) the edge to a 4-2 victory in penalty kicks on Friday night in the NECC Men's Soccer Semifinals.
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    November 03, 2016
    Men's Soccer Semifinals: #6 Newbury at #2 Regis (Mass.) The winner Friday night between the sixth-seed Newbury Nighthawks and the second-seed Regis (Mass.) Pride will earn a spot in the NECC Men's Soccer Finals. By virtue of the second-seed, Regis (Mass.) (10-7-1, 5-2-1 NECC) earned a bye into the semifinal round. The Nighthawks (11-8-1, 4-4-0 NECC) find themselves in the semifinals after a 4-2 upset victory over the third-seeded Lesley Lynx.
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    November 01, 2016
    Men's Soccer Upsets Lesley; Advances To Semifinal Round In his third start in his last eight games, freshman Alex Strafer (Auburn, Mass.) found the scoring touch he displayed early in the season, scoring a pair of goals for sixth ranked Newbury tonight in the Nighthawks 4-2 upset victory of third ranked Lesley Univeristy at Edward Field.
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    October 31, 2016
    Men's Soccer Quarterfinal: #3 Lesley vs. #6 Newbury Men's soccer will begin their quest to the title game on Tuesday night with a trip to Lesley University. Lesley (6-10-2, 5-2-1 NECC) despite finishing below .500, earned the three seed with a strong conference season. The Nighthawks (10-8-1, 4-4-0 NECC) finished in the sixth spot after finishing the season with double-digit wins for the second time in program history.
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    October 29, 2016
    Men's Soccer Seeded Sixth for NECC Playoffs An undefeated conference season for Daniel Webster gives them the top seed in the NECC Playoffs to begin on Tuesday, Oct. 29. The top two seeds in the men's draw earn a bye directly into the semifinals.
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    October 26, 2016
    Men's Soccer Looks to Improve Playoff Seed on Senior Day The Nighthawks will celebrate Senior Day before today's match between Newbury College (10-7-1, 4-3 NECC) and the Daniel Webster Eagles (9-5-3, 4-0-2 NECC) at Medford High School. Wednesday's contest is a rematch from the 2015 NECC Championship Game, a match that went to Daniel Webster, 1-0.
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    October 22, 2016
    Men's Soccer Clinches Playoff Spot After Win at SVC Two goals each by seniors Alex Davis (Gloucester, Mass.) and Ethan Forrest (East Bridgewater, Mass.) gave the Nighthawks plenty of offense in their 5-2 victory over Southern Vermont College on Saturday afternoon in the cold, mix precipitation of Southern Vermont.
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    October 20, 2016
    Men's Soccer Seeks Playoff Spot With Saturday Win Saturday will give the Nighthawks (9-7-1, 3-3 NECC) an opportunity to clinch a berth in the NECC Playoffs as they travel to Bennington, Vt. to take on another team looking to move into the playoff structure, the Southern Vermont Mountaineers (4-7-3, 1-2-3 NECC).
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    October 18, 2016
    Men’s Soccer Falls 1-0 to NECC Rival Mitchell A 58th minute goal by Mariners sophomore Christian Tomaj (Stamford, Conn.) would be the only tally in the match as the Mitchell Mariners upended the Newbury Nighthawks 1-0, in NECC play on Tuesday afternoon.
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    October 17, 2016
    Men's Soccer Looking to Stay in Top-Two in NECC Currently sitting in second in the conference at 9-6-1, 3-2 NECC, the Nighthawks head to New London, Conn. on Tuesday to face the fourth team in the NECC, the Mitchell Mariners (2-8-2, 2-1-1 NECC).
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    October 15, 2016
    Men's Soccer Tame Wildcats Two goals each from senior Alex Davis (Gloucester, Mass.), sophomore Nicholas Olivares-Thompson (Rochester, N.Y.) and freshman Nilton De Andrade (Boston, Mass.) would be more than enough offense for the Nighthawks as they took down Wheelock College 8-0 in conference play on Saturday afternoon at The Winsor School.
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    October 08, 2016
    Despite Strong Second Half, Men's Soccer Falls 2-1 A strong offensive first half, featuring a pair of goals by Harrison Sidell (Newhall, Calif.) and Colin Ziegler (Waldmohr, GER) gave the Lesley University Lynx enough of an edge, holding off the Nighthawks 2-1 on Saturday night at Hormel Stadium.
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    October 04, 2016
    Men's Soccer Loses Contentious Match vs. Fisher, 5-3 Nighthawks freshman forward Nilton De Andrade (Boston, Mass.) scored a hat-trick for Newbury, but was answered by Falcons senior midfielder Jordan Markovich, who tallied a hat-trick of his own, in leading the Falcons of Fisher College to a 5-3 victory over the Nighthawks.
