Sept. 20, 1997

    Providence Field Hockey Earns Sixth Straight Win; Rolls Over Villanova, 4-1

    VILLANOVA, PA - The sixth ranked Lady Friars defeated Villanova University, 4-1 this afternoon at Villanova University. The win improves Providence to 6-0 overall and 2-0 in the BIG EAST.

    Providence scored the first three goals on corner hits as sophomore Erica Hebert (Enfield, CT) , junior Katie Lachapelle (Lewiston, ME) and senior captain Paula Wagoner (Toledo, OH) each scored. Hebert also chalked up the fourth goal of the game which was her seventh goal in six games. Wagoner and Mollie Costello (Los Gatos, CA) added assists as senior Heather Koopman (Greene, NY) recorded three assists.

    Villanova's lone goal was scored by Karen Baldwin midway through the second half.

    Senior goalie Jamie Soteriades (Columbus, OH) recorded 13 saves while Providence outshot the Wilcats, 30-13.

    Providence has a four-game homestand beginning Wednesday, Sept. 24 vs. Holy Cross.