Nighthawks Grounded in ENC Invitational Play

Photo Credit: Katie Collins
Photo Credit: Katie Collins

QUINCY, Mass. – The Newbury Nighthawks dropped both matches on day two of the ENC Invitational hosted by Eastern Nazarene College, Saturday afternoon.  Following the two losses on Friday evening, the Nighthawks dropped to 0-4 on the young season.

Newbury fell to Mount Ida College 3-0 (25-17, 25-12, 25-19) in Friday's 1st match followed by a five set loss (24-26, 23-25, 25-12, 25-10, 15-13) to Salem State in the night cap.

Unfortunately, day two brought much of the same for the young Nighthawks. Newbury opened up the day's play with a straight set loss to ENC (25-18, 25-11, 25-14).  In their final match of the ENC Invitational

Despite the results, senior Julia Leggett earned All-Tournament Team honors. Leggett is the reigned Defensive Player of the Year in the NECC and looks to earn the title once again in this campaign.

Newbury returns to action Tuesday night, September 5th when they host Pine Manor College. 1st serve is scheduled for 7:00 PM at Hellenic College, home of Newbury Volleyball.