Basketball (W)

Five Players Post Double Digits in Victory at Lenoir-Rhyne

HICKORY, N.C. - - Five players scored in double digits as Catawba Women’s Basketball tops Lenoir-Rhyne in South Atlantic Conference action Wednesday night in Shuford Memorial Gymnasium. The Catawba Lady Indians topped the Bears 76-70 to improve to 7-6 overall and 5-1 in the conference. Lenoir-Rhyne drops to 8-7 overall and 2-5 in the SAC.

Catawba shot 45% from the field and 82% from the free throw line in the victory over Lenoir-Rhyne. Terri Rogers led the Lady Indians with 17 points. Madison Hallman added 11 points, while Marshauna Butler, Serena Brown, and Talia Barnes each tallied 10. Lenoir-Rhyne shot 43% and was led by Kendall Toineeta’s 25 points.

Catawba jumped out to early to take the lead in the initial 10-minute period. The Lady Indians had a nine point edge for the majority of the first quarter and ended with a 19-12 advantage. Lenoir-Rhyne scored first in the second quarter with Brown answering quickly. Catawba maintained their lead and took a 41-35 edge to the break.

The Bears chipped away at the Lady Indians lead until they took control midway through the third 10-minute period. Catawba only allowed Lenoir-Rhyne to go ahead by four before tying the game at 51 with 3:18 left in the quarter. The Bears regained the lead, but the Lady Indians answered with under a minute remaining. A made free throw by Hallman gave Catawba their final point of the period with four seconds left to give them a one point advantage going into the fourth quarter.

Lenoir-Rhyne scored quick and built a five point lead before a layup by Rogers scored the Lady Indians’ first points of the quarter. A jump shot by Madi Suddreth gave the Bears a one point edge with 3:10 left to play. Catawba did not allow Lenoir-Rhyne to score again, going on a 7-0 to end the game with the win. Brown gave Catawba the lead for good with 1:30 left then buried a three-pointer with 34 seconds to go for a 74-70 lead.

The Lady Indians will travel to Jefferson City, T.N. on Saturday, January 6, for a 2 pm tip off against host Carson-Newman.

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«November 2018»
November 2

Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 1)

Soccer (W) vs. Carson-Newman (SAC Tournament - Semifinals) 1-2

Volleyball vs. ANDERSON 0-3

November 3

Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 2) W-4th;M-4th

Cross Country @ SAC Championships M-5th;W-5th

Football @ Newberry 10-40

Volleyball vs. NEWBERRY 3-0

November 6

Volleyball @ Wingate (SAC Tournament - 1st Round) 0-3

November 9

Basketball (M) vs. FRANCIS MARION 115-82

Basketball (W) @ North Greenville 62-67

November 10

Football @ Lenoir-Rhyne 21-63

Basketball (W) vs. Erskine 80-86

Basketball (M) vs. UNC PEMBROKE 75-80

Soccer (W) @ Carson-Newman (NCAA II Southeast Regional) 0-3

November 14

Basketball (M) @ Young Harris 85-67

November 16

Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 1)

November 17

Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 2)

Cross Country @ NCAA II Southeast Regional W-8th; M-10th

Football vs. UNC PEMBROKE 30-23

Basketball (W) vs. FAYETTEVILLE ST. 76-56

Basketball (M) vs. ELIZABETH CITY ST. 86-65

November 18

Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 3) 

November 19

Basketball (W) @ Lees-McRae 5 p.m.

November 26

Basketball (M) vs. BLUEFIELD ST. 7 p.m.

November 28

Basketball (W) @ Newberry 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Newberry 8 p.m.

November 30

Swimming vs. CHOWAN

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