Key MVC Win for High-flying Dracut High; Rams Rolling
Senior midfielder Matthew Robichaud scored on a penalthy kick in the 55th minute to lift Dracut past North Andover, 1-0, in a Merrimack Valley Conference boys soccer game.
Elsewhere in the MVC, Chelmsford defeated Tewksbury, 2-0.
North Andover 0
Dracut junior keeper Tyler Flick made 5 saves, including a huge stop on a penalty kick just minutes before Robichaud scored, while posting the shutout.
The Middies improved their record to 6-0-2 overall and 6-0 in MVC Division 2.
Jason Myers paced Shawsheen’s high-powered offense with 2 goals.
Jared Rizzo chipped in with 1 goal and 2 assists. Joe Hansen, Gavin Pigott and Amaan Skaikh netted the other Rams’ goals.
Dan Archibald had 2 assists, while Matt Pustizzi and Tyler Archibald had 1 assist each. Mike Reppucci and Adam Kearns combined for the shutout in goal.
Shawsheen Tech has won four straight games, during which it has outscored its opponents by a combined score of 24-0.
Liam Cafferty (6 saves) had a strong game in goal for Tewksbury (5-2-1).
Lucas Frost helped lead the way on defense for the Redmen.
Hudson jumped out to 2-0 lead while holding on to beat Tyngsboro in a Mid-Wach C game.
Egecan Tamer scored an unassisted goal for Tyngsboro (4-3-1).
N. Middlesex 2
Roody Clemetson and Owen Marr scored 1 goal each for North Middlesex Regional.
Wesley Call and Aidan Murray tallied 1 assist apiece for the Patriots.
Cooper Wyman posted the shutout in goal.