Basketball (M)

Men's Basketball remains winless in SAC

MARS HILL, NC Mars Hill College pulled away in the final six minutes and defeated visiting Catawba 78-66 in South Atlantic Conference men's basketball action on Saturday afternoon in Stanford Arena. MHC has won eight of their last 10 contests and improve to 9-7 overall and 2-1 in the SAC. Catawba falls to 5-11 and 0-3. The first half was very close seeing seven ties and four lead changes. The teams went into the locker room at the intermission tied at 32. Catawba started the second half on a 13-5 run to take an eight-point advantage (45-37) with 14:11 left in the game after Timo Verwimp (Cologne, Germany) hit a shot in the paint. After a Lion timeout, MHC out scored the Indians 14-4 over the next four minutes of play to obtain a two-point lead (51-49) with 10:19 on the clock after Chris Conn (Morehead, KY) hit two of his 23 points in the contest. MHC would never trail again. The Lions built a 10-point lead with 5:28 left in regulation after Ronald Lewis (New Orleans, LA) hit a 3-pointer. MHC cruised after this point for the 12-point victory. Lewis led all scorers with 25 points hitting five 3-pointers and connecting on 8-of-9 free throw attempts. He also recorded eight assists and three steals in the win. Conn added 23 points and 10 boards hitting 9-of-16 of his field goal attempts. Walt Baxley (Winston-Salem, NC) tallied 10 points for the Lions. Verwimp and Brian Graves (Newport News, VA) led Catawba scoring 12 points apiece. Chris Wooldridge (Norfolk, VA) scored 11 points and pulled down five rebounds off the bench for the Indians. Catawba received 30 points from their bench in the game. #####

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12
September 2

Volleyball vs. Lander 0-3

Volleyball vs. USC Aiken 1-3

3
September 3

Cross Country CHICK-FIL-A XC INVITATIONAL M-3rd;W-3rd

Volleyball vs. Augusta 3-1

Football @ West Georgia 3-23

Volleyball vs. Francis Marion 1-3

4
September 4

Soccer (M) @ Pfeiffer 2-4

5
September 5

Golf (W) @ Cutter Creek Inv. (Cutter Creek GC) 8th of 11

Soccer (W) @ Flagler 2-3

6
September 6

Golf (W) @ Cutter Creek Inv. (Cutter Creek GC) 8th of 11

Volleyball @ Lenoir-Rhyne 3-2

7
September 7

Soccer (M) @ Mount Olive 2-1

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September 9

Volleyball @ Brevard 2-3

10
September 10

Soccer (W) @ Belmont Abbey 2-2

Football vs. WINSTON-SALEM ST. 17-23

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September 12

Golf (W) @ Anderson Inv. (Cobbs Glen GC) 7th of 9

Golf (M) @ Anderson Inv. (Cobbs Glen GC) 1st of 10

13
September 13

Golf (W) @ Anderson Inv. (Cobbs Glen GC) 7th of 9

Golf (M) @ Anderson Inv. (Cobbs Glen GC) 1st of 10

Volleyball vs. QUEENS 2-3

14
September 14

Soccer (W) vs. NEWBERRY 3-0

Soccer (M) vs. NEWBERRY 2-1

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September 17

Cross Country @ Winthrop/adidas Invitational W-2nd;M-3rd

Football vs. CARSON-NEWMAN (FW) 40-20

Soccer (W) @ Mars Hill 5-0

Soccer (M) @ Mars Hill 1-3

Volleyball vs. WINGATE 0-3

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September 19

Golf (M) @ Queens Collegiate (Irish Creek CC) 7th of 12

20
September 20

Golf (M) @ Queens Collegiate (Irish Creek CC) 7th of 12

Tennis (M) vs. BELMONT ABBEY 4-5

Tennis (W) vs. BELMONT ABBEY 5-4

Volleyball vs. COKER 3-0

21
September 21

Soccer (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 3-2

Soccer (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 0-3

22
September 22

Tennis (M) @ Pfeiffer 6-3

23
September 23

Volleyball vs. MARS HILL 3-1

24
September 24

Golf (W) @ Lady Brave Inv. (Old South GC) 17th of 18

Football @ Wingate 48-26

Volleyball @ Tusculum 0-3

Soccer (W) vs. COKER 4-0

Soccer (M) vs. COKER 5-1

25
September 25

Golf (W) @ Lady Brave Inv. (Old South GC) 17th of 18

26
September 26

Golf (M) @ TC Fall Classic (Link Hill CC) 

27
September 27

Golf (M) @ TC Fall Classic (Link Hill CC) 

Volleyball vs. PFEIFFER 7 p.m.

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September 28

Tennis (W) @ Pfeiffer 2 p.m.

Soccer (W) vs. PFEIFFER 7 p.m.

Soccer (M) @ UNC Pembroke 7 p.m.

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September 30

Volleyball @ Lincoln Memorial 7 p.m.

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