Basketball (W)

Women's Basketball rallies for another win

SALISBURY, NC -- Catawba College rallied from a seven-point deficit in the final four minutes to defeat visiting Lenoir-Rhyne 87-84 in South Atlantic Conference women’s basketball action on Saturday afternoon at Goodman Gym. Desiree Pugh’s (Norlina, NC) layup with 11 seconds left was the game-winner. The win was the 18th in a row at home for the Lady Indians, improving Catawba to 10-2 overall and 1-0 in the SAC. Lenoir-Rhyne falls to 10-3 and 0-1.Catawba got double-doubles from Dorthell Little (Rockingham, NC) and Danyel Locklear (Pembroke, NC) to offset a career-high 34 point performance by L-R’s Sally Logan (Vale, NC). The sophomore equaled a school record, hitting on seven three-pointers in eight tries. Little had a career-high 26 points and added 10 rebounds, while Locklear had 18 points and 11 boards. The Lady Indians jumped out to a quick 8-2 lead, but Lenoir-Rhyne would control much of the game. Down 8-2, Logan hit back-to-back three’s and added two free throws to knot the score at 10-10. From there, the Bears would build a 33-23 edge and led by seven at the break. Catawba scored eight straight points to open the second half to grab a 44-43 lead. The Lady Indians would gain its biggest lead at 63-57 with 10:05 left, but L-R would fight back to take a 84-77 lead on three free throws by Logan with 3:43 remaining. The Lady Indians got consecutive layups by Locklear and Little and two free throws by Kendall Prescott (Exeter, NH) to cut the margin to 84-83 with 2:35 left. Catawba had several chances to take the lead, but Locklear missed inside, Pugh failed to convert a layin and Ashley Cox (Richmond, VA) missed the front end of a one-&-one with 22 seconds left. Following a timeout, Catawba stole the inbounds pass and Pugh made a layup with 11 seconds to go. L-R had one final chance, but Locklear blocked Ebony Orr’s (Charlotte, NC) attempt with five seconds to play. After shooting 35% in the first half, Catawba hit on 56% in the final half. L-R connected on a school record 12 three-pointers in 24 tries. Cox dished out a career-high 11 assists for Catawba, while Prescott added career-highs with 19 points and nine rebounds. Orr had a career-high 10 assists for L-R. Also for the Bears, Amber Hanks (Pulaski, VA) had 15 points, while freshman Shea Blacknell (Chapel Hill, NC) added a career-high 11 points and eight rebounds. #######

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Calendar

«September 2018»
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September 1

Cross Country in CHICK-FIL-A INV. (Salisbury Community Park) M-1st;W-1st

Volleyball @ Florida Southern 1-3

Football @ West Georgia 3-34

Volleyball vs. Wilmington,DE 3-0

Soccer (M) @ Erskine 0-1

23
September 3

Soccer (W) @ USC Aiken 1-0

45
September 5

Soccer (M) @ Mount Olive 1-2

67
September 7

Volleyball vs. Barton 0-3

Volleyball @ Augusta 0-3

Soccer (W) vs. BARTON 1-0

8
September 8

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Inv. (Day 1) 

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Inv. (Day 1) 

Volleyball vs. West Alabama 0-3

Football @ Winston-Salem State 34-7

Soccer (M) @ USC Aiken 3-0

9
September 9

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Inv. (Day 2) 

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Inv. (Day 2) 

Soccer (W) vs. FRANCIS MARION 3-1

10
September 10

Golf (M) @ Coker Inv. - Day 1 (Camden CC) 

Golf (W) @ Anderson Inv. - Day 1 (Cobbs Glen CC) 

11
September 11

Golf (W) @ Anderson Inv. - Day 2 (Cobbs Glen CC) 2nd of 9

Golf (M) @ Coker Inv. - Day 2 (Camden CC) 13th of 14

Volleyball vs. WINGATE 2-3

12
September 12

Soccer (W) vs. NEWBERRY 4-1

Soccer (M) vs. NEWBERRY 0-3

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September 15

Cross Country @ Winthrop Invitational, ccd. 9 a.m.

Swimming @ SAA Open Water, ccd. 4 p.m.

Football vs. UNC PEMBROKE, ccd. 7 p.m.

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September 18

Golf (M) @ Queens Inv. ccd. 

Volleyball @ Queens 3-2

19
September 19

Soccer (W) @ Queens 1-0

Soccer (M) @ Queens 2-8

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September 21

Tennis (W) @ North Greenville 7-0

Tennis (M) @ North Greenville 7-0

Volleyball @ Lenoir-Rhyne 0-3

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September 22

Golf (W) @ Lady Brave Inv. - Day 1 (Old South GC)

Soccer (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 0-3

Football @ Mars Hill 33-39

Volleyball vs. MARS HILL 2-3

Soccer (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 0-2

23
September 23

Golf (W) @ Lady Brave Inv. - Day 2 (Old South GC)

24
September 24

Golf (M) @ King Inv. - Day 1 (CC of Bristol)

25
September 25

Golf (M) @ King Inv. - Day 2 (CC of Bristol)

Volleyball @ Lincoln Memorial 7 p.m.

26
September 26

Soccer (W) vs. UNC PEMBROKE 5 p.m.

Soccer (M) @ Mars HIll 7 p.m.

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September 27

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 1)

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 1)

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September 28

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 2)

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 2)

Volleyball vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 7 p.m.

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September 29

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 3)

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 3)

Cross Country @ USC Upstate Invitational 9 a.m.

Football vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 1:30 p.m.

Soccer (W) @ Tusculum 5 p.m.

Soccer (M) @ Tusculum 7 p.m.

30
September 30

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 4)

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 4)

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