BOSTON, Mass. - Four different student-athletes accounted for Dean's season-best eight goals and the host Bulldogs scored four goals in each half on their way to a convincing 8-1 win over Wheelock College in NECC men's soccer action on Tuesday.
How It Happened: Felipe Campos (Barnstable, Mass.) scored three goals for the Cardinal and White – his second straight multi goal contest. Meanwhile, Pepe Vieira (Brockton, Mass.) added a goal and and two assists to push his league-leading assist total to eight.
Joining those two in the scoring column with goals were Sam Fonseca (Fogo, Cape Verde), who added two, Nathan Estrela (Falmouth, Mass.) added two more and Santiago Cardona (Revere, Mass.) chipped in one of his own.
Dean then put four goals on the board in the final 45 minutes, highlighted by Vieira connecting with Campos for his first career hat trick in the 78th minute.
Who Stood Out: Gomes scored his second goal of the season and Hernandez had his second assist to lead the Wildcats. Wheelock goalie Jordan Bernard (Westbrook, Conn.) had another outstanding game with 17 saves.
What It Means: The Wildcats faced a tough NECC opponent that is currently first in the conference and without a loss.
Up Next: Wheelock is at home on Saturday to face Lesley University for the final home game of the season (4:00 p.m.).