August 20. 2017 10:11PM

UNH women's soccer team stays unbeaten


University of New Hampshire's Reilly Williams, right, and Sacred Heart's Alex Mesropyan go up for the ball during the first half of their game in Durham on Sunday. (Mark Bolton/Union Leader)

University of New Hampshire's Francesca Picicci, right, clears the ball as Sacred Heart's Katheryn Crescenzo collides into Picicci during the second half of their game in Durham on Sunday. (Mark Bolton/Union Leader)


The University of New Hampshire women’s soccer team is 2-0-0.

Senior forward Veronica Hardy scored on a header in the second half, lifting the Wildcats to a 2-1 victory over Sacred Heart on Sunday at Bremner Field in Durham.

Sophomore Kaylan Williams scored 20 seconds into the game for UNH, which is 2-0-0 for the first time since 1993. Senior goalie Mia Neas made five saves, surrendering only a free kick goal by Alex Mesropyan with time expiring in the first half.

UNH, which outshot Sacred Heart 16-12, will host Colgate on Friday at 4:30 p.m. at Wildcat Stadium.