Basketball (W)

Women's Basketball knocks off #6 Mars Hill

SALISBURY, NC – Catawba College hit on 57% of its shots and help force 32 turnovers as the Lady Indians upset sixth-ranked Mars Hill 80-64 in South Atlantic Conference women’s basketball action on Saturday afternoon at Goodman Gym. The win improves Catawba to 16-5 overall and 7-3 in the SAC, while the Lady Lions fall to 19-2 and 9-1. Catawba scored the game’s first nine points and never trailed. The Lady Indians would lead 14-2 after a three-pointer by Ashley Cox (Richmond, VA) at the 14:18 mark of the half. Mars Hill would whittle away at the lead and eventually tied the contest at 22-22 on a pair of free throws by Maria Hickman (Statesville, NC) with 3:40 left in the half that ended a 9-0 run by the Lady Lions. Ella Pasola (Vantaa, FINLAND) then scored seven straight points for Catawba as the Lady Indians took a 35-24 lead to the break. Pasola scored 11 of her 13 points in the opening half. Catawba shot 48% in the opening half, then canned 70% in the last half to run away with win. The Lady Indians quickly build its halftime lead to 19, then went ahead 53-32 on a layin by Felisha Tate (Greensboro, NC) with 11:35 remaining. Mars Hill closed to within 13 at 61-48 on a three-pointer by Holly Carringer (Murphy, NC) with 3:51 left, but Catawba hit on 10-of-15 free throws in the final three minutes to keep its double digit margin. Dorthell Little (Rockingham, NC) led Catawba with 16 points, seven rebounds and six assists. All five Catawba starters reached double figures as Isiaette Darden (Wilson, NC) had 14, Pasola and Cox 13, and Danyel Locklear (Pembroke, NC) scored a dozen. Carringer led Mars Hill with 18 points. Denise Shelton (Cambridge, IN) the nation’s second ranked scorer was held to 12 points and without a field goal until the final eight minutes. Shelton added 10 rebounds, while Hickman scored 11 points. #####

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October 1

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

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

2
October 2

Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 1 (Ocean Ridge Plantation)

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

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

3
October 3

Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 2 (Ocean Ridge Plantation) 14th of 17

Volleyball @ Coker 1-3

4
October 4

Soccer (W) vs. QUEENS 0-1

Soccer (M) vs. QUEENS 1-1

5
October 5

Tennis (M) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 1-8

Tennis (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 7-2

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October 6

Swimming @ Converse Women's Invite (Day 1) 

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October 7

Swimming @ Converse Women's Invite (Day 2) 1st of 7

Cross Country @ Hagan Stone Classic W-1st;M-3rd

Football vs. NORTH GREENVILLE 26-20

Volleyball vs. NEWBERRY 2-3

Soccer (W) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 0-3

Soccer (M) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 0-3

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October 9

Golf (W) in PATSY RENDLEMAN INV - Day 1 (CC of Salisbury)

Golf (M) @ NCAA II Preview - Day 1 (Rock Barn GC)

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October 10

Golf (M) @ NCAA II Preview - Day 2 (Rock Barn GC) 9th of 17

Golf (W) in PATSY RENDLEMAN INV - Day 2 (CC of Salisbury) 10th of 17

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October 11

Soccer (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 3-1

Soccer (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 3-4

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October 14

Football vs. WINGATE 24-27

Volleyball @ Anderson 0-3

Soccer (M) @ Anderson 1-2

Soccer (W) @ Anderson 1-2

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October 16

Golf (W) @ Lee Ann Noble Memorial - Day 1 (Achasta GC)

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 1 (Mimosa Hills CC)

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October 17

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 2 (Mimosa Hills CC) 11th of 13

Golf (W) @ Lee Ann Noble Memorial - Day 2 (Achasta GC) 12th of 16

Tennis (M) vs. Newberry 1-8

Tennis (W) vs. Newberry 4-5

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October 18

Soccer (W) @ Wingate 5 p.m.

Soccer (M) @ Wingate 7:30 p.m.

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October 19

Tennis (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 2 p.m.

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October 20

Swimming vs. UNC WILMINGTON 2 p.m.

Volleyball vs. MARS HILL 6 p.m.

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October 21

Swimming @ Wingate

Cross Country @ SAC Championships

Volleyball @ Tusculum 12:30 p.m.

Football @ Tusculum 2:30 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. TUSCULUM 5 p.m.

Soccer (W) vs. TUSCULUM 7:30 p.m.

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October 24

Soccer (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.

Volleyball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.

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October 25

Soccer (M) vs. USC AIKEN 7 p.m.

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October 27

Swimming Men @ Gardner-Webb 5 p.m.

Volleyball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 7 p.m.

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October 28

Soccer (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 1 p.m.

Football @ Limestone 1 p.m.

Volleyball vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 2 p.m.

Soccer (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 3:30 p.m.

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October 31

Soccer (W) in SAC Tournament (1st Round)

Soccer (M) @ SAC Tournament (1st Round)

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