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November 14, 2011

 

2011 Rhode Island College Womenís Soccer
Season Summary

(2-16-0 Overall; 0-7 in the Little East Conference)

Providence, R.I.óHead Coach Mike Koperdaís (Career record: 16-51-2, .246) team finished the 2011 season with a 2-16 overall record and a 0-7 (eighth place) mark in the Little East Conference.

 

 

 

Senior midfielder Jenna Childs (Cranston, RI) closed out her four-year career with the Anchorwomen having appeared in 61 games, starting 55 of them. Primarily a defender during her career, Childs totaled two goals and two assists for six career points.

 

As a senior in 2011, Childs played primarily midfield after beginning the season as a sweeper. She played in 17 games, starting all of them, and finished the year with one goal, coming in a 5-2 loss against Western Connecticut on Oct. 8. Childs also registered a pair of assists for four points. Childs served as the teamís speaking captain.

 

As a junior in 2010, she played in 15 games, starting all of them.

 

As a sophomore in 2009, Childs played in 12 games, starting all of them. She finished the season with one goal for two points on the season, netting the game-winning marker in the clubís 2-1 overtime victory over Plymouth State on Oct. 10.

 

As a freshman in 2008, she played in 17 games, starting 11 of them.

 

Childs, who also stars for the RIC womenís lacrosse team, is a nursing major and 2008 graduate of Cranston High School West.

 

Junior midfielder/defender Lauren Bartlett (Coventry, RI) played in two games, starting both of them, before missing the remainder of the season due to an injury.  

 

Junior defender Sarah Fagan (West Kingston, RI) played in 17 games, starting in all of them. The junior co-captain notched a pair of goals, including the game-winner on a penalty kick in the season opener against Wheelock (6-0) on Sept. 2. She finished the season with four points.

 

Sophomore defender Cassy Arines (Warwick, RI) played in 18 games, starting 15 of them.

 

Sophomore midfielder Stephanie Choiniere (Hope, RI) played in 11 games, starting in 10 of them. Choiniere finished the year with one point, as she tallied an assist against Plymouth State on Oct. 22.

 

Sophomore goalkeeper Abygayle Fisher (Exeter, NH) was the teamís primary netminder in 2011, finishing the year with a 2-10 record. She appeared in 16 games, starting 13 of them. Fisher posted a 3.79 goals against average and finished with a .731 save percentage in 1,067 minutes. She made 122 saves, which ranks ninth all-time in RIC single-season history.

 

Sophomore midfielder Jessica Graham (Wakefield, RI) suffered a knee injury during preseason and missed the entire season.

 

Sophomore forward/midfielder Johnna Magiera (Coventry, RI) played in 15 games, starting seven of them. She ended the season tied for the team-lead in assists with three. Magiera notched a goal in the season opening, 6-0, win over Wheelock on Sept. 2 and finished the year with five points.

 

Sophomore forward Lauren Maisano (Bristol, RI) played in 15 games, starting all of them. She was one of the teamís top offensive threats throughout the season, as she led the Anchorwomen with six goals and two assists for a team-high 14 points. Maisano registered a pair of goals in a 6-0 win against Wheelock on Sept. 2 and also tallied the game-winner in RICís, 2-0, victory over Thomas on Sept. 3.

 

Sophomore midfielder Amanda Nanni (Harrisville, RI) played in 15 games, starting six of them.

 

Sophomore defender Sam Nolte (Cranston, RI) played in 18 games, starting in 14 of them.

 

Sophomore defender Sara Sands (Minot, ME) played in 18 games, starting all of them. She was one of only two players to start all 18 contests this fall.

 

Sophomore forward Megan Saucier (Freetown, MA) played in 16 games, starting 11 of them. She finished the 2011 campaign tied for the team-lead with three assists and also tallied a pair of goals, which included her first career score against Wheelock on Sept. 2, for seven points.

 

Freshman goalkeeper Ashlyn Cleary (Tiverton, RI) appeared in seven games this season. She made three saves in 81 minutes of action and posted a 6.67 goals against average.

 

Freshman goalkeeper Audrey Maia (Norton, MA) appeared in 13 games, starting five of them. Maia was 0-5, to go along with a 5.34 goals against average, a .696 save percentage, and 64 saves in 471 minutes of action.

 

Freshman defender Tiffany MacPhee (Douglas, MA) played in three games for the Anchorwomen. 

 

Freshman midfielder Jenna Pareí (Tiverton, RI) played in 18 games, starting 15 of them.

 

Freshman forward Danielle Peloquin (Pawtucket, RI) played in 18 games, starting 15 of them. She finished the season second on the team with nine points. She posted four goals, which included her first collegiate score against Wheelock on Sept. 2, and also tallied an assist for nine points.

 

Freshman midfielder Harmony Tillison (Cranston, RI) played in 18 games, starting all of them. She was one of only two players to start all 18 contests this fall.