Lindsay Stevens' life plans were derailed by a concussion, but a self-created major and an ELLE internship helped her find her passions.
Barry won the A-10 Offensive Player of the year award, her career here at Richmond held in high esteem by the NCAA and, of course, her team.
Spider field hockey goalie Kelley Wentling was instrumental in her team's A-10 Championship win.
Rebecca Barry scored the game winning goal in sudden-death overtime, beating UMass for the A-10 Championship title.
Although the University of Richmond's field hockey season has come to an end, seniors Anna Zarkoski and Chelsea Davies will play in an annual all-star game against the USA field hockey team. The game will be at the former National Training Center in Virginia Beach, Va., Saturday, Nov.
Last Sunday on Senior Day, Richmond destroyed whatever hopes St. Joseph's had of making the Atlantic 10 tournament with a 5-0 shutout win. Richmond, who had already guaranteed itself a spot in the tournament as the 2 seed, was hoping to finish off the regular season strong.
The University of Richmond field hockey team quickly recovered after a slow start and scored four second-half goals en route to a 7-2 win over the La Salle University Explorers Friday. Richmond scored twice early in the game, though La Salle scored its first goal in the 24th minute of the game.
The women's field hockey team dominated Appalachian State University on Saturday in a game that finished with a score of 8-1. The Appalachian State Mountaineers (2-8) were held to just six shots in their visit to University of Richmond. After starting the season on a four-game losing streak, the Spiders have won six of their last seven games, putting them at 6-5 on the season. The Spiders came out of the gate hot and got ahead 5-0 just before halftime.
Despite falling to host University of Massachusetts in the A-10 Championship game, the 16th ranked University of Richmond field hockey team went 16-5 overall this season, losing only to teams ranked in the top 20 in the country. The team was recognized by ESPN with a No.
Freshman Kimberly Sportack scored her first career goal on a penalty corner with time expired, allowing Richmond to beat Saint Joseph's 1-0 Friday. The score was 0-0 when the Spiders were given a penalty corner with less than a minute left in the game.
Under clear, sunny skies and 82-degree heat, the University of Richmond field hockey team defeated Longwood University, 5-2, on Saturday. Three freshmen were among the five Richmond players that scored in the game.