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September 29, 2003

 

Rhode Island College Womenís Soccer Update #4

(4-5 Overall; 1-1 in the Little East Conference)

Providence, RI--Head Coach Ryan Angelís team is 4-5 overall and 1-1 in Little East Conference play. In action last week, the Anchorwomen lost a close contest, coming up on the short end of a 1-0 loss, to Westfield State on Sept. 24, but rebounded to defeat Southern Maine, 3-2, on Sept. 27 to gain their first LEC victory of the season.

 

Freshman forward Erika Haaland (North Dartmouth, MA) has played in nine games, starting all of them. She has seven goals, three game-winners, and one assist for 15 points this season.

 

Freshman midfielder Caitlin Gavin (Portsmouth, RI) has played in nine games, starting eight of them. She has three goals and three assists for nine points this season. Gavin scored two of RICís goals, including the game-winner, in the victory over Southern Maine. Her efforts earned her Little East Conference Womenís Soccer Rookie of the Week honors.

 

Junior midfielder Elena Sanborn (North Scituate, RI) has played in nine games, starting all of them. She has one goal and two assists for four points this season.

 

Junior forward Lauren Tomasso (Cranston, RI) has played in nine games, starting eight of them. She has two goals for four points this season.

 

Junior forward Alexis Bouchard (Warren, RI) has played in eight games, starting two of them. She has one goal and one assist for three points this season.

 

Freshman midfielder Amanda Rinn (Warwick, RI) has played in four games. She has two goals for four points this season.

 

Senior midfielder Hollie Benevides (North Dighton, MA) has played in nine games, starting six of them. She has two assists for two points this season.

 

Senior midfielder Jennifer Xynellis (Warwick, RI) has played in seven games, starting all of them. She has one assist for one point this season.

 

Senior defender Kim Wood (Little Compton, RI) has played in nine games, starting all of them. She has one assist for one point this season.

 

Junior forward Alyson St. Amand (West Warwick, RI) has played in four games. She has one assist for one point this season.

 

Junior goalkeeper/midfielder Jessica Moran (Cumberland, RI) has played in eight games, starting four of them. She has made 32 saves while allowing eight goals in five games between the posts this season. Moranís current goals against average is 2.02. In the field, she has scored two goals for four points this season.

 

Junior goalkeeper Melissa Carpentier (Woonsocket, RI) has played in six games, starting five of them. She has made 24 saves while allowing five goals. Carpentierís current goals against average is 0.98. Carpentier earned her 13th career shutout in a victory vs. Johnson & Wales on Sept. 16, which tied her for the most all-time at RIC with current assistant coach Jessica Knobel (Robitaille) Ď00.

 

Senior defender Malissa Holden (Warwick, RI) has played in nine games this season, starting all of them.

 

Sophomore defender Katie Benevides (North Dighton, MA) has played in nine games this season, starting all of them.

 

Freshman defender Brittany Ford (Jamestown, RI) has played in eight games this season, starting all of them.

 

Sophomore defender Krystal Alves (Warwick, RI) has played in two games this season.

 

Freshman midfielder Amanda Lemoi (West Warwick, RI) has played in eight games, starting three of them this season.

 

Freshman forward Jennifer LeDoux (Easthampton, MA) has played in seven games this season.

 

Junior defender Melissa Skodras (Warwick, RI) has played in four games, starting one of them this season.

 

Junior defender Courtney Gardiner (Warwick, RI) has played in three games this season.

 

In upcoming action, RIC will host Framingham State on Thursday, Oct. 2 and play at UMass-Boston on Oct. 4.

 

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