Pingree 4, Williston Northampton 1: The Highlanders emerged from their NEPSAC quarterfinal matchup against Williston Northampton with a three-goal victory. Leading the charge for Pingree was Erika Zenga, who tallied a hat trick on the evening, and Jess Tonthat, who scored the other goal alongside three assists.
Pingree 4, New Hampton 0: The Highlanders advanced to the NEPSAC semifinals with a dominant shutout win on Wednesday.
WOMEN’S FIELD HOCKEY
Endicott 8, Wilson 1: The Gulls hosted Wilson College in the first round of the Division 3 NCAA Tournament, coming away with a dominant victory. Danvers native Kristen McCarthy and teammate Addi Williams both scored two goals for Endicott, while Lauren Whitney, Jaylin Grabau, Meaghan Hogan and Natalie Anderson rounded out the offensive explosion. Endicott will now travel to Middlebury College on Saturday, facing off against Kean University in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.
WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL
Endicott 95, Bridgewater State 69: The Gulls rolled in their season opener behind 21 points, nine rebounds and four assists from Emily Pratt. Mikaela Rogers added 18 points and seven rebounds while Kaleigh Putnam finished with 17 points.
Rhode Island College 78, Salem State 47: Courtney Paschal was the lone Viking (1-1) to reach double figures in scoring, finishing with 13 points and seven rebounds in the loss.
MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL
Endicott 100, MIT 64: Jalen Echevarria scored 22 points on 7-for-10 shooting in his collegiate debut to help the Gulls cruise to a season opening win. Keith Brown added 19 points, five rebounds and three assists, while Ty Vitko had 12 points off the bench.