January 14, 2015
Three Lady Indians Earn Double-Doubles in 77-61 Win Over Coker
SALISBURY, N.C. -- Three Catawba College women’s basketball players tallied double-double games to lift the Lady Indians to a 77-61 victory over the Coker Cobras in South Atlantic Conference action Wednesday evening at Goodman Gym. With the win, Catawba improves to 8-6 on the season and 5-4 in the conference. Coker falls to 6-9 overall and 2-7 in conference.
Coker started the game with the initial lead over the first four minutes of the game. With 16:12 remaining in the first half Terri Rogers converted a layup to take the first lead of the game which Catawba would never surrender the remainder of the night. The two battled out the first half going into the break with Catawba holding a 33-31 lead.
With 15:31 left in the second half Coker’s Sydney Shull made her layup to bring the game back within two points at 41-39. Catawba responded with an 8-0 run after the Shull basket ignited by Rogers, Bri Johnson and Zhaquondalee Greer. The run gave Catawba the momentum to extend the game to as far as 21 points.
Rogers was the first to achieve a double-double for the Lady Indians recording 28 points to lead all scorers and grabbing 10 rebounds. Johnson added 15 points and ten boards to the winning efforts with Serena Brown rounding out the trio of double-doubles with 12 points and 10 rebounds.
The Lady Indians held a dominating advantage on the boards 52-24 which lead to 20 second chance points for Catawba.
On the other side of the ball Coker was led by Tanesha Stenson who recorded 19 points in the loss while adding a trio of rebounds and a pair of assists and steals. Priscilla Fenty would add 8 points over her own but both players had four fouls which limited their time on the court in the latter half of the game.
Catawba shot 46.7% from the field on the night going 28-for-60 with 3-of-15 coming from three point range. The Lady Indians also converted 18 of their 20 free throw attempts.
For Coker, the Cobras were 26-for-66 (39.4%) from the field and 4-for-21 from long range. Coker shot 5-for-12 from the charity stripe.
Catawba will stay home for the third straight game on Saturday as they host Mars Hill at 2:00 p.m.
Baseball @ Nova Southeastern 5-8
Baseball @ Palm Beach Atlantic 0-11
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
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.
Baseball @ Belmont Abbey 5-6
Basketball (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 56-61
Basketball (M) vs.LENOIR-RHYNE 84-77
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
Baseball vs. PALM BEACH ATLANTIC 6-5
Lacrosse (W) vs. FLORIDA SOUTHERN 6-24
Basketball (M) @ Bluefield St. 76-55
Golf (M) @ Spring Invite Intercollegiate - Day 1 (Fleming Isl. GC)
Golf (M) @ Spring Invite Intercollegiate - Day 2 (Fleming Isl. GC) 14th of 17
Swimming @ Bluegrass Mountain Championships (Day 1)
Baseball vs. BELMONT ABBEY 5-7
Basketball (W) @ Coker 63-60
Basketball (M) @ Coker 79-77
Swimming @ Bluegrass Mountain Championships (Day 2)
Softball @ Belmont Abbey 3-4
Softball @ Belmont Abbey 3-2
Lacrosse (W) vs. CONVERSE 16-6
Swimming @ Bluegrass Mountain Championships (Day 3)
Baseball vs. SHIPPENSBURG 11-2
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
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
Track/Field @ SAC Indoor Championships W-10th,M-10th
Golf (W) @ Converse Invite - Day 1 (Carolina CC)
Golf (W) @ Converse Invite - Day 2 (Carolina CC) 4th of 9
Baseball @ Mount Olive 9-4
Lacrosse (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 11-10
Tennis (M) vs. BELMONT ABBEY 6-3
Basketball (W) @ Newberry 39-59
Basketball (M) @ Newberry 84-92
Swimming @ Royal Open (Day 1)
Tennis (W) @ Mount Olive 6-3
Tennis (M) @ Mount Olive 0-9
Lacrosse (M) vs. CHOWAN 27-12
Baseball vs. COKER 26-1
Lacrosse (W) vs. ROLLINS 5-16
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.
Softball vs YOUNG HARRIS 1 p.m.
Lacrosse (M) vs. FLORIDA SOUTHERN 1 p.m.
Softball vs. YOUNG HARRIS 3 p.m.
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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