NH College Roundup: NEC downs Husson
New England College 14, Husson 5: At Henniker, the Plilgrims improved to 10-6 overall and advanced to the North Atlantic Conference Championship for the second straight season. NEC plays top-seeded Castleton State College in Saturday's NAC Championship in Castleton, Vt.
NEC's Brian Gillis led all scorers with four goals and one assist, James Putney had three goals and Adam Shute scored twice and had an assist.
Middlebury 12, Plymouth State 9: At Middlebury, Vt., Freshman Dave Hall had two hits and three runs batted in and sophomore Brian Thompson and junior Jeff Runnals (Wolfeboro) each had a pair of hits for PSU. Middlebury scored four runs in the third to take control of the game.
Junior Zach Cogswell of Allenstown threw four and a third innings of effective relief for Plymouth State, allowing just one run on four hits.