Women's Basketball Take Down PSU Berks in NEAC Action

Women's Basketball Take Down PSU Berks in NEAC Action

Game Highlights:  

   * Final Score: Bryn Athyn College: 77- Penn State- Berks: 58

   * Records: Bryn Athyn (17-3, 13-2 NEAC) Berks (6-12, 6-10 NEAC)

   * Location: Reading, Pa.

How It Happened:

In the first quarter, the battle between Penn State Berks and Bryn Athyn College saw seven lead changes until the Nittany Lions held a slight 11-10 advantage with 3:16 left to play. From there, the Lions close out the first period with seven straight points from Brittany VickKristina Clark, and Allison Warren that gave the Lions the 17-11 lead. 

In the second quarter, the lead expanded to double digit when Keana Schoennagle knocked down a three pointer for a 24-13 upper hand. At the end of the first half, the Lions would lead 37-24 

The dominance continued in the third period as the Lions saw themselves with the game's biggest lead when Samantha Hicks found Warren for a three pointer to take a 59-29 lead. The Nittany Lions were found chasing the visiting team and when with their fourth quarter scoring advantage of 19-12, the Lions manage to maintain a solid distance and win 77-58.

Lions Top Performers:

* Clark and Schoennagle led five lions in double digit scoring with 16 points apiece. Clark also added 10 rebounds.

* Hicks scored 12 points while dishing out game high seven assists.

Amber Farnholtz and Vick scored 10 points each.

* Sarah Elizabeth Atunrase recorded a non-scoring double-double of 12 rebounds and game high 10 blocks.

Nittany Lions Top Performers:  

* Deanna Daddona finished game high with 21 points,

* Elise Paskowski and Sam Huggins scored 14 and 10 points respectively. Huggins also grabbed game high 16 rebounds.

Next Game:  

Women's Basketball continues their NEAC schedule on Saturday, February 11, against SUNY Poly at 1:00 p.m.