Terror Takes Series With 74-63 Win
|(Westminster, Md.) - The Dickinson College women's basketball team suffered a 74-63 loss at Centennial Conference leader, McDaniel, on Wednesday night. The Green Terror claimed the two-game series as they improved to 14-2 in the CC and 16-4 overall. The Devils slip to 13-7 and 9-7 in conference play.|
McDaniel jumped out to a 10-1 lead and stretched the margin to 25-9 with 9:32 remaining in the first half. The Green Terror held the lead throughout the half, holding a 39-25 advantage at the break.
The teams played even in the second half with Dickinson outscoring the hosts 38-35 over the final 20 minutes.
The Devils made a run at the end, cutting the deficit to just seven, 63-56, with 3:46 remaining in the game. The Green Terror held on to remain in the top spot in the team standings.
Junior Alesha Sisco (Effort, Pa./Blair Academy) turned in a strong performance with a game-high 24 points. She hit 9-of-13 shots from the floor and was perfect from the line at 6-for-6. She added six rebounds, a pair of assists and two steals on the night.
Senior guard Brooke Muller (Northampton, Pa./Whitehall) tallied 19 points while handing out five assists to go with a pair of steals.Carole Dempsey (Potomac, Md./Winston Churchill) chipped in with eight points.
Ali Moreland (Davidsonville, Md./South River) led McDaniel with 20 points, six rebounds and three assists. Cara Thompson (Hagerstown, Md./North Hagerstown) tallied eight points, 12 rebounds and five assists.
The Red Devils return home to host Bryn Mawr College on Saturday afternoon at 2:00 pm. Saturday is the WBCA Pink Zone Game. Wear pink to the game and help the fight against breast cancer.