Basketball (W)

Ivanovic's 20 Points Helps Women's Basketball Over Brevard

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BREVARD, NC -- Senior Milica Ivanovic (Belgrade, SERBIA/Sports High/Bethel) scored 20 points and helped Catawba pull away from host Brevard to post a 68-62 victory in South Atlantic Conference women’s basketball action on Wednesday night at Boshamer Gym.  The Catawba Indians improve to 13-10 overall and 7-6 in the SAC, while the Tornados fall to 6-17 and 2-11.

The Lady Indians trailed 40-36 with 14 minutes to play, but used a 17-3 run to take control.  Ivanovic tied the game at 40-all then Elizabeth Merritt (Lexington, NC/E. Davidson HS) put Catawba up for good at 44-42 with 11:09 left.  Dana Hicks (York, SC/Gaston Day) scored five straight points and Ivanovic capped the run on a three-pointer for a 53-43 edge with 8:11 remaining.

Brevard scored seven straight points to get close, but Ivanovic scored six points and Lauren Lewis (Concord, NC/N. Mecklenburg HS) added a three-pointer to push the Catawba lead back to 64-56 with 2:32 left.  Lewis and Ivanovic added free throws down the stretch to keep Catawba out front.

 Ivanovic hit on 7-of-14 shots and went 2-for-3 from behind the arc.  As a team, the Lady Indians were 7-for-12 from long range.  Hicks and Merritt both posted double-doubles for Catawba.  Hicks had 11 points and 11 rebounds, while Merritt added 11 points and 10 boards.  Lewis chipped in with 10 points.

Anna Schlobohm came off the bench to hit on 7-of-11 shots to lead Brevard with 17 points.  Lindsay Brendle and Micheala Watkins each scored 16 for the Tornados.

Catawba led early at 12-6, but baskets by Watkins and Schlobohm helped bring Brevard even.  Brevard got a three-pointer by Schlobohm and a basket by Watkins in the final 1:22 of the half to lead 30-25 at the break. 

The Lady Indians shot 45.5% for the contest and used a hefty 42-27 edge on the boards.  Catawba did commit 19 turnovers, but only eight in the second half.  Brevard had 10 of its 13 miscues in the final period and shot 44.8% for the game, but were only 3-of-18 from behind the arc.

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1
February 1

Baseball @ Nova Southeastern 5-8

2
February 2

Baseball @ Palm Beach Atlantic 0-11

3
February 3

Golf (W) @ Barton Invite at Kiawah - Day 1 (Cougar Point GC)

Track/Field @ Maillet UNC Open

Softball vs. AUGUSTA 0-6

Baseball @ Lynn 11-12

Basketball (W) @ Anderson 69-75

Softball vs. AUGUSTA 4-3

Basketball (M) @ Anderson 77-65

4
February 4

Golf (W) @ Barton Invite at Kiawah - Day 2 (Cougar Point GC) 12th of 16

Baseball @ Nova Southeastern 6-25

Softball @ Mount Olive, ppd.  1 p.m.

Softball @ Mount Olive, ppd.  3 p.m.

56
February 6

Baseball @ Belmont Abbey 5-6

7
February 7

Basketball (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 56-61

Basketball (M) vs.LENOIR-RHYNE 84-77

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February 9

Softball @ UNC Pembroke 6-4

Softball @ UNC Pembroke 0-8

Baseball vs,. PALM BEACH ATLANTIC 7-9

Lacrosse (M) @ Belmont Abbey 10-18

Baseball vs. PALM BEACH ATLANTIC 3-12

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February 10

Baseball vs. PALM BEACH ATLANTIC 6-5

Lacrosse (W) vs. FLORIDA SOUTHERN 6-24

Basketball (M) @ Bluefield St. 76-55

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February 12

Golf (M) @ Spring Invite Intercollegiate - Day 1 (Fleming Isl. GC)

13
February 13

Golf (M) @ Spring Invite Intercollegiate - Day 2 (Fleming Isl. GC) 14th of 17

14
February 14

Swimming @ Bluegrass Mountain Championships (Day 1)

Baseball vs. BELMONT ABBEY 5-7

Basketball (W) @ Coker 63-60

Basketball (M) @ Coker 79-77

15
February 15

Swimming @ Bluegrass Mountain Championships (Day 2)

Softball @ Belmont Abbey 3-4

Softball @ Belmont Abbey 3-2

Lacrosse (W) vs. CONVERSE 16-6

16
February 16

Swimming @ Bluegrass Mountain Championships (Day 3)

Baseball vs. SHIPPENSBURG 11-2

17
February 17

Swimming @ Bluegrass Mountain Championships (Day 4) W-5th;M-7th

Softball vs SHIPPENSBURG 3-4

Baseball vs. SHIPPENSBURG 11-3

Softball vs. SHIPPENSBURG 8-4

Lacrosse (M) @ Mount Olive 3-15

Basketball (W) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 49-80

Basketball (M) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 89-104

18
February 18

Softball vs BARTON 11-3

Baseball vs. SHIPPENSBURG 4-6

Lacrosse (W) @ UVA-Wise 12-13

Softball vs BARTON 11-0

Tennis (W) @ Elon 0-7

19
February 19

Track/Field @ SAC Indoor Championships W-10th,M-10th

Golf (W) @ Converse Invite - Day 1 (Carolina CC) 

20
February 20

Golf (W) @ Converse Invite - Day 2 (Carolina CC) 

Baseball @ Mount Olive 3 p.m.

Lacrosse (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 4 p.m.

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February 21

Tennis (M) vs. BELMONT ABBEY 2 p.m.

Basketball (W) @ Newberry 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Newberry 8 p.m.

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February 23

Swimming @ Royal Open (Day 1)

Tennis (W) @ Mount Olive 2 p.m.

Tennis (M) @ Mount Olive 2 p.m.

Lacrosse (M) vs. CHOWAN 3 p.m.

Baseball vs. COKER 6 p.m.

Lacrosse (W) vs. ROLLINS 7 p.m.

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February 24

Swimming @ Royal Open (Day 2)

Baseball vs. COKER 1 p.m.

Softball vs USC AIKEN 1 p.m.

Basketball (W) @ Mars Hill 2 p.m.

Softball vs USC AIKEN 3 p.m.

Baseball vs. COKER 4 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Mars Hill 4 p.m.

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February 25

Softball vs YOUNG HARRIS 1 p.m.

Lacrosse (M) vs. FLORIDA SOUTHERN 1 p.m.

Softball vs. YOUNG HARRIS 3 p.m.

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February 28

Basketball (M) in SAC Tournament (1st Round)

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

Lacrosse (W) @ Belmont Abbey 3 p.m.

Baseball @ UNC Pembroke 3 p.m.

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