FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

September 22, 2004

Women’s Soccer Score Report:

Providence, RI

 

 

1

2

 

Final

 

Westfield State (2-3)

0

1

 

1

 
Rhode Island College (3-3)
2
0
 
2
 

 

ANCHORWOMEN DOWN OWLS, 2-1

Providence, RI—Rhode Island College defeated Westfield State College, 2-1, in collegiate women’s soccer action on Wednesday afternoon. RIC evens its record at 3-3 while the loss drops the Owls a game below .500 at 2-3.

 

RIC freshman Gina Calenda (Warren, RI) came off the bench to net both of the Anchorwomen’s goals. She scored her fourth goal of the season, burying a penalty kick in the 29th minute, and netted her fifth tally by chipping in a pass from freshman Krista MacKinnon (Exeter, RI) in the 44th minute.

 

Despite being outshot 23-7 on the day, Westfield put pressure on the Anchorwomen in the final 25 minutes and finally found the net when senior Tara McDonough (Palmer, MA) scored in the 68th minute.

 

RIC held on to win as senior goalkeeper Melissa Carpentier (Woonsocket, RI) made three saves to improve her record to 3-2. WSC junior goalkeeper Natalia Araszkiewicz (Framingham, MA) made nine saves in a losing effort.

 

In upcoming action, the Anchorwomen will play at Southern Maine on Saturday, Sept. 25.

 

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