December 16, 2015
Catawba Dominate Carson-Newman in 79-66 Victory
SALISBURY, NC -- The trio of Terri Rogers, Bri Johnson and Alexis Newbold led the Catawba College women’s basketball team to cruise past the Carson-Newman Eagles 79-66 in South Atlantic Conference action Wednesday night at Goodman Gym. Rogers 23 points and 14 rebounds paced all players on the night to lift Catawba to 4-6 on the season and 1-3 in the conference. With the loss, the Eagles fall to 7-3 overall and 1-3 in the SAC.
Four Catawba players opened the game for an immediate 7-0 lead. The Lady Indians high paced offense extended the lead to as much as 17 before closing out the first quarter 25-9. The second quarter was not much different for Catawba as the lead extended to its largest lead of the night at 26 points.
Johnson aided Roger with 18 points and four assists while Newbold contributed a career high 16 points and seven rebounds. On the other side of the ball, Carson-Newman was led by Briana Smith who recorded 17 points in the losing efforts.
Catawba shot 26-of-59 (44.1%) from the field and 5-for-11 from three-point range. The Lady Indians added 22-of-28 (78.6%) from the free throw line while grabbing 44 rebounds.
Carson-Newman only shot 24-of-71 (33.8%) on the night, including a mere 4-for-24 from long range. The Eagles converted 14-of-19 from the charity stripe for 73.7%. The Lady Eagles added 40 rebounds on the night.
Catawba returns to action on Saturday as they host Anderson in South Atlantic Conference action at Goodman Gym. Tipoff is slated for 2:00 p.m.
|No events are scheduled today|
Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 3)
Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 3)
Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 4)
Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 4)
Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 1 (Ocean Ridge Plantation)
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 (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 7-2
Tennis (M) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 1-8
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 0-1
Soccer (M) @ Wingate 0-0
Tennis (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 2-7
Swimming WOMEN vs. UNC WILMINGTON 81-172
Swimming MEN vs. UNC WILMINGTON 91-164
Volleyball vs. MARS HILL 1-3
Cross Country @ SAC Championships W-4th;M-8th
Volleyball @ Tusculum 0-3
Swimming Men @ Wingate 65-177
Swimming Women at Wingate 56-187
Football @ Tusculum 40-13
Soccer (M) vs. TUSCULUM 1-3
Soccer (W) vs. TUSCULUM 1-2
Volleyball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.
Soccer (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 5 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)