Tewksbury beat Dracut, 2-1, in a Merrimack Valley Conference girls soccer game.

Girls soccer

In the Dual County League, Westford Academy defeated Newton South, 2-1.

Tewksbury 2

Dracut 1

Tewksbury capitalized on a couple opportunities in the second half to take a 2-0 lead.

Dracut cut the deficit in half on a goal by Alexi Irwin with an assist from Leah Dunkin.

Makendra Looney, Julia Tellier, Megan Tyler and Anna Gorman played well for Dracut.

Middie keeper Brooke Boermeester made nine saves.

Essex Tech 8

Greater Lowell 2

Ellen Tue scored both of Greater Lowell’s goals in this CAC game.

Hali Frasca and Andrea Guerrero chipped in offensively with one assist each.

Jillian McIssac (7 saves), Liana Rosado, Viviana Guerrero and Finny Chrim played well for the Gryphons (1-3).

Westford 2

Newton South 1

Maeli Cherry scored in the 21st minute on a corner kick and Katherine Pawlak netted a goal on a direct kick from 25 yards out in the 37th minute for Westford (2-0-1).

Goalkeeper Emma O’Sullivan made 6 saves for the Grey Ghosts. Midfielders Hannah Kruger and Mary Cadogan also played well for WA.

Wilmington 3

Melrose 0

Sophomore Annie Wingate scored twice while leading the way on offense for Wilmington.

Senior Bella Granara added an unassisted goal for the Wildcats (2-2).

Madison Grace and Aly Colantuoni had one assist each.

Jill Roche and Devin Lawrence made a combined total of nine saves while posting the shutout in goal.

Shawsheen 5

Greater Lawrence 1

Junior captain Monique Kazelyan netted two goals while powering the Rams past Greater Lawrence in a CAC game.

Megan Brown, Brittany Malfa and Jackie Woodward scored one goal each for Shawsheen Tech (1-2).

Emily Langone had a strong game in goal.