HOW IT HAPPENED
• RIC sophomore guard Jordyn Gauvin (Fall River, MA)
scored a game-high 15 points, added four rebounds and dished out
four assists in the victory.
• Senior guard Jessa Rubera
(Newton, MA) tallied nine points with three rebounds and two
steals for the Anchorwomen.
• Sophomore forward Emily
Beauvais (Greenville, NH) led Johnson & Wales with 10 points and
• Senior guard Raquel Pederzani
(Coventry, RI) added nine points, four rebounds and two assists
in the loss for the Wildcats.
• The first quarter was a back and
forth affair with the score tied five times before RIC took a 19-17
lead on a pair of free throws from Gauvin to end the quarter.
• RIC built on its lead throughout
the second quarter and took a 30-23 lead heading into the locker
room at halftime.
• The Anchorwomen grabbed their first
double-digit lead of the contest when a three-pointer from Gauvin
made the score 35-25 with 7:43 left in the third quarter. JWU
answered and cut the lead down to four, 42-38, after three quarters
• RIC regained the double-digit lead
after a layup from freshman forward Sierra Stewart (North
Providence, RI) put the team up by 10, 50-40, with just under
five minutes left in regulation. The Anchorwomen would then cruise
to the 54-44 victory.