Spiders Continue Series with George Mason Saturday
Spiders Drop Tough 7-6 Decision to George Mason Friday
The top-seeded Spiders jumped out to a hot start in the 2017 Atlantic 10 Championship on Friday afternoon, taking down Duquesne in the quarterfinal round, 4-1.
It was a slow start for the University of Richmond men's golf team at Grand Cypress Golf Club in the opening round of the 2017 Atlantic 10 Championship, but it's all about how you finish. The Spiders closed the back nine on fire, finishing with a team score of -15, 273 to tie for the lead after round one.
The Spiders came out fighting in a nearly four-hour long battle with VCU, ultimately falling, 4-3, in the A-10 quarterfinal round at the USTA National Campus.
The University of Richmond men's golf team begins its quest for its first Atlantic 10 Championship on Friday when five Spiders take to the course looking to build on three-straight second place finishes in this event.
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.
Espenschied, Geiersbach Take Home Atlantic 10 Weekly Honors
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.