Nor'easter News - Week 3
Recap of the Week
It’s still early days, so the race for conference titles are still far from over. That being said, a number of leaders have started to emerge. In the CCC, Roger Williams and Salve Regina are both 6-0, while the NEWMAC has seen defending champion WPI emerge as the early frontrunner. Tufts and Connecticut College are the only sides still perfect in the NESCAC, but the rest of the conference seems to be incredibly even, with Williams picking up a key non-conference victory and Middlebury getting a big win over Amherst.
This week, however, there are a number of great contests on tap. In fact, this week features two games of the week, as it was too difficult to choose between two very compelling matchups.
Tufts continued its perfect start to the season with another two wins this weekend, but they didn’t come as easy as some might think. Saturday afternoon, the Jumbos had to overcome dogged resistance from visiting Bates, who held the hosts scoreless throughout the entirety of regulation, while creating some chances of their own. Eventually, though, the Jumbos were able to find the winner, with Sterling Weatherbie heading home from a corner. The next day, Tufts traveled to NEWMAC side [read more]