NORFOLK, Neb. – Seventh-ranked Northeast Community College football teams earned two key home conference wins on Wednesday.

The sixth-ranked Hawks women’s team clinched an 8-0 victory over Hawkeye, while the seventh-ranked Northeast men’s team earned a hard-fought 2-1 win over the Reds. Tails.

The 8-0 win for the women’s team means Northeast have now won six straight games, edging their last four opponents by a 36-0 margin. Northeast have averaged 10 goals per game in their last three outings.

Five different players scored for the Hawks, led by Jessie Eijbersen’s hat trick. The RedTails, meanwhile, couldn’t fire a single shot against Northeast.

The Northeast women’s team is now 11-1-1 this season.

On the men’s side, the Hawks scored twice in the second half to earn a win over the RedTails.

Despite dominating possession in the first half, the Hawks went into a 1-0 breakdown. Two quick goals and a pair of killer saves from Reagan Maliska helped propel Northeast to victory.

“I absolutely loved the response from the boys after half-time,” North East men’s coach Adam Potter said. “They stepped up and faced adversity head-on today.”

The Hawks will host Scott Community College in a men’s and women’s doubleheader starting at 11 a.m. Saturday at Veterans Memorial Field in Norfolk. Both games can be viewed live on News Channel Nebraska.