May 11, 2005




Caitlin Gavin Named
2005 Women's Lacrosse Team MVP




Providence, RI-- The Rhode Island College Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, Intramurals and Recreation held its annual Winter Banquet at RICís Donovan Dining Center on Tuesday, May 10 to honor those student-athletes who participate in varsity spring athletics. Each sport gave out their Most Valuable Player Award.




Sophomore Caitlin Gavin (Portsmouth, RI) was named the womenís lacrosse teamís MVP. On the season, Gavin has played in 14 games, starting all of them. She has a team-high 94 points and a team-best 79 goals to go along with 15 assists. Gavin has also compiled a team-high 163 shots, 134 on goal, 89 draw controls and 87 ground balls. She has established new RIC records for a single season in goals, points, shots, shots on goal, draw controls and ground balls. She is second in the nation (Div. III) in points, goals, draw controls and ground balls per game as of last week. She has been named the Little East Conference Player of the Week once this season.


She is an elementary education major and a 2003 graduate of Portsmouth High School.


Sophomore attack Caitlin Gavin and Head Coach Ryan Angel