Jones' Hat Trick Grounds Eagles, Polar Bears Earn First Win of 2010

Jones' Hat Trick Grounds Eagles, Polar Bears Earn First Win of 2010

HAMPDEN, Maine - Behind a hat trick from Eddie Jones, the Bowdoin College men's soccer team cruised to their first win of the 2010 campaign, 4-0, over Husson University in a game played under the lights at Hampden Academy on Tuesday evening. The Polar Bears move to 1-0-1 this season while the Eagles fall to 1-3 this season.

Jones got Bowdoin going early, scoring just 8:32 into the game. He added another first half score at 21:44 before closing out the natural hat trick at 58:29. Michael Gale, who assisted on Jones' first two goals, rounded out the scoring with a tally at 88:47. Takahiro Nakamura earned his first career point, assisting on Jones' third score of the night.

Dan Hicks posted his second consecutive shutout to begin the season, needing to make just one save. Dating back to last season, Hicks has not allowed a goal in his last 332:41 of play. Mason Smith stopped nine shots for Husson.