Women's Basketball Takes Down Keuka in NEAC Action

Women's Basketball Takes Down Keuka in NEAC Action

Game Highlights:  

   * Final Score: Bryn Athyn College: 65- Keuka College: 59

   * Records: Bryn Athyn (10-3, 7-2 NEAC) Keuka (5-7, 3-5 NEAC)

   * Location: Bryn Athyn, Pa.

How It Happened:

Bryn Athyn College and Keuka College started the game out slow, as neither team reached double figure scoring in the first quarter with the Lions leading 9-8. In the second quarter, the Lions outpaced the Wolves and was led by Kristina Clark who had seven of the team's 21 points. The Lions end up taking a 30-19 lead into intermission. 

During the third period, the Lions led by as many as 15 after Sarah Elizabeth Atunrase cleaned up a miss and assisted Clark for a lay up for a 39-24 lead. The Lions took a 50-36 lead after three periods of play. Even with a solid lead in the fourth quarter, the Wolves battled back and came within six points, 62-56, on a long range shot by Lauren Anten with a minute left. The Lions held on in the final minute after Samantha Hicks knocked down three clutch free throws for the 65-59 victory over the Wolves.

Lions' Top Performers

* Clark finished with a double-double of game highs, 22 points and 13 rebounds.
* Atunrase finished with 10 points, seven rebounds which six of them were on the offensive glass, and four blocks.

* Hicks dished out game high nine assists.

Wolves' Top Performers:  

* Sam Laranjo scored team high 16 points to go along with four rebounds, five assists, and four steals.

* Anten finished with 13 points and team high nine rebounds.

Next Game:  

Women's Basketball continues their NEAC schedule tomorrow, Sunday, January 22 against Wells College at noon.