Badgers Fall to Husson in NAC Play

Badgers Fall to Husson in NAC Play

JOHNSON-Vt.- The Northern Vermont University-Johnson women's soccer team faced off against Husson University in a North Atlantic Conference match up on Saturday afternoon. The Badgers lost to the Eagles by a score of 6-0.


1st Half: Husson came out strong in the first half as Kathryn McGinnis scored in the 9th minute of play. The Badgers competed hard on both sides of the ball but had a hard time finding an offensive attack. Husson's Bri Saulter scored one goal in the 15th minute and Joan Overman scored in the 18th and 24th minute of play giving Husson a 4-0 lead going into the second half.

2nd Half: The Badgers had two shots on goal in the second half. Husson added to their lead with two goals in the second half. Mackenzie St.Pierre scored a goal off of an assist by Bri Saulter in the 59th minute of play and Alyssa Driscoll scored an unassisted goal in the 78th minute.


Senior Kaitlin Boucher (Barre,Vt.) played the entire 90:00 in goal for the Badgers. Boucher collected 12 saves.


The Badgers will travel and play against Northern Vermont University-Lyndon in a Presidents Cup match up on Wednesday, October 3. The game will be held at Jay Peak Resort and will be the grand opening of the new turf field venue at Jay Peak.