HOW IT HAPPENED
Framingham State got on the board first when they capitalized on a
failed clear by the RIC defense. Senior midfielder Kaelen
Larocque (Upton, MA) then scored an unassisted goal for the 1-0
lead in the 30th minute.
RIC knotted the game at the 39:35
mark after senior midfielder Stephanie Ricci (Smithfield, RI)
took a Framingham State turnover and went on a breakaway. Ricci then
buried a shot into the corner of the net for the 1-1 tie.
Framingham State regained the lead
in the 42nd minute when Larocque put in a pass from
sophomore midfielder Cailtyn Our (Barnstable, MA) to send the
Rams up, 2-1, heading into halftime.
The two teams battled through a
scoreless second half as Framingham State took the 2-1 victory.
RIC sophomore goalkeeper Erica
Edwards (North Kingstown, RI) made 10 saves in the setback for
Junior goalkeeper Kirsten Hansen
(Framingham, MA) notched three stops for Framingham State in the