Basketball (W)

Hicks Posts Career-high 29 Points To Lead Women's Basketball Past LMU

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SALISBURY, NC -- Red-shirt freshman Dana Hicks (York, SC/Gaston Day) scored a career-high 29 points to lead Catawba to an 89-83 win over visiting Lincoln Memorial in South Atlantic Conference women’s basketball action on Wednesday night at Goodman Gym.  The Catawba Indians improve to 15-9 overall and 7-6 in the SAC, while the Lady Railsplitters fall to 10-15 and 4-10.

 Catawba never trailed in the opening half, leading by as many as nine points, and went to the break with 43-38 lead.  Hicks posted 14 of her points in the opening half.  Down 50-41, LMU rallied and took its first lead on a basket by Andi Winney (Yorktown, IN) at 59-58 with 11:52 remaining.

The Lady Indians regained the lead on a jumper by Brittany Higgins (Takoma Park, MD/Blair HS) with 6:25 left at 71-69.  Higgins would give Catawba the lead for good with 5:20 to go at 73-71, scoring all 15 of her points after the break.

 A six-point spurt gave Catawba a 77-71 lead with 4:42 remaining and the Lady Indians held at least a four-point lead the rest of the way.  LMU shot 64% (18-of-28) in the second half to rally.

Hicks posted a second straight double-double, adding 10 rebounds.  She hit on 11-of-16 shots from the floor and was 7-of-10 at the line to notch her 29 points.  Jolysa Connor (Charlotte, NC/Waddell HS) came off the bench to add a career-best 13 points, while Brooke Whitley (New London, NC/N. Stanly HS) had a dozen.  Cameron Clark (Albemarle, NC/N. Stanly HS) dished out a career-high nine assists.

Dayshalee Salaman (Carolina, PUERTO RICO) and Stephanie Wagner (Elkhart, IN) led the Lady Railsplitters with 16 points each.  Winney had a dozen, while Brittany Craney (Petersburg, IN) and Amberly O’Dell (Argos, IN) each tossed in 10.

Catawba enjoyed a big edge at the line, making 22-of-29 at the stripe with LMU hitting on 5-of-8 attempts.  The Lady Indians also held a 41-33 edge on the boards.

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September 1

Cross Country in CHICK-FIL-A INV. (Salisbury Community Park) M-1st;W-1st

Volleyball @ Florida Southern 1-3

Football @ West Georgia 3-34

Volleyball vs. Wilmington,DE 3-0

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September 3

Soccer (W) @ USC Aiken 1-0

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September 5

Soccer (M) @ Mount Olive 1-2

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September 7

Volleyball vs. Barton 0-3

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Volleyball @ Augusta 0-3

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Tennis (W) @ Wingate Inv. (Day 1) 

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Inv. (Day 1) 

Volleyball vs. West Alabama 0-3

Football @ Winston-Salem State 34-7

Soccer (M) @ USC Aiken 3-0

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Tennis (M) @ Wingate Inv. (Day 2) 

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Inv. (Day 2) 

Soccer (W) vs. FRANCIS MARION 3-1

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September 10

Golf (W) @ Anderson Inv. - Day 1 (Cobbs Glen CC) 

Golf (M) @ Coker Inv. - Day 1 (Camden CC) 

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September 11

Golf (W) @ Anderson Inv. - Day 2 (Cobbs Glen CC) 2nd of 9

Golf (M) @ Coker Inv. - Day 2 (Camden CC) 13th of 14

Volleyball vs. WINGATE 2-3

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September 12

Soccer (W) vs. NEWBERRY 4-1

Soccer (M) vs. NEWBERRY 0-3

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September 15

Cross Country @ Winthrop Invitational, ccd. 9 a.m.

Soccer (W) @ Mars Hill, ppd. 1 p.m.

Swimming @ SAA Open Water, ccd. 4 p.m.

Football vs. UNC PEMBROKE, ccd. 7 p.m.

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September 18

Golf (M) @ Queens Inv. ccd. 

Volleyball @ Queens 3-2

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September 19

Soccer (W) @ Queens 5 p.m.

Soccer (M) @ Queens 7:30 p.m.

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September 21

Tennis (M) @ North Greenville 2 p.m.

Tennis (W) @ North Greenville 2 p.m.

Volleyball @ Lenoir-Rhyne 7 p.m.

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Golf (W) @ Lady Brave Inv. - Day 1 (Old South GC)

Football @ Mars Hill 1 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 1 p.m.

Volleyball vs. MARS HILL 2 p.m.

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Golf (W) @ Lady Brave Inv. - Day 2 (Old South GC)

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September 24

Golf (M) @ King Inv. - Day 1 (CC of Bristol)

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September 25

Golf (M) @ King Inv. - Day 2 (CC of Bristol)

Volleyball @ Lincoln Memorial 6 p.m.

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Soccer (W) vs. UNC PEMBROKE 5 p.m.

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Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 1)

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Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 2)

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

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Cross Country @ USC Upstate Invitational 9 a.m.

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

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