Sept. 28, 1997

    Providence Drops 1-0 Decision to St. John's

    JAMAICA, N.Y. -- St. John's University defeated Providence College, 1-0, Sunday in BIG EAST women's soccer action at Jamaica, N.Y.

    St. John's senior midfielder Jen Contesini stole the ball from a PC defender and booted a shot past PC goalkeeper Shayna Ross to net the only goal of the game at the 27:25 mark.

    St. John's senior goalkeeper Sherry Reill recorded five stops in the win. Ross made 10 saves on 21 shots for the Friars.

    St. John's improved its record to 5-5, 2-5 in the BIG EAST while Providence dropped to 2-5-1 overall and 0-4 in the league.

    The Friars return to action on Wednesday, October 1 against Northeastern at PC's Glay Field at 3:30 p.m.

    Providence (2-5-1, 0-4-0)   0   0       --  0
    St. John's (5-5, 2-5)       1   0       --  1

    SCORING: SJ, Jen Contesini (unassisted) 27:25.

    SAVES: PC, Shayna Ross 10: SJ, Sherry Reill 5.