Both the Bentley University women's and men's soccer teams have been recognized for their academic achievements during the 2018-19 year, as both squads earned the Team Academic Award from the United Soccer Coaches.
Freshman Liliana Silva (Grafton, Mass./Grafton) scored in the 49th minute and goalkeeper Kat Hassapis (North Reading, Mass./North Reading) made several big saves to help the Bentley women’s soccer team to a 1-0 victory over Assumption on Wednesday.
Senior Stephanie Helin (Coventry, Conn./East Catholic) scored the go-ahead goal in the 77th minute and senior Kelly Donlon (Meriden, Conn./Francis Maloney) added a late goal to see Bentley past New Haven 3-1 on Wednesday in the team’s NE10 Conference opener.
Two goals in the final 10 minutes by sophomore Rebecca Nguyen (Dudley, Mass./Shepherd Hill) and junior Marissa Burns (Hudson, N.H./Bishop Guertin) saw the Bentley women’s soccer team defeat Dominican (N.Y.) 2-0 in the team’s season opener on Friday at the Molloy Kickoff Classic.
Seniors Stephanie Helin (Manchester, Conn./East Catholic), Riane Hunt (Millis, Mass./Millis) and Sammy Millmann (Northport, N.Y./Northport) will serve as captains of the Bentley University women’s soccer team for the upcoming 2019 season.
Bentley University women’s lacrosse head coach Lauren Lukis has revealed her team’s 2019 schedule. The Falcons open the season on Friday, September 6th against Dominican (N.Y.) at the Molloy Kickoff Classic.