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May 26, 2016

 

2015-16 Rhode Island College Women’s Basketball
Season Summary

Providence, R.I.-Head Coach Glenn Senecal’s (Career record: 14-36; .264) team finished the 2015-16 season with a 7-17 record overall and a 5-9 (seventh place) record in the Little East Conference. The Anchorwomen’s season ended in a 70-58 loss to the second-seeded Keene State in quarterfinal action of the 2016 Little East Conference Tournament on Feb. 23.

 

 

 

Senior forward Devin Hill (Danielson, CT) wrapped up her career having played in 70 games, starting 52 of them. She compiled 767 points (10.9 ppg), 376 rebounds (5.4 rpg), 46 assists (.66 apg), 74 steals (1.1 spg) and 53 blocks (.76 bpg) during her career.

 

As a senior in 2015-16, Hill was named Second Team All-Little East and earned a spot on the conference’s All-Defensive Team. She played in 24 games, starting all of them. She averaged 16.8 points, 6.7 rebounds, 1.3 assists, 1.4 steals and 1.3 blocks per game. She scored a career-high 33 points against Western New England on Nov. 14. Hill snagged a season-best 13 rebounds against Western Connecticut on Feb. 17. She dished out a season-high three assists on three occasions. Hill blocked six shots against Plymouth State on Jan. 23. She swiped five steals at Eastern Connecticut on Dec. 12. Hill led the team in scoring (16.8 ppg), rebounding (6.7 rpg), blocks (30), steals (34) and free throw percentage (75.4 percent). She registered four double-doubles on the season and was named the team’s MVP.

 

As a junior in 2014-15, Hill played in 25 games, starting all of them. She averaged 12.8 points, 6.5 rebounds, 1.3 steals, .80 blocks and .50 assists per game. She led the team in scoring 10 times on the year, while leading the team in rebounding on 10 occasions. Hill recorded three double-doubles. She scored a season-high 27 points and grabbed seven rebounds against UMass Dartmouth on Jan. 29. Hill hauled down a season-high 15 rebounds against UMass Dartmouth on Feb. 17. She swiped a season-high four steals against Keene State on Jan. 10. Hill registered a season-high three blocks against Emmanuel on Nov. 20 and again against Plymouth State on Feb. 21.

 

As a sophomore in 2013-14, Hill played in 10 games, starting three of them, before her season was cut short due to injury. She averaged 3.8 points, 3.7 rebounds, 0.7 assists, 0.4 blocks and 0.2 assists per game. Hill recorded a season-high seven points on two occasions. She also pulled down a season-high six rebounds at the University of New England on Nov. 16 and registered a season-high three steals at Emmanuel on Nov. 21.

 

As a freshman in 2012-13, Hill played in 11 games. She averaged 0.6 points and 1.4 rebounds per game. She posted season-highs of three points against Worcester State on Nov. 25 and six rebounds against Plymouth State on Jan. 19.

 

Hill is a business major and a 2012 graduate of Killingly High School.

 

Junior forward Jenna Ayala (Pawtucket, RI) played in nine games. She averaged 4.1 points, 3.1 rebounds, 0.1 assists, 0.6 blocks and 0.1 steals per game. She scored a season-high 14 points and swatted a season-best three shots against Eastern Connecticut on Jan. 30. Ayala hauled in a season-high six rebounds against Southern Main on Feb. 13.

 

Junior guard Kyshani Dummott (Canton, MA) played in 22 games. She averaged 0.5 points, 2.4 rebounds 0.1 assists and 1.2 steals per game. She scored a season-best two points on five separate occasions. Dummott swiped nine-steals, a single-game program record, against Plymouth State on Jan. 23. She grabbed a season-best eight rebounds twice on the season.

 

Junior guard Alex Moore (West Newbury, MA) was named Second Team All-Little East for the second consecutive season. Moore played in 22 games, starting all of them. She averaged 13.0 points, 6.1 rebounds, 3.8 assists, 1.3 steals and 0.5 blocks per game. Moore scored a season-best 29 points against UMass Dartmouth on Feb. 10. She grabbed a season-high 11 rebounds against Johnson & Wales on Dec. 3. Moore dished out a season-best eight assists  against UMass Dartmouth on Feb. 10. She posted a season-high five steals against Southern Maine on Jan. 13. Moore ranked first on the team in assists (87) and second on the team in points per game (13.0), rebounds per game (6.1), steals (30) and free throw percentage (71.6 percent).

 

Junior forward Jill Paladino (Arlington, MA) played in 23 games, starting one of them. She averaged 1.4 points, 1.2 rebounds, 0.7 assists and 0.4 steals per game. Paladino scored a season-best nine points against UMass Dartmouth on Feb 10. She snagged a season-high five rebounds against Keene State on Feb. 20. Paladino dished out a season-best two assists on three separate occasions.

 

Junior guard Danai Porter (Pawtucket, RI) played in four games. She averaged 0.8 rebounds per game.

 

Junior guard Meghan Reall (Smithfield, RI) played in 24 games, starting 22 of them. She averaged 3.8 points, 2.5 rebounds, 1.0 assists and 0.7 steals per game. Reall scored a season-high nine points twice on the season. She grabbed a season-best six rebounds against UMass Dartmouth on Feb. 10. Reall dished out a season-best two assists on five separate occasions and swiped three steals three different times.

 

Sophomore guard Amber DeCristofaro (Smithfield, RI) played in 23 games, starting three of them. She averaged 1.7 points, 1.9 rebounds, 0.8 assists and 0.5 steals per game. DeCristofaro scored a season-best eight points against UMass Boston on Jan. 9. She hauled in a season-high five rebounds on three separate occasions.

 

Sophomore forward Rybecca Gonzalez (Pawtucket, RI) played in 17 games, starting 15 of them. She averaged 7.1 points, 5.2 rebounds, 1.7 assists, 1.2 steals and 0.1 blocks per game. Gonzalez scored a season-best 16 points twice on the season. She hauled in a season-high 10 rebounds at Plymouth State on Dec. 5. Gonzalez dished out a season-high five assists against Johnson & Wales on Dec. 3. She registered three steals on two separate occasions. Gonzalez recorded one double-double on the year.

 

Sophomore guard Jessa Rubera (Newton, MA) played in 18 games, starting all of them. She averaged 4.7 points, 1.8 rebounds, 1.8 assists, 1.5 steals and 0.2 blocks per game. Rubera scored a season-best 16 points at Eastern Connecticut on Dec. 12. She hauled in five rebounds twice on the year. Rubera dished out a season best five assists against Southern Maine on Jan. 13. She registered five steals at Emmanuel on Nov. 19.

 

Freshman forward Molly Phillips (Cranston, RI) played in 22 games, starting 15 of them. She averaged 3.1 points, 3.3 rebounds, 0.2 assists, 0.3 steals and 0.3 blocks per game. Phillips registered a season-high seven points against Eastern Connecticut on Jan. 30. She grabbed a season-best 10 rebounds against Plymouth State on Jan. 23.