Wednesday’s colleges: Kayla Sypek leads Johnson & Wales over twin sister Sarah, Westfield State
Westhampton twins Kayla and Sarah Sypek faced off in college Wednesday.
Kayla, a junior at Johnson & Wales, scored the game-winning goal in the 38th minute as the Wildcats beat host Westfield State 1-0.
Sarah Sypek had a chance at the equalizer in the closing seconds but goalie Alex Rose beat her to the ball on a breakaway.
Simmons 4, Smith College 0 — Alanna Lynch and Shannon Saywell combined for nine saves in the road loss.
Hartford 1, UMass 0 — Nick Ruiz made two saves in goal but he couldn’t stop Jeff Tryon’s game winner in the 71st minute as the Minutemen (0-4-1) fell at Rudd Field.
Amherst 4, Curry 1 — Will Poss, Ben Norton, Gabriel Wirz and Andrew Orozco each had a goal as the Lord Jeffs (3-1) won on the road.
Cameron Bean, Tommy Haskel, Mikey Hoeksema and Max Fikke each had one assist, while Thomas Bull made five saves.
Lasell 3, Wheaton 2 — Ellie Massengill, of Amherst, made five saves but the Lyons fell in Norton.
Smith College 3, Western Connecticut State 2 — Rosa Drummond and Kristi Hammond each had 11 kills, while Bethany Ashworth had 36 assists and Mei-Li Smith 16 digs for the Pioneers (5-0).