Basketball (W)

Women's Basketball Falls to Newberry

NEWBERRY, S.C. - - The Catawba Lady Indians dropped a South Atlantic Conference game to host Newberry in women’s basketball action on Wednesday in Eleazer Arena. Catawba fell to the Wolves 39-59, dropping them to 13-13 overall and 11-8 in the SAC. Newberry improved to 15-11 and 10-9 in the conference.

The Lady Indians shot 21% from the field and was led by Taisha DeShazo’s eight points. Elizabeth Webb added seven points for Catawba. Newberry shot 42% from the field. Meg Essex and Courtney Lyons led the Wolves with 15 points each.

The first 10-minute period was a battle for the lead with five score ties. A free throw gave Newberry a one point advantage with under a minute left in the first quarter. DeShazo hit a jump shot to give the Lady Indians a one point edge to begin the second 10-minutes.

The second quarter continued to be a tight competition. Two free throws from Webb put Catawba ahead by three with just a minute remaining in the half. Samara Hill hit a three with three seconds to go to send the Lady Indians and Wolves to the break in a 27-all tie.

Newberry took control of the game in the third quarter. The Wolves built their lead to double-digits in the fourth quarter, finishing with a 20 point advantage at the final buzzer.

The Lady Indians will travel to Mars Hill to conclude their regular season on Saturday at 2 pm.

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«November 2018»
November 2

Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 1)

Soccer (W) vs. Carson-Newman (SAC Tournament - Semifinals) 1-2

Volleyball vs. ANDERSON 0-3

November 3

Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 2) W-4th;M-4th

Cross Country @ SAC Championships M-5th;W-5th

Football @ Newberry 10-40

Volleyball vs. NEWBERRY 3-0

November 6

Volleyball @ Wingate (SAC Tournament - 1st Round) 0-3

November 9

Basketball (M) vs. FRANCIS MARION 115-82

Basketball (W) @ North Greenville 62-67

November 10

Football @ Lenoir-Rhyne 21-63

Basketball (W) vs. Erskine 80-86

Basketball (M) vs. UNC PEMBROKE 75-80

Soccer (W) @ Carson-Newman (NCAA II Southeast Regional) 0-3

November 14

Basketball (M) @ Young Harris 85-67

November 15

Basketball (W) @ Lees-McRae 7 p.m.

November 16

Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 1)

November 17

Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 2)

Cross Country @ NCAA II Southeast Regional 9 a.m.

Football vs. UNC PEMBROKE 1:05 p.m.

Basketball (W) vs. FAYETTEVILLE ST. 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. ELIZABETH CITY ST. 8 p.m.

November 18

Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 3)

November 26

Basketball (M) vs. BLUEFIELD ST. 7 p.m.

November 28

Basketball (W) @ Newberry 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Newberry 8 p.m.

November 30

Swimming vs. CHOWAN

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Swimming Team Photo