Northeastern Gets By Rhody, 2-0

Northeastern Gets By Rhody, 2-0

Box Score

Women's Soccer: Northeastern 2, Rhode Island 0 - F

How it Happened

Northeastern scored goals in the 36th and 59th minutes, taking a 2-0 victory on Friday night. Both goals were off the foot of Veronica Napoli, who set new NU career goals and points records on the evening.

What it Means

After starting the season with a four-game unbeaten streak - including three straight wins, Rhode Island has dropped three straight matches.

Inside the Box Score and Beyond

  • For the first time this season, Rhode Island was outshot in the match. Entering tonight's match, the Rams were outshooting their opponents, 95-49 - almost a 2-to-1 average.
  • Rhody allowed more than one goal in tonight's match for the first time all season an opponent found the back of the net more than once.
  • Stephanie Santos has recorded at least one shot on-goal in six of seven matches in the 2011 season.

What's Next

Rhode Island hosts Harvard on Sunday, Sept. 18. Game time at the URI Soccer Complex is set for 1 p.m.