Stephanie Sheehan posted a team-high 16 kills and eight digs, while junior Aliya Winker chipped in 10 kills and a team-high five blocks as No. 7 Merrimack posted a 3-2 upset over No. 2 Saint Rose.
The Warriors improved to 16-14 while Saint Rose dropped to 19-5.
Northern Essex rolls
Behind Haverhill resident Ryan Grant’s 17 points, Northern Essex Community College won 75-54 over Bunker Hill.
Neph Carmona, another Haverhill resident, scored nine points and added 10 rebounds.
Benjamin Martinez added seven points and five steals off the bench.