Springfield, Mass. (12/18/16) Dominican College senior forward Lisa Bouffard (Wallkill, N.Y.) netted her 1,000th career point this afternoon in a 45-42 loss to host American International College at the AIC Holiday Classic which concluded today.
Bouffard recorded the milestone with 6:40 to play in the final quarter as her layup brought the Lady Chargers with in a point (41-40). She becomes the 27th player in Lady Charger history to record 1,000 points.
Dominican (1-10) trailed 45-40 with under four minutes to play and guard Jacqueline Rywalt (Pleasant Valley, N.Y.) netted two free throws to bring the team within three points (45-42) with 1:06 to go. The team was able to get off three three-point attempts before time expired, but were unable to connect as they YellowJackets went on to the 45-42 win.
Guard Rebecca Rabeiro (Midland Park, N.J.) led the team with nine points, a career high eight steals and six assists.
Stefani Alston (West Orange, N.J.) added seven points and a team high five rebounds.
Bouffard finished with six points, while Rywalt contributed six assists and three steals.
DC will travel to non-conference opponent, Southern Connecticut State University, on December 29th.