NEW LONDON, N.H. – Colby-Sawyer ran its winning streak to six with a 3-0 victory over Lyndon in a North Atlantic Conference (NAC) contest at the Sally Shaw Veitch Turf Field.
Colby-Sawyer improves to 8-5-1 overall and 6-0 in the NAC while Lyndon drops to 5-11 overall and 1-6 in conference play.
Lindsey McCurry got the home team on the board at 14:52 when she put back a failed clear attempt. For McCurry, the goal was the first of her collegiate career.
Michelle Upham doubled the Chargers' lead at 24:45. Rachel Quaye was dribbling along the end line when she fed the ball back to Upham who deposited her fourth goal of the season.
The duo of Sarah Little and Heather Faasse connected on the third goal of the game in the 62nd minute as Little fed Faasse who finished the chance with a shot just under the crossbar for her first goal of the season.
After Colby-Sawyer's third goal, the skies opened up and rain fell in sheets for most of the remainder of the game making it difficult for either team to score.
Colby-Sawyer goalie Karley Hamilton stopped the only two shots she faced on the way to her sixth shutout of the season. Lyndon keeper Johanna Sargent (Randolph, Vt.) had five saves in the loss. The Chargers held a 17-2 edge in shots and a 12-0 advantage in corner kicks.