FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

March 21, 2011

 

RIC SWEEPS WEEKLY LITTLE EAST WOMENíS LACROSSE HONORS

Providence, RIóJunior attacker Nicky Drolet (Somersworth, NH) was named the Little East Conference Womenís Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week and three additional Anchorwomen were recognized for their respective performances in RICís season-opening, 15-4, win over Emmanuel on Saturday afternoon.

 

 

 Junior attacker Nicky Drolet

 

Drolet led the way offensively with three goals and three assists for a game-high six-point effort. She also grabbed  one ground ball and one draw control.

 

Freshman Taryn Carbone (Cranston, RI) was named the Little East Conference Goalkeeper of the Week. She made six saves to earn her first collegiate win.

 

 

 Freshman goalkeeper Taryn Carbone

 

Freshman attacker Ashley Signoriello (Cranston, RI) was named the Little East Conference Defensive Player of the Week. She picked up a game-high seven ground balls to go along with two goals, one assist and two draw controls.

 

 

 Freshman attacker Ashley Signoriello

 

Freshman midfielder Jessalyn OíNeill (North Providence, RI) was named the Little East Conference Rookie of the Week. She had three goals, one ground ball and a draw control.

 

 

 Freshman midfielder Jessalyn O'Neill

 

In upcoming action, Head Coach Mike Koperdaís team (1-0) will travel to Worcester State for a 7 p.m. contest tomorrow evening.

 

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