HOW IT HAPPENED
sophomore guard Jordyn Gauvin (Fall River, MA) scored a
game-high 23 points and contributed three rebounds, three assists
and three steals
Jessa Rubera (Newton, MA) notched nine points.
Elms was led
by senior guard Mackenzie LaRochelle (Chicopee, MA) with nine
points and eight rebounds, while sophomore guard Molly Moulton
(North Adams, MA) added nine points and three boards in the
teams traded leads throughout the first quarter with RIC holding a
10-9 advantage after 10 minutes of action.
Anchorwomen took their largest lead of the first half with 5:55 left
on the clock when a layup from Rubera made the score 22-15.
closed out the half on a 10-2 run to take a 25-24 lead heading into
the locker room at halftime.
quarter belonged to RIC as the Anchorwomen opened on a 12-2 run to
take a 36-27 advantage on a three-pointer from Gauvin with 5:43 left
in the frame.
RIC held a
42-31 lead after three quarters of play.
Elms cut the
lead down to five, 48-43, on a jumper from LaRochelle with 4:06 left
in the contest, but RIC closed the game with an 8-0 run to seal the