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August 17, 2009

 

2009 Rhode Island College Women’s Lacrosse
Season Summary

(Overall Record: 1-14; Little East Record: 0-6, Seventh Place)

Providence, R.I.Head Coach Mike Koperda’s team finished the 2009 season with a 1-14 overall record and a 0-6 (seventh place) mark in the Little East Conference.

 

 

 

Senior defender Sherri Heard (Coventry, RI) closed out her career having played in 37 games, starting 34 of them. She totaled 17 goals, five assists, 22 points, 44 shots, 55 ground balls, 40 draw controls and 20 caused turnovers.

 

As a senior in 2009, Heard played in 11 games, starting all of them. She had two goals for two points, to go along with three shots, 24 ground balls, nine draw controls and 12 caused turnovers.

 

As a junior in 2008, she played in 14 games, starting all of them. Heard totaled 13 goals and two assists for 15 points to go along with 28 shots, 20 ground balls, 29 draw controls and seven caused turnovers.

 

As a sophomore in 2007, Heard played in 12 games, starting nine of them. She had two goals and three assists for five points to go along with 13 shots, 11 ground balls, two draw controls and one caused turnover.

 

She is a physical education/health major and a 2004 graduate of Coventry High School. Heard played four seasons of basketball and volleyball at RIC from 2004-08.

 

Senior defender Jessica Shiel (Warwick, RI) closed out her career having played in 39 games, starting 29 of them. She totaled four goals, two assists, six points, eight shots, 47 ground balls, six draw controls and 21 caused turnovers.

 

As a senior in 2009, Shiel played in 13 games, starting all of them. She had three goals and one assist for four points, to go along with five shots, 27 ground balls, one draw control and 14 caused turnovers.

 

As a junior in 2008, Shiel played in 13 games, starting 10 of them. She had one assist for one point, to go along with one shot, eight ground balls, two draw controls and five caused turnovers.

 

As a sophomore in 2007, Shiel played in 13 games, starting six of them. She had one goal for one point, to go along with two shots, 12 ground balls, three draw controls and two caused turnovers.

 

She is a physical education/health major and a 2004 graduate of Pilgrim High School.

 

Junior attack Emily Conte (North Providence, RI) played in 15 games, starting all of them. She had eight goals and nine assists for 17 points to go along with 29 shots, 32 ground balls, 38 draw controls and seven caused turnovers. Conte led the team in assists and draw controls.

 

Sophomore midfielder Suany Almonte (Warwick, RI) played in 14 games, starting all of them. She had 16 goals and seven assists for 23 points to go along with 61 shots, 27 ground balls, 24 draw controls and nine caused turnovers.

 

Sophomore defender Katelyn Chouinard (Warwick, RI) played in 13 games, starting 12 of them. She had three goals and one assist for four points to go along with 12 shots, nine ground balls, six draw controls and six caused turnovers.

 

Sophomore goalkeeper Hilary Switzer (Woonsocket, RI) played in 15 games, starting all of them. She registered 162 saves, a 15.30 goals against average and a .424 save percentage in 862:54 minutes of play.

 

Freshman defender Molly Carbon (Bellingham, MA) played in 15 games, starting 11 of them. She had one goal for one point to go along with three shots, five ground balls, four draw controls and three caused turnovers.

 

Freshman defender Jenna Childs (Cranston, RI) played in 15 games, starting all of them. She had 10 goals for 10 points to go along with 26 shots, 57 ground balls, 22 draw controls and 27 caused turnovers. Childs led the team in ground balls and caused turnovers.

 

Freshman attack Nicky Drolet (Somersworth, NH) played in 13 games, starting 10 of them. She had 16 goals and one assist for 17 points to go along with 51 shots, six ground balls, five draw controls and two caused turnovers.

 

Freshman attack Adrienne Gerard (Cranston, RI) played in 15 games, starting 12 of them. She had two goals and one assists for three points to go along with 12 shots, four ground balls, four draw controls and one caused turnover.

 

Freshman defender Kayla Laprade (Seekonk, MA) played in nine games, starting three of them. She had three ground balls and one caused turnover.

 

Freshman defender Allie Macamaux (Hope, RI) played in 10 games, starting all of them. She had one goal for one point to go along with two shots, 14 ground balls and one caused turnover.

 

Freshman attack Chiara Razzino (Providence, RI) played in 13 games, starting seven of them. Razzino had five shots, four ground balls, one draw control and two caused turnovers. He also saw time in two games as a goalkeeper. Razzino registered six saves, a 19.43 goals against average and a .333 save percentage in 37:03 minutes of play

 

Freshman midfielder Ashleigh Sullivan (Port Jefferson Station, NY) played in 15 games, starting all of them. She had seven goals and one assist for eight points to go along with 17 shots, 36 ground balls, 14 draw controls and five caused turnovers.

 

Freshman attack Molly Voyer (Lincoln, RI) played in 15 games, starting all of them. She had 23 goals and two assists for 25 points, to go along with 54 shots, 27 ground balls, 22 draw controls and nine caused turnovers. Voyer led the team in both goals and points and was named team MVP.

 

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