The Saint Joseph's women's soccer team enters the final week of the regular season fighting for a bid in next week's Atlantic 10 Championship as the Hawks host Rhode Island and travel to Richmond.
ABOUT SAINT JOSEPH'S (6-8-2, 3-4-1 A-10)
• The Hawks enter the final week of the regular season tied for seventh in the conference standings with 10 points.
• Saint Joseph's is coming off a 0-0 double overtime draw with Fordham on Sunday.
• Thursday's match versus Rhode Island marks the final regular season home game for seniors Elke Cacchione, Kylie D'Ambra, Bridget Galen, Brittany Hartwell-Miller, Dakota Mills, Cameron Perrott, Gabrielle Vagnozzi, and Erica Wallace.
ABOUT RHODE ISLAND (4-8-4, 1-5-1 A-10)
• The Rams cap the road portion of their schedule on Thursday as they visit Hawk Hill.
• Rhode Island is coming off a 1-0 victory over Richmond on Sunday.
• Rebecca D'Anna tallied the game-winning goal against the Spiders, while Julia Freeman made five saves in a shutout performance.
ABOUT RICHMOND (6-8-2, 3-5-0)
• Richmond enters the week tied for ninth, and just a point behind Saint Joseph's, with nine points.
• The Spiders travel to conference-leading Saint Louis on Thursday before returning home Sunday.
• After opening conference play with a 2-1-0 mark, Richmond has dropped four of its last five, including a 1-0 loss to Rhode Island last Sunday.
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