FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

March 3, 2014

 

ANCHORWOMEN TO FACE HAVERFORD
IN FIRST ROUND ACTION OF
THE NCAA TOURNAMENT

Providence, R.I.-The Rhode Island College womenís basketball team will travel to host Ithaca to face Haverford in first round action of the 2014 NCAA Div. III Womenís Basketball Tournament on Friday, March 7.

 

The Anchorwomen (20-8) will battle the Fords (23-3), who won the Centennial Conference Championship for the first time in program history. The winner will face the winner of Fridayís other game, which features the host Bombers (23-4), winners of the Empire 8 Conference, vs. The Sage Colleges (17-9), on Saturday, March 8.

 

 

 

RIC Head Coach Kara Williamson has guided the Anchorwomen to a 20-8 overall record. RIC secured the programís second-ever Little East Regular Season Championship by finishing first with an 11-3 league mark. The Anchorwomen went on to clinch the programís second Little East Tournament Championship with wins over Plymouth State, 56-45, on Feb. 25, Western Connecticut, 56-46, on Feb. 28 and Southern Maine, 64-59, on March 1.

 

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