The Friars honored their five graduating seniors in the game.
The Friars defeated Creighton, 5-2, in the first game and 6-3 in the second game.
The Friars defeated Bryant, 9-6, in their PINK OUT game.
The Friars were victorious in the first game, 7-3, and fell to the Hoyas 8-2 in the second game.
Lauren Paiva scored her first and second career home runs in the game.
2015: Played in all 39 games for the Friars at third base … Recorded 35 hits, 20 runs scored, nine doubles, two triples and 12 RBI … Was 1-for-1 in stolen base attempts … Registered nine multi-hit games … Went 4-for-5 against DePaul (3/28) with three RBI, two doubles and one run scored … Selected to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll twice (2/16 and 3/30).
2014: Started all 35 games for the Friars ... Recorded 18 hits and scored 11 runs ... Tallied one home run on the season ... Was also tied for the team lead in doubles with five ... Registered a team-high 97 assists on the year.
2013: Started all 52 of Providence's games as a sophomore ... Posted a .286 batting average with 48 hits, 34 runs scored, 17 RBI, nine doubles, five home runs and two triples ... Went 3-for-3 in stolen bases ... Made two appearances on the mound with 3.0 innings pitched and three strikeouts.
2012: Played in 52 games and started in 51 as a freshman ... Finished the season with a .262 batting average ... Recorded a seven-game hitting streak and six multiple-hit games ... Had 13 runs, six doubles and seven RBI on 39 hits for the season.
ARNOLD O. BECKMAN HS: Earned First Team All-League for three consecutive seasons ... Named 2011 All-County Team in 2011 and to the Ryan Lemon All-Star Game ... Earned 2009 and 2010 Defensive Player of the Year accolades ... Led her team to the league championship and to the CIF Quarterfinals ... Named to the Principals Honor Roll and Scholar Athlete ... Also played travel softball for the Irvine Sting for four seasons.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Clint and Kim Watson ... Has five sisters, Loren, Jasmin, Jasmine, Jennah and Jadah ... Jasmin is a senior on the Virginia Tech softball team, while Jasmine is a sophomore on the softball team at Syracuse ... Marketing major.
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