Sept. 28, 1997

    Providence Field Hockey Falls to UNH, 1-0

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- The Lady Friars, ranked 6th in the country, lost their first game of the season this afternoon as the UNH Wildcats escaped with a 1-0 victory.

    UNH, ranked 13th in the nation, scored on a penalty corner in the second half which decided the game. The goal was scored by Caroline Coyne and assisted by Selena Liubackka and Becky Craigue. The Friars out-shot the Wildcats, 15-9 and held the advantage on penalty corners, 14-6.

    Providence senior goalie Jamie Soteriades made eight saves between the posts for the Friars.

    Providence falls to 8-1 while UNH improves to 7-2 overall.

    Providence 0, UNH1
    Providence (8-1)    0   0   0
    UNH (7-2)           0   1   1

    Goal Scoring:
    UNH Caroline Coyne (Selena Liubackka, Becky Craigue) 29:07/2nd

    Goalie Saves
    PC Jamie Soteriades ( 8 saves)
    UNH Mary Pearsall (16 saves)