The University of Richmond women's lacrosse team is set to wrap up regular season play on Saturday when they travel down the road to Cary Street Field to take on VCU. First draw is set for 1 p.m.
The University of Richmond women's golf team is headed to Lubbock, Texas for its 2017 NCAA Women's Golf Championship Regional. The Spiders will compete with 17 other programs on The Rawls Course, May 8-10, with the top six teams advancing.
The Spiders battled it out in the high Central Florida temperatures, ultimately taking down George Washington, 4-1, in the first round of the 2017 Atlantic 10 Championship.
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Sophomore women's golfer Isabella Rusher was key for the Spiders this weekend at the Patriot League Championship as her team overcame a two-stroke deficit entering the final round to capture the programs' second-consecutive league crown. Izzy tied for third overall on the individual scoreboard and for her efforts she has been chosen as the Wells Fargo Athlete of the Week.
The University of Richmond women's track & field team spread itself out this weekend and competed in both the Larry Ellis Invite at Princeton and the Virginia Challenge with success on both tracks.
Kathleen Berkery scored with just 18 seconds left to give the Spiders a 12-11 comeback victory on Senior Day.
Spiders Fall In Sunday Doubleheader at Saint Joseph's
Big time players, play big, in big time situations; and that is exactly what the University of Richmond women's golf team did down the stretch of the 2017 Patriot League Championship to overcome a four-stroke deficit over the final holes to claim a second consecutive league crown.
No one said defending the title would be easy, and the Spiders wouldn't have it any other way. The University of Richmond women's golf team began its first-ever Patriot League title defense on Saturday morning in stunning fashion, building a 15-stroke lead after the first round, but an incredible second round by Boston U. erased that lead and left the Spiders with a two-stroke deficit heading into day two with just 18 holes to play.
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