Blazers unable to keep up with Pride

Celestria Hill (photo by Craig Chase, craigchasephotography.com)
Celestria Hill (photo by Craig Chase, craigchasephotography.com)

CHESTER, Pa.- The Hood College women's basketball team dropped a Middle Atlantic Conference Commonwealth matchup on the road to the Widener Pride 97-57.

Inside the Box Score

How it Happened

  • The Pride started the game on a 9-2 run before Pitt knocked down a jumper with 6:19 left in the first period.
  • Widener took a 28-15 lead heading into the second quarter.
  • Lauren Keeney nailed a 3-pointer to halt an 11-0 Widener run at the 5:28 mark to make the score 39-18.
  • The Blazers trailed 53-26 at the half.
  • Widener continued its hot shooting in the second half going 60 percent for the field and 13 for 13 from the free throw line as a team ended Hood's hopes at a comeback.

Notes

  • Devan Rimmer led the Pride with 16 points.
  • Erin Phelan, Mackenzie McCracken, and Kyra Schenk each scored 14 points.
  • Madison Ireland added a game-high nine assists.

Up Next

Hood hosts LVC on Saturday, February 2nd at 1 p.m.