Posted: Oct 15, 2016
NEW LONDON, Conn.—Senior midfielder Sarah Pykkonen (Boulder. Colo.) buried a header on an assisting cross from Alessandra Sadler (Atkinson, N.H.) in the 63rd minute of action to lead the Tufts University women's soccer team to a 1-0 NESCAC victory at Connecticut College Saturday.
With the win, the Jumbos improved their record to 6-3-3 and are 4-2-1 in the NESCAC. The Camels fell to 9-2 and are 4-2 in conference play.
Sophomore keeper Emily Bowers (Needham, Mass.) made four saves en route to the shutout for the visitors.
Junior Bryanna Montalvo (Rocky Hill, Conn.) stopped nine shots in the setback for the hosts.