Oct. 25, 1997

    Field Hockey Falls to Syracuse

    Wagoner Breaks All-Time Season Assist Mark

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- The Providence College Friars fell to Syracuse this afternoon in the driving rain, 7-1. The loss drops Providence to 3-2 in the BIG EAST and 11-7 overall.

    Wagoner photo
    Paula Wagoner broke the all-time season assist with her 18th on Saturday. (File Photo)

    Syracuse scored three quick goals in the first 17 minutes of the game and added two more in the first half to take a 5-0 advantage. Sophomore Erica Hebert (Enfield, CT) scored PC's lone goal at the 24:58 mark as Paula Wagoner, made her 18th assist of the season. With that assist, Wagoner breaks the season all-time assist mark at Providence College.

    PC senior goalie Jamie Soteriades (Columbus, OH) made three saves and sophomore Andrea Weyl (Ridgefield, CT) made one save.

    Syracuse's Laura Fitzpatrick scored a hattrick for the Orangewomen and Meagan Koons scored twice.

    Providence plays Colgate Sunday at 1 pm to close out their home schedule.


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