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    October 03, 2016
    Men's Soccer Looks for Turnaround vs. Fisher Tuesday night will mark Newbury's final out of conference game of the season as the Nighthawks (7-4-1, 1-1 NECC) battle Fisher College (4-4-0, 0-1 NAIA) at 6:00 p.m. at Hormel Stadium in Medford. Both teams are coming off a loss in their previous game. The Nighthawks fell 2-0 to conference rival Regis College, while Fisher lost 6-1 to Dean College.
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    October 01, 2016
    Men's Soccer Falls to Regis in NECC Battle The Nighthawks were held without a goal in their second NECC match of the season, as Newbury fell to Regis College 2-0 on Saturday afternoon.
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    September 28, 2016
    Men's Soccer Holds Off Late Curry Push for 2-1 Win Early first half goals by senior Ethan Forrest (East Bridgewater, Mass.) and freshman Nilton De Andrade (Boston, Mass.) would provide enough offense for the Nighthawks, as they held off a strong second half push by Curry College, leading to Newbury's 2-1 victory on Wednesday night.
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    September 27, 2016
    After Six Goal Week, Forrest Earns NECC Honors After his explosive six goals in two games this week, senior forward Ethan Forrest (East Bridgewater, Mass.) has been named the NECC Men's Soccer Player of the Week, for the week ending on Sept. 26.
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    September 22, 2016
    Men's Soccer Opens NECC Schedule vs. Becker Saturday afternoon will open the NECC schedule for the Nighthawks (5-3-1) when they face off against the Becker College Hawks (0-7-0). The Nighthawks won their last match against Emerson College after Newbury shook up its starting lineup, giving five players their first start of the season.
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    September 21, 2016
    Nighthawks Shuffle Lineup, Respond with 3-1 Win On a night where five Newbury players earned their first start of the year, senior Ethan Forest (East Bridgewater, Mass.), a regular starter for the Nighthawks but substitute on this night, scored a pair of late goals to lift Newbury College over the Emerson Lions 3-1 on Wednesday night
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    September 20, 2016
    Men's Soccer Looks for Turnaround vs. Emerson After opening the season 4-0-1 with 19 goals and averaging 22.8 shots, the Nighthawks men's team has struggled to find the back of the net in the last three games, being shutout twice and averaging 12.3 shots per game. The Nighthawks have tested themselves early on this season facing opponents such as, then ranked No. 13 MIT and local NJCAA powerhouse Dean College.
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    September 16, 2016
    Men's Soccer Looks to Get Back to Winning Ways After a 1-2-1 stretch through difficult opponents, including MIT and Dean College, the Nighthawks enter Saturday's action with a 4-2-1 record. Their opponents, the Emmanuel Saints, sit at 2-2-1.
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    September 14, 2016
    Men's Soccer Suffers Setback Against Dean College A pair of early goals by Bulldogs sophomore classmates Samuel Fonseca (Brockton, Mass.) and Murilo Zanette (Somerville, Mass.) gave Dean College a 2-0 lead in the first six minutes and led to a 5-0 victory over Newbury
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    September 13, 2016
    Men's Soccer Looks to Continue Hot Start The Nighthawks are off to a program-best 4-1-1 start and among the NECC teams are leaders in goals (20), goals per game (3.33), goals allowed per game (1.45) and shots per game (21.2)
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    September 12, 2016
    Davis, De Andrade Earn NECC Weekly Honors Nighthawks senior midfielder Alex Davis (Gloucester, Mass.) and freshman forward Nilton De Andrade (Boston, Mass.) have been award the NECC Player of the Week and Rookie of the Week Awards, respectively, for the week ending on Sept. 11.
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    September 10, 2016
    Men's Soccer Ties 4-4 on Late De Andrade Goal Nighthawks freshman Nilton De Andrade (Boston, Mass.) scored with 1:12 remaining in the game, helping Newbury escape with a 4-4 tie against Eastern Nazarene on Saturday afternoon.
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    September 07, 2016
    Nighthawk Men's Soccer Upsets No. 13 MIT Nighthawks senior Alex Davis (Gloucester, Mass.) scored the only goal of the match on a free kick from 25 yards out in the 79th minute, as the Newbury Nighthawks upset the nationally ranked, No. 13 MIT Engineers 1-0 on Wednesday Night at Steinbrenner Stadium.
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    September 04, 2016
    Nighthawks Soar Past Johnson State, Start Season 3-0 The Nighthawks soared past Johnson State Sunday afternoon, winning by a final of 8-1.
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    September 03, 2016
    Freshman Forwards Shine, Experienced Defense Holds, Nighthawks Start 2-0 The freshmen duo of Alex Strafer (Auburn, MA) and Nilton De Andrade (Boston, MA) combined for all three goals as the Nighthawks start the season with two wins following a 3-0 victory over the Pine Manor Gators