Basketball (W)

Cox, Locklear lead Women's Basketball to win over Virginia St.

SALISBURY, NC – Catawba College and Virginia Union earned wins on the opening night of action at the All Sport Classic on Friday night at Goodman Gym. Virginia Union (2-1) defeated Shepherd (1-4) 92-82, while host Catawba (2-2) topped Virginia State (1-3) 68-56. Catawba will face Virginia Union and Shepherd will take on Virginia State on Saturday afternoon. Catawba led by four at the half of the nightcap and used 17-5 burst in the first five minutes of the final half to take control at 50-34. Erica Glasper (Richmond, VA) brought VSU within 56-46 on a jumper with 9:17 remaining, but both teams would fail to score three minutes. A layin by Jennifer Rhodan (Dale City, VA) got the Trojanettes within 56-48 with 6:04 left, but Catawba went on an 8-1 run to push the lead back to double-digits with just over two minutes to play. The Lady Indians stormed out of the gates to grab a 21-9 lead after just eight minutes. Ashley Cox (Richmond, VA) had 11 of her game-high 21 points in the opening 11 minutes as Catawba would lead 24-12. Virginia State rallied over the final eight minutes of the half, cutting a 27-16 deficit to 33-29 at the break. Danyel Locklear (Pembroke, NC) posted a double-double for Catawba with 20 points and 14 rebounds. Christina Carmon (Stafford, VA) also reached double figures with 10 points and added six rebounds. Alonna Marble (Capital Heights, MD) led Virginia State 18 points and added eight rebounds. Areyal Hall (Forestville, MD) posted a double-double with 12 points and 11 rebounds. In the opening game, Virginia Union pulled away from Shepherd over the final five minutes to record the 10-point win. Shaaron Atkins’ (Richmond, VA) three-pointer with 5:55 left put the Panthers on top for good at 72-70. Shepherd trailed 74-73 after a three-pointer by Ashley von Norden (Hagerstown, MD) with 5:15 to go, but Virginia Union scored eight straight points to take an 82-73 lead with 2:15 left. Shepherd had led most of the way after taking a 19-16 lead at the 12:06 mark of the opening half following a three-pointer by Cassie Murray (Cumberland, MD). The Lady Rams led by as many as 10 in the opening frame and took a 40-36 lead to the break. The Lady Rams held a nine-point edge at 55-46 with 16:08 remaining, but the Panthers would go on an 11-0 run, capped by an Atkins steal and layup, to lead 57-55 with 11:29 left. Three Virginia Union players eclipsed the 20-point mark, led by Pria Stellmacher (Suitland, MD), who had a game-high 26 points and a dozen rebounds. She added seven assists. Atkins followed with 22 points, while Danielle Hoggard (Richmond, VA) had 20 points and 11 boards. Murray had 17 points and 10 rebounds to lead Shepherd, while Lindsay Stewart (Romney, VA) added 16 points, seven rebounds and six assists off the bench. #####

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«October 2017»
October 1

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 3) 

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 3) 

October 2

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 4) 

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 4) 

Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 1 (Ocean Ridge Plantation)

October 3

Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 2 (Ocean Ridge Plantation) 14th of 17

Volleyball @ Coker 1-3

October 4

Soccer (W) vs. QUEENS 0-1

Soccer (M) vs. QUEENS 1-1

October 5

Tennis (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 7-2

Tennis (M) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 1-8

October 6

Swimming @ Converse Women's Invite (Day 1) 

October 7

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

October 9

Golf (W) in PATSY RENDLEMAN INV - Day 1 (CC of Salisbury)

Golf (M) @ NCAA II Preview - Day 1 (Rock Barn GC)

October 10

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

October 11

Soccer (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 3-1

Soccer (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 3-4

October 14

Football vs. WINGATE 24-27

Volleyball @ Anderson 0-3

Soccer (M) @ Anderson 1-2

Soccer (W) @ Anderson 1-2

October 16

Golf (W) @ Lee Ann Noble Memorial - Day 1 (Achasta GC)

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 1 (Mimosa Hills CC)

October 17

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

October 18

Soccer (W) @ Wingate 0-1

Soccer (M) @ Wingate 0-0

October 19

Tennis (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 2-7

October 20

Swimming WOMEN vs. UNC WILMINGTON 81-172

Swimming MEN vs. UNC WILMINGTON 91-164

Volleyball vs. MARS HILL 1-3

October 21

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

October 24

Volleyball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.

Soccer (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.

October 25

Soccer (M) vs. USC AIKEN 7 p.m.

October 27

Swimming Men @ Gardner-Webb 5 p.m.

Volleyball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 7 p.m.

October 28

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.

October 31

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

Soccer (M) @ SAC Tournament (1st Round)

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