FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

February 22, 2005

 

Rhode Island College Women’s Basketball Score Report

The 2005 Little East Conference Women’s Basketball Tournament
First Round Game

Providence, RI

 

1

2

 

Final

 

#5 UMass Dartmouth (13-13)
31
32
 
63
 

#4 Rhode Island College (11-15)

41

34

 

75

 

 

RIC ADVANCES TO LITTLE EAST FINAL FOUR WITH, 75-63, WIN OVER UMASS DARTMOUTH

            Providence, RI—Fourth-seeded Rhode Island College advances to the Little East Conference Women’s Basketball Tournament Final Four with a 75-63 win over fifth-seeded UMass Dartmouth in first round action. The Anchorwomen will face top-seeded and tournament host Southern Maine on Friday, Feb. 25.

 

RIC improves to 11-15 overall, while UMD falls to 13-13 on the season. RIC was led by junior guard Jamie Angell (Cranston, RI) who scored a game-high 23 points to go along with four rebounds, an assist and one steal. Junior guard Kristy Nix (East Setauket, NY) had 14 points, three rebounds and three steals. Freshman forward Josalee Danieli (New Gloucester, ME) had 11 points, four boards and three assists. Sophomore forward Kari Geisler (Deerfield, NH) grabbed a game-high 13 rebounds to go along with nine points.

 

UMD junior guard Kerri Augenstein (East Greenwich, RI) led the Corsairs with 18 points, six rebounds and three steals. Freshman guard Ashley Chard (Burlington, CT) had ten points and four steals.

 

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