Wildcats Defeat Elms In Home Opener*

Wildcats Defeat Elms In Home Opener*

GAME INFORMATION:

Final Score: Johnson & Wales 6, Elms 0

Postgame Records: JWU 1-2, Elms 0-4

Location: Scotts Miracle-Gro Athletics Complex, Providence, R.I.

Weather: 77 degrees, partly cloudy

Length of Game: 1:55

Attendance: 103

 

GAME HIGHLIGHTS: (*Corrected story and box score)

- Sophomore Giovanna Ciavardoni (Latham, N.Y.) collected a hat-trick for the first time in her young collegiate career. She also assisted the third goal of the game, off the stick of freshman Adrianna Scala (Valley Cottage, N.Y.) her first goal of the year on the very first goal of the game and scored their first goal of the year

-Sophomore Katarina Brunette (Cohoes, N.Y.) scored her first goal of the year while picking up two assists on the evening

 

KEY PLAYS/MOMENTS:

- Ciavardoni's goal came at the 20:14 mark and the Wildcats poured in two more goals within the next nine minutes to take a 3-0 lead into the half

SUPPORTING INFORMATION:

- Scala had her second consecutive two-goal game and both goals came off of rebounded shots

- JWU has now topped the Blazers in back-to-back seasons; last year the Wildcats won 2-1 on the road

Watch Game Highlights Here! 

UP NEXT:

JWU – Saturday, September 12th vs. Lasell* at 1pm (*GNAC contest)

ELMS – Tuesday, September 15th @ Anna Maria at 4pm