Sept. 25, 2004
BABSON PARK, MASS. - Babson College scored three goals in the first half as the Beavers (5-4, 1-0 NEWMAC) defeated visiting MIT, 4-0, in the NEWMAC opener for both squads on Saturday.
Babson snapped a scoreless tie in the 14th minute as Laura Ham scored her first collegiate goal on a tip-in from in front of the cage. The Beavers then made it 2-0 when Gina Giardina redirected a shot from Katie Janson. Elise Conley added another goal when she dribbled through three defenders with 8:10 remaining in the half.
Babson's offense continued to dominate in the second stanza, with Katie Connon extending the Beavers' lead to four. The Engineers (3-4, 0-1 NEWMAC) eventually came alive on the offensive end, tallying eight shots in the closing minutes.
The next game for MIT will be on Thursday, Sept. 30 when it travels to UMass-Dartmouth.
(Taken from a Babson College Sports Information Release)