Rams Defeat St. Bonaventure 7-3 on Senior Day

Rams Defeat St. Bonaventure 7-3 on Senior Day

How it Happened
Rhode Island (10-31, 7-13 Atlantic 10) sent its senior class out with a victory in the final home game of the season, as the Rams knocked off St. Bonaventure 7-3 Sunday afternoon.

The Rams jumped out to a 5-0 lead, scoring three times in the bottom of the first and two more in the bottom of the third. Kylie Shivery's two-run double and Erika Yeager's RBI single keyed the first inning. In the third, Bri Castro's bases-loaded single provided two more runs to create the five-run cushion.

St. Bonaventure (12-35, 2-16 A-10) got a solo home run from Desiree Gonzalez to lead off the top of the fourth, and added a pair of runs in the fifth inning to close the gap to 5-3. However, Rhody responded with two runs of its own, thanks to RBI singles from Marylynn Muldowney and Caileigh Holland to cap the scoring.

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Stat of the Day
4 – The victory was Rhode Island's fourth in the last five games.

What's Next
Rhode Island closes out the regular season with a three-game series at George Washington, starting with a doubleheader Saturday, May 6.