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WRam booters 10-1 and

Rhode Island's women's no

longer be considered

The WRam booters have

their first

season as a

the end of their has

compiled

tics

as

well

soccer a

varsity

success

team can

rookie

squad. completed

now

varsity sport.

playing season,

several

as

a

state title in their first season

a

many

With

the team

interesfing

statis

unexpected

mile

stones.

"In

a

way

we

really proved

ourselves

this year, while in other ways we didn't," coach Liz Belyea said. "Next year, we are planning to play several of the nation's top 10 Division 1 schools. We may not have as good a record next year, but the be there."

competition definitely

will

As an the

example, this year the team played Brown JV squad. Their varsity was

ranked number

one

in the nation at that

this year. Not that the

point

team is not

sub-varsity

worthy opponent, but next year the WRams will face off against the varsity. "We are looking to be more com a

petitive," Belyea To begin with,

said. the

squad

not

only

finished with a very impressive 12-1 win ning record, but the Rhody booters en ded up winners in the Rhode Island state

championship tourney. produced one player

The WRams

who

good bet to score whenever she opportunity. Susan Rocchio totalled the amazing sum of 20 goals and 3 assists in 13 games. That figure is "amazing" when compared with other statistics. As a team, the Rhody club did Rocchio not collect even 60 goals was a

had the

accounted for one-third of them. "Sue finished er

as

the second leading

scor

England, and she is an athlete," Belyea said. "She is very

in all of New

ideal

unselfish, and any coach would like her on

her team."

In the were

championship final,

the WRams

tied with their Providence

College

opponents. By the time the game ended in overtime, (the WRams were winners), Rocchio had two goals while Denise -Sena added two assists.

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