The game finished with a 1-1 tie and the Friars advance on penalty kicks, 4-2.
No. 6 Providence will play No. 4 Butler on Sunday at 1:30 p.m. ET in Omaha, Neb.
The Friars finish their weekend stretch at home against DePaul.
The Friars currently hold a BIG EAST record of 2-1-0.
Sophomore Allison Walton scored the game winning
2015: Appeared in the BIG EAST Semifinal game versus Georgetown where she saved 2-of-4 Georgetown penalty kicks to help the Friars advance to the BIG EAST Championship game.
2014: Appeared in one game for the Friars ... Recorded 45 minutes in net ... Registered two saves versus Marquette on Oct. 25.
2013: Played in five games for the Friars... Posted a record of 2-0-0 ... Recorded 13 saves in 188:12 minutes of play for a .867 save percentage and a .960 goals-against average.
2012: Played in six games for the Friars and started two... Posted an overall record of 2-0-0... Logged 302:22 minutes in goal... Tallied 14 saves and owned a .737 save percentage... Notched her first career win against Central Connecticut (9/2/12).
PRIOR TO PROVIDENCE:
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from St. Thomas Aquinas High School where she earned four varsity letters in soccer, as well as four in lacrosse. . . Led her team to a Class 5A Florida State Championship (2011)...ESPN Rise National Champions (2010-11)...Member of the National Honor Society.
CLUB SOCCER: Played for the Lady Renegades FL team (2006-12)... Florida State Champions (2009-10)...Member of the Super Y ODP National Pool.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Daniel and Mary Ann Sweeney ... Has a sister, Katie, and a brother, Matthew . . . Finance major, Accountancy minor.
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