Rhode Island Falls at Quinnipiac, 1-0

Photo Credit: Mike Scott
Photo Credit: Mike Scott

RHODE ISLAND (1-1-0)
Starters: Morrissey (GK), Goncalves, Sengphilom, Schafer, Haggerty, D'Anna, Luker, Fitzgerald, Derry, Ellis, Caso
Substitutes: Bike, Mogauro, Cavino, O'Leary

QUINNIPIAC (2-0-0)
Starters: Phillips (GK), Lance, Grunstein, Goldring, Tibball, Reiter, Trillionen, Mingachos, Bejleri, Scott, Zerbo
Substitutes: Loney, Wendland, Cordier, Weaver

Scoring Summary
76:54 - QU - Goldring

How it Happened
Rhode Island fell to Quinnipiac 1-0 on Wednesday in a rainy battle at the Quinnipiac Soccer & Lacrosse Stadium.

The Rams and the Bobcats were knotted 0-0 after the first half of play. A late second-half penalty kick by Kelsey Goldring found the back of the net and put Quinnipiac up 1-0 with 12 minutes remaining. Rhody was unable to answer as time ran out of regulation.

Inside the Box Score

  • Freshman Teresa Morrissey made her second start in goal for the Rams. She made three saves.
  • Senior Jaileen Goncalves and freshman Natalia O'Leary each had one shot on goal for Rhody, both coming in the second half of play.
  • The Bobcats held the advantage in shots (11-4), while URI led in corner kicks (6-3).
  • Freshman Allison Mogauro made her debut for Rhode Island.

What's Next
Rhody stays on the road this weekend at Wagner. The Rams face the Seahawks on Sunday, Sept. 1 at 1 p.m.