|Colby College||Tufts University|
MEDFORD, Mass. — Colby College goalkeeper Riley Whitmyer stopped eight shots, but second-ranked Tufts University took a 3-0 season-opening win on Saturday.
Despite falling behind 2-0 at halftime, the Mules did have some offense. Colby had seven shots and five penalty corners in the opening 35 minutes.
Newcomers had eight of the Mules’ nine shots in the game. Georgia Cassidy (3 shots), Delaney Keithley (3 shots), Merel van Gijzen, and Myri Skodock all were playing their first games for the Mules.
Mary Travers scored the eventual game-winning goal for the Jumbos at 17:16 of the first half. She then assisted on Gigi Tutoni’s score at 27:14.