EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

October 30, 2013

Final Score: Perfect October for Hillies

The Eagle-Tribune

---- — Thomas twins

Twins Molly and Kerrin Thomas both scored and Marlayna Buco (14 saves) posted her 10th shutout of the fall as Haverhill soccer beat St. Mary’s 2-0. The Hillies went 8-0 in October and head into the postseason with a 12-1-4 record.

Sizzling Finish

North Reading blanked Triton 2-0 on goals by Dan Coveney and senior defender Tim Russell. It was Russell’s first varsity goal. After a 2-4 start, the Hornets went 10-1-1 to end the regular season.

Hardy bunch

Makayla Hardy had 10 assists and Heidi Arsenault notched 16 service points and 13 digs as Whittier wrapped up its regular season with a 3-0 win over Mt. Alvernia.

Merrimack wins thriller

Jessica Otis scored the game’s only goal in the 59th minute off a nice feed from Candace Waldie of North Andover. The goal stood up and 7th-ranked Merrimack field hockey beat No. 3 Stonehill 1-0. Madison Davis made a career high 11 saves for the win.