Basketball (W)

Little's sixth straight double-double propels Women's Basketball over Tusculum

SALISBURY, NC -- Catawba College moved back into a tie for second place in the South Atlantic Conference with an 84-79 win over visiting Tusculum in women’s basketball action on Wednesday night at Goodman Gym. Catawba improves to 15-5 overall and 6-3 in the SAC, while Tusculum falls to 6-15 and 1-8.Catawba was led by junior Dorthell Little (Rockingham, NC), who poster her sixth straight double-double, scoring 18 points and adding 15 rebounds. She also recorded six steals. Sophomore Danyel Locklear (Pembroke, NC) also had a double-double, with 15 points and 11 boards, and all five Lady Indian starters scored in double figures. Catawba held an 21-13 edge after nine minutes, but Tusculum used a 14-2 run to open a 27-22 lead after a three-pointer by Kristen New (Russell, KY) at the 8:27 mark of the half. Catawba briefly regained the lead at 32-30 before Tusculum took a 41-34 lead to the break. Tusculum shot 57% in the opening half to help offset 17 turnovers and held a 21-16 edge on the boards. Catawba shot just 38% and had 14 turnovers. The Lady Indians scored the opening 14 points of the second half to lead 48-41 with 16:46 remaining and never trailed again. Tusculum closed to within a bucket at 56-54 with 10:48 left, but Catawba would build its margin back to eight with just over six minutes to play. The Pioneers did get to within four in the final minutes, but Catawba made all six free throw attempts in the final 25 seconds. For Tusculum, Whitley Campbell (Oak Ridge, TN) led the way with 16 points and seven rebounds. The junior went over 1,000 points for her career in the contest. Also scoring 16 points was New, while Julie Maples (Knoxville, TN) added 14 points off the bench. Keri Karns (Pilot Mountain, NC) added 13, while Kelley Karns (Pilot Mountain, NC) scored a dozen. Also reaching double figures for Catawba was Ella Pasola (Vantaa, FINLAND), with 15, Ashley Cox (Richmond, VA), with 13, Isiaette Darden (Wilson, NC), with 11, and Danielle Scearce (Salisbury, NC), with 10 points off the bench. Catawba shot 44% in the final half, while Tusculum cooled off to 41%, and the Lady Indians would hold a 42-39 edge in rebounds. #####

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April 3

Golf (M) @ Tennessee River Rumble - Day 1 (Tennessee National GC)

Tennis (W) @ JC Smith 9-0

Softball @ Newberry 5-2

Tennis (M) @ JC Smith 8-1

Softball @ Newberry 3-5

Lacrosse (M) vs. MARS HILL 11-9

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April 4

Golf (M) @ Tennessee Rumble - Day 2 (Tennessee National GC) 10th of 16

Tennis (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 3-6

Tennis (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 4-5

Baseball vs. North Greenville (Flour Field) 5-6

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April 6

Tennis (W) vs. MARS HILL 9-0

Tennis (M) vs. MARS HILL 8-1

Baseball vs. NEWBERRY 18-12

Lacrosse (M) vs. LIMESTONE 11-12

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April 8

Golf (M) @ SAC Championships - Day 1 (Cobbs Glen GC)

Softball @ Anderson 1-2

Softball @ Anderson 0-4

Baseball vs. NEWBERRY 8-6

Baseball vs. NEWBERRY 8-6

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April 9

Golf (M) @ SAC Championships - Day 2 (Cobbs Glen GC)

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April 10

Golf (M) @ SAC Championships - Day 3 (Cobbs Glen GC) 10th of 11

Baseball vs. MOUNT OLIVE 13-9

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April 11

Softball vs WINGATE 3-4

Tennis (M) @ Coker 1-8

Tennis (W) @ Coker 4-5

Lacrosse (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 9-14

Softball vs WINGATE 2-4

Lacrosse (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 11-20

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April 12

Tennis (W) vs. SHAW 7-2

Tennis (M) vs. SHAW 5-4

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April 13

Baseball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 3-6

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April 14

Track/Field @ Phoenix Invitational

Football Spring Blue/White Game

Lacrosse (M) @ Queens 10-18

Baseball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 8-9

Lacrosse (W) @ Queens 10-16

Baseball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 13-12

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April 15

Golf (W) @ SAC Championships - Day 1 (Woodcreek CC)

Softball vs LANDER, ccd. 2 p.m.

Softball vs LANDER, ccd. 4 p.m.

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April 16

Golf (W) @ SAC Championships - Day 2 (Woodcreek CC)

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April 17

Golf (W) @ SAC Championships - Day 3 (Woodcreek CC) 9th of 11

Softball @ Coker 2-3

Softball @ Coker 1-4

Baseball vs. BARTON 16-10

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April 19

Track/Field @ SAC Outdoor Championships (Day 1)

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April 20

Track/Field @ SAC Outdoor Championships (Day 2) M-9th; W-10th

Baseball @ Wingate 2-8

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April 21

Softball vs CARSON-NEWMAN 0-5

Softball vs CARSON-NEWMAN 3-2

Baseball @ Wingate 9-5

Lacrosse (W) vs. TUSCULUM 13-11

Baseball @ Wingate 7-3

Lacrosse (M) vs. TUSCULUM 14-10

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April 24

Lacrosse (M) @ Queens (SAC Tourn. - 1st Round) 4 p.m.

Lacrosse (W) vs. LINCOLM MEMORIAL (SAC Tourn. - 1st Round) 4 p.m.

Baseball vs. UNC PEMBROKE, ccd. 5 p.m.

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April 27

Lacrosse (M) @ SAC Tournament (Semifinals)

Lacrosse (W) @ SAC Tournament (Semifinals)

Baseball TBA @ SAC Tournament noon

Softball vs. Coker (SAC Tournament) 3 p.m.

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April 28

Softball @ SAC Tournament

Baseball @ SAC Tournament

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April 29

Baseball @ SAC Tournament

Lacrosse (M) @ SAC Tournament (Championship)

Lacrosse (W) @ SAC Tournament (Championship)

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April 30

Baseball @ SAC Tournament

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