December 26, 2006
Women's Basketball Cap Pre-Christmas Schedule With Win Over BYU-Hawaii
HONOLULU, HI -- Catawba connected on 56% from the field and placed three players in double figures and defeated BYU-Hawaii 76-61 in women’s basketball action at the Hoop N' Surf Classic on Wednesday morning at Kilauea District Park Gym. Catawba improves to 9-2 with the win, while the Seasiders fall to 2-8.
The Lady Indians got off to a quick 4-0 start, but BYU-Hawaii got two baskets to tie the score then a three-pointer by Kayla Burningham that put the Seasiders up 7-4 at the 18:52 mark. Catawba tied the game at 7-7 on a free throw and jumper by Corin Muldrow and regained the lead on a basket by Ne’Keithia Howard.
Leading 13-12, Hillary Hampton scored seven straight points, including a three-pointer to push the Catawba lead to 20-12 at the 12:12 mark. Catawba held a comfortable margin from that point and took its biggest lead of the half at 37-22 on a Cameron Clark jumper in the final minute.
Catawba would continue to increase its advantage early in the final half. Hampton put the ladies up 54-31 on a three-pointer with just over 12 minutes to play and Erica Tackett gave Catawba its largest lead of the day at 58:33 with 11:06 remaining.
Howard led Catawba with 14 points, on 6-of-7 shooting, while Brittany Higgins canned 6-of-8 shots for 12 points. Hampton rounded out the double-digit performers with 10 points. Latoya Wily paced the Seasiders with 20 points and 14 rebounds. Burningham added 18 points.
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Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70
Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85
Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117
Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95
Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142
Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136
Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88
Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101
Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52
Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71
Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90
Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89
Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL 80-56
Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68
Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 65-73
Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 87-92
Swimming @ Lenoir-Rhyne
Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1)
Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 2 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 4 p.m.
Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2)
Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.
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Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)
Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.
Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.
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Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.
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