Basketball (M)

Petty sizzles in Men's Basketball win at Tusculum

GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Kevin Petty (Sanford, NC) scored a career-high 34 points to lead Catawba College to a 71-61 win over Tusculum College Wednesday night at Alpine Arena in South Atlantic Conference men’s basketball action. Petty shot 11-for-20 from the floor, including 6-for-11 from three-point territory. The Indians (11-2, 2-0 SAC) win their fourth game in a row and five of their last six, while the Pioneers drop to 6-7 overall and 1-1 in the league. Petty was a one-man wrecking crew in the first half scoring 25 points as the Indians shot 46 percent from the floor. But the Pioneers shot 52 percent from the field, including junior Britton Boedecker (Missoula, MT) who tallied 10 points on 4-for-4 shooting in the opening 20 minutes as TC led 39-38 at halftime. In the second half, the lead bounced back and forth as TC took a 50-48 lead when Jason Williams (Ripley, TN) canned a three-pointer with 10:48 remaining. The Tribe answered with a 9-0 run as Petty converted a three-point play to give Catawba a 57-50 advantage with 7:17 left. The Pioneers cut the deficit to 57-53 on Jonathon Shepherd’s (Casino, AUSTRAILIA) three-pointer 30 seconds later, but that’s as close as TC would get as Catawba would seal their first ever victory in Greeneville. Petty’s point tally is the most ever scored in Alpine Arena, breaking the mark previously held by Tusculum’s Shane Banks who scored 32 points against West Virginia Tech in 1998. Catawba’s Brian Carter (Alexandria, VA), the league’s top scorer, was held to eight points and six rebounds, while Terrance Hamilton (Dillon, SC) posted nine points and a game-high 10 rebounds. Boedecker finished with 12 points for the Pioneers while senior Benji Hawk (Greeneville, TN) added 11 points off the bench, including three 3-pointers. Kiroh Peterkin (Toronto, ONT, CANADA) added six points and seven rebounds, while Alberto Tejera (Bayamon, PUERTO RICO) dished out five assists. ######

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«October 2016»
October 1

Cross Country @ Hagan Stone XC Classic W-1st; M-2nd

Volleyball @ Carson-Newman 3-2

Soccer (W) vs. BREVARD 2-0

Football @ Newberry 14-35

Soccer (M) vs. BREVARD 1-0

October 3

Golf (M) @ MB Intercollegiate (Ocean Ridge GC) 8th of 16

October 4

Golf (M) @ MB Intercollegiate (Ocean Ridge GC) 8th of 16

October 5

Tennis (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 6-3

Tennis (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 1-8

Soccer (M) @ Queens 2-1

Soccer (W) @ Queens 0-1

October 7

Swimming MEN vs. LIMESTONE 127-131

Swimming WOMEN vs. LIMESTONE 74-145

Cross Country @ Queens Invitational W-16th; M-21st

Volleyball vs. ANDERSON 3-1

October 8

Soccer (W) @ Carson-Newman 0-6

Football vs. LIMESTONE 0-6

Soccer (M) @ Carson-Newman 1-0

Volleyball vs. NEWBERRY 3-2

October 10

Golf (W) in RENDLEMAN INV. (CC of SALISBURY) 12th of 15

Golf (M) @ State Farm Inv. (Woodlake CC) 11th of 15

October 11

Golf (W) in RENDLEMAN INV. (CC of SALISBURY) 12th of 15

Golf (M) @ State Farm Inv. (Woodlake CC) 11th of 15

October 12

Soccer (W) vs. SAINT LEO 1-4

Soccer (M) @ Lees-McRae 3-2

October 13

Tennis (W) @ Lees-McRae 9-0

Tennis (M) @ Lees-McRae 7-2

October 14

Volleyball vs. BREVARD (Dig Pink Match) 3-1

October 15

Football @ Mars Hill 33-22

Soccer (W) vs. ANDERSON 1-1

Soccer (M) vs. ANDERSON 0-1

October 16

Golf (W) @ LeeAnn Noble Memorial (Achasta GC) 11th of 13

October 17

Golf (W) @ LeeAnn Noble Memorial (Achasta GC) 11th of 13

October 18

Golf (W) @ LeeAnn Noble Memorial (Achasta GC) 11th of 13

Volleyball @ Queens 1-3

October 19

Soccer (W) vs. WINGATE 0-3

Soccer (M) vs. WINGATE 0-2

October 22

Cross Country @ SAC Championships (Newberry) W-4th, M-7th

Swimming @ East Carolina w/Campbell 1 p.m.

Football @ UNC Pembroke 31-41

Volleyball @ Wingate 1-3

October 23

Soccer (W) @ Tusculum 0-2

Soccer (M) @ Tusculum 3-0

October 25

Volleyball @ Coker 3-0

Soccer (W) @ Limestone 0-2

Soccer (M) vs. BELMONT ABBEY 1-3

October 28

Soccer (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 3 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 5:30 p.m.

Volleyball @ Mars Hill 7 p.m.

October 29

Football vs. BREVARD (HC) 1:30 p.m.

Volleyball vs. TUSCULUM 5 p.m.


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