Roger Williams University Falls To Rhode Island College,63-55, In Women’s Basketball




Bristol, RI – Roger Williams University junior forward Sarah Dwyer (Providence, RI) registered 11 points and seven rebounds, but the Hawks came up just short as they were defeated by Rhode Island College 63-55 in their home opener on Thursday night.



The Hawks found themselves battling back throughout the game, but never put together a lengthy scoring streak and trailed throughout the game. Sophomore guard Caitlyn Leone (Irvington, NY) posted eight points, while junior center Katie Toye (Longmeadow, MA) made six points and nine rebounds in the loss. The Hawks shot 36% during the game, but shot only 25% beyond the arc.


Rhode Island College Jamie Angell (Cranston, RI) registered a team-high 15 points and added three rebounds, while teammate Josalee Danieli (New Gloucester, ME) also added 14 points and notched four rebounds in the win.


The Hawks fall to 1-3, while the Rhode Island College improves to 4-1 on the season. The Hawks will be back in action on Saturday (Dec. 3) when they play host to Commonwealth Coast Conference foe Anna Maria College at 1:00 p.m.