December 2, 2003
Cox, Easter spark Women's Basketball to win over USC-AikenSALISBURY, 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. #####
|Track/Field @ SAC Indoor Championships,||Stats|
|Golf (W) @ Converse Invite - Day 1 (Carolina CC),|
Baseball @ Nova Southeastern 5-8
Baseball @ Palm Beach Atlantic 0-11
Golf (W) @ Barton Invite at Kiawah - Day 1 (Cougar Point GC)
Track/Field @ Maillet UNC Open
Softball vs. AUGUSTA 0-6
Baseball @ Lynn 11-12
Basketball (W) @ Anderson 69-75
Softball vs. AUGUSTA 4-3
Basketball (M) @ Anderson 77-65
Golf (W) @ Barton Invite at Kiawah - Day 2 (Cougar Point GC) 12th of 16
Baseball @ Nova Southeastern 6-25
Softball @ Mount Olive, ppd. 1 p.m.
Softball @ Mount Olive, ppd. 3 p.m.
Baseball @ Belmont Abbey 5-6
Basketball (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 56-61
Basketball (M) vs.LENOIR-RHYNE 84-77
Softball @ UNC Pembroke 6-4
Softball @ UNC Pembroke 0-8
Baseball vs,. PALM BEACH ATLANTIC 7-9
Lacrosse (M) @ Belmont Abbey 10-18
Baseball vs. PALM BEACH ATLANTIC 3-12
Baseball vs. PALM BEACH ATLANTIC 6-5
Lacrosse (W) vs. FLORIDA SOUTHERN 6-24
Basketball (M) @ Bluefield St. 76-55
Golf (M) @ Spring Invite Intercollegiate - Day 1 (Fleming Isl. GC)
Golf (M) @ Spring Invite Intercollegiate - Day 2 (Fleming Isl. GC) 14th of 17
Swimming @ Bluegrass Mountain Championships (Day 1)
Baseball vs. BELMONT ABBEY 5-7
Basketball (W) @ Coker 63-60
Basketball (M) @ Coker 79-77
Swimming @ Bluegrass Mountain Championships (Day 2)
Softball @ Belmont Abbey 3-4
Softball @ Belmont Abbey 3-2
Lacrosse (W) vs. CONVERSE 16-6
Swimming @ Bluegrass Mountain Championships (Day 3)
Baseball vs. SHIPPENSBURG 11-2
Swimming @ Bluegrass Mountain Championships (Day 4) W-5th;M-7th
Softball vs SHIPPENSBURG 3-4
Baseball vs. SHIPPENSBURG 11-3
Softball vs. SHIPPENSBURG 8-4
Lacrosse (M) @ Mount Olive 3-15
Basketball (W) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 49-80
Basketball (M) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 89-104
Softball vs BARTON 11-3
Baseball vs. SHIPPENSBURG 4-6
Lacrosse (W) @ UVA-Wise 12-13
Softball vs BARTON 11-0
Tennis (W) @ Elon 0-7
Track/Field @ SAC Indoor Championships
Golf (W) @ Converse Invite - Day 1 (Carolina CC)
Golf (W) @ Converse Invite - Day 2 (Carolina CC)
Baseball @ Mount Olive 3 p.m.
Lacrosse (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 4 p.m.
Tennis (M) vs. BELMONT ABBEY 2 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ Newberry 6 p.m.
Basketball (M) @ Newberry 8 p.m.
Swimming @ Royal Open (Day 1)
Tennis (W) @ Mount Olive 2 p.m.
Tennis (M) @ Mount Olive 2 p.m.
Lacrosse (M) vs. CHOWAN 3 p.m.
Baseball vs. COKER 6 p.m.
Lacrosse (W) vs. ROLLINS 7 p.m.
Swimming @ Royal Open (Day 2)
Baseball vs. COKER 1 p.m.
Softball vs USC AIKEN 1 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ Mars Hill 2 p.m.
Softball vs USC AIKEN 3 p.m.
Baseball vs. COKER 4 p.m.
Basketball (M) @ Mars Hill 4 p.m.
Softball vs YOUNG HARRIS 1 p.m.
Lacrosse (M) vs. FLORIDA SOUTHERN 1 p.m.
Softball vs. YOUNG HARRIS 3 p.m.
Basketball (M) in SAC Tournament (1st Round)
Basketball (W) in SAC Tournament (1st Round)
Lacrosse (W) @ Belmont Abbey 3 p.m.
Baseball @ UNC Pembroke 3 p.m.
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