February 23, 2008
Women's Basketball Rally Falls Short vs. Lenoir-Rhyne
SALISBURY, NC -- Lenoir-Rhyne picked up a 75-67 win over host Catawba in South Atlantic Conference women’s basketball action on Saturday afternoon at Goodman Gym. The Bears improve to 14-11 overall and 4-8 in the SAC, while the Catawba Indians fall to 10-15 and 3-10.
The Bears never trailed, getting 17 points from Jami Safrit (Hickory, NC) and 16 from Jacqueline Kremer (Sevierville, TN). Lenoir-Rhyne began to pull away late in the first half and led 39-28 at the break. Kremer had 10 of her points in the opening half. Catawba had 11 of its 18 turnovers in the first half and missed on seven of its first eight free throw attempts. L-R made 13-of-15 at the stripe in the first half.
Catawba twice cut the deficit to six points early in the second half, but Lenoir-Rhyne pushed the margin to 15 with 10:19 remaining. The Lady Indians made one final push and got as close as 60-56 with 4:22 remaining following a three-pointer by Sicilia LoSauro (Oviedo, FL/Oviedo HS). The Bears led by eight with just over a minute to play, but LoSauro converted a four-point play with 1:16 to go to pull Catawba within 68-64.
The Bears got a jumper by Safrit on their next possession and converted five-of-six free throws in the final 33 seconds to hold on. LaCourtney Rann (Charlotte, NC) also reached double-figures for Lenoir-Rhyne with 14 points and five steals.
LoSauro led Catawba with 22 points, while NeKeithia Howard (Macon, GA/Northeast HS) posted a double-double with 13 points and 13 rebounds. Brittany Higgins (Tacoma Park, MD/Blair HS) chipped in with 10 points.
Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 3)
Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 3)
Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 1 (Ocean Ridge Plantation)
Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 4)
Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 4)
Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 2 (Ocean Ridge Plantation) 14th of 17
Volleyball @ Coker 1-3
Soccer (W) vs. QUEENS 0-1
Soccer (M) vs. QUEENS 1-1
Tennis (M) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 1-8
Tennis (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 7-2
Swimming @ Converse Women's Invite (Day 1)
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
Golf (W) in PATSY RENDLEMAN INV - Day 1 (CC of Salisbury)
Golf (M) @ NCAA II Preview - Day 1 (Rock Barn GC)
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
Soccer (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 3-1
Soccer (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 3-4
Football vs. WINGATE 24-27
Volleyball @ Anderson 0-3
Soccer (M) @ Anderson 1-2
Soccer (W) @ Anderson 1-2
Golf (W) @ Lee Ann Noble Memorial - Day 1 (Achasta GC)
Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 1 (Mimosa Hills CC)
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
Soccer (W) @ Wingate 5 p.m.
Soccer (M) @ Wingate 7:30 p.m.
Tennis (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 2 p.m.
Swimming vs. UNC WILMINGTON 2 p.m.
Volleyball vs. MARS HILL 6 p.m.
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.
Soccer (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.
Volleyball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.
Soccer (M) vs. USC AIKEN 7 p.m.
Swimming Men @ Gardner-Webb 5 p.m.
Volleyball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 7 p.m.
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.
Soccer (W) in SAC Tournament (1st Round)
Soccer (M) @ SAC Tournament (1st Round)
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