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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The University of Richmond women's golf team will be looking to defend its first-ever team title when the 2017 Patriot League Women's Golf Championship begins on Saturday morning at the par-72, 6,012-yard Saucon Valley Country Club – Grace Course. Lehigh will host the six-team field that includes Boston University, Bucknell, Holy Cross and Navy.
Sophomore Marissa Brown broke the single-season assist record, logging six on the day to hit 38 for the year, as the Spiders took down St. Bonaventure, 15-1.
Spiders Power Past Saint Joseph's 10-2 in Series Opener
The University of Richmond women's track & field team will spread itself out this weekend with a large group of student-athletes traveling to New Jersey for the Larry Ellis Invite, hosted by Princeton, while a select few will stay close to home and travel to the Virginia Challenge, hosted by UVA. Both meets will span Friday and Saturday.
University of Richmond men's basketball standouts T.J. Cline and De'Monte Buckingham aren't through collecting hardware from their stellar 2016-17 campaigns just yet. The Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) announced its University Division All-State men's basketball teams on Thursday with Cline (Player of the Year) and Buckingham (Rookie of the Year) as two of the focal points.
Piercy Earns Spot on Maccabi USA Squad
University of Richmond senior guard Janelle Hubbard continues to collect accolades as her Spider career comes to a close. This time she has been named to the VaSID All-State Second Team for her efforts during her senior season.
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Spiders Fall In Midweek Contest To William & Mary