Allers Hat Trick Propels Men's Soccer Past Elms, 7-1

Allers Hat Trick Propels Men's Soccer Past Elms, 7-1

CHICOPEE, MA - Junior forward Chauncey Allers (Wilton, CT) notched a hat trick and an assist to lead the Western Connecticut State University men's soccer team past non-conference host Elms College, 7-1, on Thursday evening. Junior Robert Della Penna (Suffield, CT) chipped in with two goals while dishing out an assist for the Colonials, who improved to 7-4 overall. Elms dropped to 3-8.

WestConn senior's Eamonn D'Arcy (West Hartford, CT) and Darion Richeme' (Danbury, CT) also tallied goals, while classmate goalkeeper Luca DiCarlo (Waterbury, CT) improved to 6-2 overall after finishing with a save.

"We came out fast and made the most of our scoring chances," said Colonials head coach Joe Mingachos. "We've built up some nice momentum as we head into our game against Eastern on Saturday," he continued.

The aforementioned contest begins at Little East Conference rival Eastern Connecticut State University on Saturday at 11 a.m.