Basketball (W)

Cox, Easter spark Women's Basketball to win over USC-Aiken

SALISBURY, NC – Catawba College shot 49% and held a 38-25 advantage on the boards and defeated visiting USC-Aiken 74-58 in women’s college basketball action on Tuesday night at Goodman Gym. The Lady Indians improve to 3-3 with the win, while USCA falls to 4-1. Junior Ashley Cox (Richmond, VA) led Catawba, scoring 16 of her game-high 21 points in the final half. She iced the game all six of her free throw attempts in the final 1:24. Seniors Danyel Locklear (Pembroke, NC) and Aisha Stewart (Topeka, KS) each added 11 apiece. The game featured five ties and five lead changes in the opening 14 minutes. The Lady Indians trailed 19-17 when Stewart tied the game on a jumper with 6:56 remaining. She would start a 13-0 run that put Catawba on top 30-19 and held a 32-24 edge at the break. The Lady Indians held a 24-9 edge on the boards at the break. The Lady Pacers trimmed the lead to four at 39-35 early in the second half as a three-pointer by Sarah Kendrick (San Antonio, TX) with 15:18 left. Catawba responded with seven straight points, capped by a Cox three-pointer to lead 46-35 with 13:51 remaining. Another three by Cox pushed the advantage to 50-37 with 12:15 to go. Aiken would not go away and got back within six at 54-48 on a three-pointer by Erica Larsen (Stockton, CA) with 8:10 left. Neither team could score for nearly three minutes until Cox broke the ice with her fourth and final three-pointer of the night with 5:24 remaining. Aiken again stormed back and cut the deficit to 62-58 on a three-point play from Kasey Mills (Provo, UT). Catawba then converted all 10 free throw tries down the stretch to pull away again. Kendrick was the only Lady Pacer to reach double figures with 11 points. Mills, Larsen, Benazura Serbecic (Banovici, BOSNIA) and Lana Mandic (Sarajevo, BOSNIA) all scored eight points. Freshman guard Ingrid Easter (Cana, VA) made her first start for Catawba and led the team with nine rebounds and five assists, while scoring eight points. #####

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September 1

Cross Country in CHICK-FIL-A INV. (Salisbury Community Park) M-1st;W-1st

Volleyball @ Florida Southern 1-3

Football @ West Georgia 3-34

Volleyball vs. Wilmington,DE 3-0

Soccer (M) @ Erskine 0-1

23
September 3

Soccer (W) @ USC Aiken 1-0

45
September 5

Soccer (M) @ Mount Olive 1-2

67
September 7

Volleyball vs. Barton 0-3

Soccer (W) vs. BARTON 1-0

Volleyball @ Augusta 0-3

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September 8

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Inv. (Day 1) 

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Inv. (Day 1) 

Volleyball vs. West Alabama 0-3

Football @ Winston-Salem State 34-7

Soccer (M) @ USC Aiken 3-0

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September 9

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Inv. (Day 2) 

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Inv. (Day 2) 

Soccer (W) vs. FRANCIS MARION 3-1

10
September 10

Golf (W) @ Anderson Inv. - Day 1 (Cobbs Glen CC) 

Golf (M) @ Coker Inv. - Day 1 (Camden CC) 

11
September 11

Golf (W) @ Anderson Inv. - Day 2 (Cobbs Glen CC) 2nd of 9

Golf (M) @ Coker Inv. - Day 2 (Camden CC) 13th of 14

Volleyball vs. WINGATE 2-3

12
September 12

Soccer (W) vs. NEWBERRY 4-1

Soccer (M) vs. NEWBERRY 0-3

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September 15

Cross Country @ Winthrop Invitational, ccd. 9 a.m.

Soccer (W) @ Mars Hill, ppd. 1 p.m.

Swimming @ SAA Open Water, ccd. 4 p.m.

Football vs. UNC PEMBROKE, ccd. 7 p.m.

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September 18

Golf (M) @ Queens Inv. ccd. 

Volleyball @ Queens 3-2

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September 19

Soccer (W) @ Queens 1-0

Soccer (M) @ Queens 2-8

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September 21

Tennis (M) @ North Greenville 2 p.m.

Tennis (W) @ North Greenville 2 p.m.

Volleyball @ Lenoir-Rhyne 7 p.m.

22
September 22

Golf (W) @ Lady Brave Inv. - Day 1 (Old South GC)

Football @ Mars Hill 1 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 1 p.m.

Volleyball vs. MARS HILL 2 p.m.

Soccer (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 3:30 p.m.

23
September 23

Golf (W) @ Lady Brave Inv. - Day 2 (Old South GC)

24
September 24

Golf (M) @ King Inv. - Day 1 (CC of Bristol)

25
September 25

Golf (M) @ King Inv. - Day 2 (CC of Bristol)

Volleyball @ Lincoln Memorial 7 p.m.

26
September 26

Soccer (W) vs. UNC PEMBROKE 5 p.m.

Soccer (M) @ Mars HIll 7 p.m.

27
September 27

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 1)

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 1)

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September 28

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 2)

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 2)

Volleyball vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 7 p.m.

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September 29

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

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

Cross Country @ USC Upstate Invitational 9 a.m.

Football vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 1:30 p.m.

Soccer (W) @ Tusculum 5 p.m.

Soccer (M) @ Tusculum 7 p.m.

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September 30

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

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

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