February 8, 2020
Women's Hoops Blows Out Mars Hill 85-49
Salisbury, NC -- In a SAC match-up inside Goodman Gym Saturday afternoon, the Catawba women's basketball team (18-3, 13-3 SAC) took down Mars Hill (2-20, 0-16 SAC) 85-49. Lyrik Thorne scored 14 points for the Indians, leading the team.
The game got started with Catawba jumping out to a 26-5 lead. Madison Hallman scored 6 points in the quarter while Lyrik Throne scored 5. The Indians shot 50% from the floor and 5-9 from three point land.
The second period saw more of the same as Catawba continued to extend their lead. Taisha DeShazo scored 6 points on 2-4 shooting while Janiya Downs put up 4 points.
It was Sara McIntosh leading the way in the third quarter as she scored 6 points. Catawba again shot 8-16 in the period as the blowout continued. For the game, Mars Hill shot 32% from the field.
The fourth quarter saw the Lions score 20 points to finish the game on a high note. Tatum Boggs led the team with 14 points on the afternoon.
For the Indians, DeShazo finished with 10 points while McIntosh also scored 10. Catawba hit 10 three pointers on the game on 31% shooting from long range.
Next week the Indians are back at home when they host Coker February 12. Tip off is at 5:30 pm.
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