DUDLEY, MA - The Thomas field hockey team earned their first win of the season on Saturday as they defeated Nichols College in a non-conference match-up by a score of 4-1.
The Terriers scored three first half goals to give them a comfortable lead going into half time. First year player Katie Taylor opened up the scoring just 3:17 into the game off a rebound. Taylor then assisted on Abigail Dunn's first goal of the season, putting the Terriers up 2-0. Thirteen minutes later Sophany Srey put Thomas up another goal from Allyson Clary, earning first careers points for both players.
Coming out of the half, Dunn added her second goal of the game on an assist from Gabby Martell giving the Terriers a 4-0 edge. Nichols added a goal with just six minutes remaining to finish the game at 4-1.
Thomas outshot the Bison 17-3 while also having an 18-4 advantage on corners.
The Terriers return to action on Sunday as they take on Bridgewater State on the road for a 1:00pm contest.