Basketball (W)

Women's Basketball Stops Skid, Rolls Past Queens


CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Catawba snapped a five-game losing streak, rolling past host Queens in South Atlantic Conference women’s basketball action on Wednesday night at Curry Arena.  The Catawba Indians improve to 14-10 and 11-8, while the Royals fall to 4-20 and 4-15.

Madison Hallman (Thomasville, N.C./E. Davidson) led Catawba with a career-best 17 points, connecting on 5-of-8 shots with a trio of three-pointers.  Bri Johnson (Statesville, N.C./W. Iredell/Belmont Abbey) followed with 15 points and Serena Brown (Ft. Washington, Md./Bowie) scored a dozen while handing out five assists.

Queens got 12 points from Maggie Stewart and 11 off the bench from Hailey Riffe.  Queens committed 30 turnovers which helped lead to 34 Catawba points.

Stewart scored the first eight points for Queens as the Royals hung within 13-8 with just over three minutes left in the opening quarter.  Catawba scored the final nine points of the frame getting a three-pointer from Johnson and two from Hallman to lead 22-8.

Down nine midway through the second quarter, Queens managed just one point the rest of the half as Catawba took control.  Alexis Newbold (Bowie, Md./Bowie) started a 13-0 run to push the Catawba lead to 36-14.  The Lady Indians led by 20 or more for most of the second half.

After two games of failing to shoot 30%, Catawba canned nearly half its shots (49%) against Queens.  The Lady Indians went 9-of-22 from long range with Johnson hitting four three-pointers, Hallman three and Brown two. 

Catawba plays its last regular-season road game of the year on Saturday, traveling to Brevard for a 2 pm tipoff.

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«November 2017»
November 1

Volleyball vs. WINSTON-SALEM ST. 1-3

November 3

Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 1)

Volleyball @ Queens 3-1

November 4

Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 2) W-3rd;M-3rd

Cross Country @ NCAA II Southeast Regional W-12th;M-16th

Football vs. NEWBERRY 17-13

Volleyball @ Wingate 0-3

November 7

Volleyball vs. COKER 3-0

November 10

Basketball (M) vs. Francis Marion 70-72

Basketball (W) vs. Mount Olive 94-81

November 11

Volleyball @ Newberry 3-0

Football vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 24-20

Basketball (W) vs. Barton 49-58

Basketball (M) @ UNC Pembroke 67-91

November 15

Basketball (W) @ Fayetteville St. 46-69

November 17

Basketball (M) @ Albany State 77-69

November 18

Basketball (W) @ Bowie St. 58-66

November 20

Basketball (W) vs. CHOWAN 75-72

November 21

Basketball (M) @ Winston-Salem St. 83-72

November 24

Basketball (W) @ UNC Wilmington (Exhib.) 59-74 L

November 29

Basketball (W) @ Queens 73-44

Basketball (M) @ Queens 65-83


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