FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

April 15, 2006

 

Rhode Island College
Womenís Lacrosse Score Report

Providence, RI

 

TEAMS

1

2

 

FINAL SCORE

Plymouth State (7-5, 5-0)

11

6

 

17

Rhode Island College (2-11, 0-4)

1

5

 

6

 

PANTHERS STAY PERFECT IN LEC PLAY
Dark & Evans Pace PSU Attack in Win Over RIC

            Providence, RIóPlymouth State University downed Rhode Island College, 17-6, in collegiate womenís lacrosse action on Saturday afternoon. The Panthers improve to 7-5 overall and remain unbeaten in the Little East Conference with a 5-0 mark. The Anchorwomen suffer their eighth consecutive loss and fall to 2-11 overall and 0-4 in the LEC.

 

The Panthers had ten different players score at least one goal and 11 different players record at least one point. Plymouth State scored the contestís first seven goals and led at the half, 11-1. The Anchorwomen managed five second-half goals, but the outcome was never in doubt.

 

Senior midfielder Nicole Evans (Scituate, MA) and freshman attack Melissa Dark (Peterborough, NH) led the way for the Panthers with three goals apiece. Darkís free-position goal with 13:10 remaining in the first half proved to be the game-winner. Junior midfielder Meg Cupoli (Southboro, MA), senior attack Bethany Brown (Norwich, CT) and senior attack Caitlyn Irving (Avon, CT) each tallied twice. Sophomore goalkeeper Sarah Beebe (Rumson, NJ) played the first half, making six saves and allowing one goal. Freshman Lindsay DeLorie (Holliston, MA) played the second half, allowing five goals, while making one stop. Beebe earned the win, upping her record to 5-4.

 

Rhode Island College junior center Caitlin Gavin (Portsmouth, RI) had four goals and an assist for five points in a losing effort. Senior defender Crystal Colagiovanni (Johnston, RI) scored a goal on Senior Day. Sophomore goalkeeper Sydney Culbertson (North Kingstown, RI) made 16 saves as her record falls to 2-11.

 

In upcoming action, RIC will play at Lasell on Thursday, Apr. 20 at 4 p.m.

 
 

 
 RIC Senior Crystal Colagiovanni with her parents

 

 

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