MILLIGAN COLLEGE, TN - The Montreat College women's basketball team dropped a 70-56 decision to Milligan College on Wednesday night in Appalachian Athletic Conference action.
The Cavaliers (9-10, 6-9 AAC) fell behind 18-11 after the first period and deficit grew to 12 at halftime. The third period saw Montreat go on a run that cut the lead to seven points but Milligan responded with a run of their own to put the game out of reach.
Arianna Williams (SO/Lawrenceville, GA) led the team with 18 points and nine rebounds while Darah DeWalt (SO/Charlotte, NC) added 11 points. The team will be back in action on Saturday, January 28th when they host Union College at 2:00pm.
MONTREAT, NC - The Montreat College women's basketball team picked up a big 70-65 win over Bryan College in Appalachian Athletic Conference action on Monday night in McAlister Gymnasium.
The Cavaliers (9-9, 6-8 AAC) fell behind 15-10 after the first period but used a 10-0 run to move out in front 20-15 midway through the second period. The teams would then trade baskets late into the frame with Montreat moving ahead into halftime 30-25. In the second half, the Cavaliers clung to a small lead until the Lions tied things up early in the 4th period. With the score notched at 51-51 with 8:50 to play, Arianna Williams (SO/Lawrenceville, GA) scored to ignite a 9-1 Montreat run that put the game out of reach. Bryan would get no closer than four points the rest of the game as the Cavaliers picked up a key conference win.
Arianna Williams had her best game since returning from an ankle injury sustained earlier in the season. Williams led the team with 18 points and added six rebounds. Darah DeWalt (SO/Charlotte, NC) scored 12 points and added nine rebounds while Katie Dillon (SO/Charlotte, NC) also scored 12 points in the win. The Cavaliers held a 41-33 rebounding advantage over Bryan while holding the Lions to 33% shooting on the night.
Montreat will be back in action on Wednesday, January 25th when they travel to take on Milligan College at 5:30pm.
MONTREAT, NC - The Montreat College women's basketball team dropped a 95-70 decision to Tennessee-Wesleyan on Saturday in Appalachian Athletic Conference action.
The Cavaliers (8-9, 5-8 AAC) fell behind 25-10 after the first period and were down 54-31 at the halftime break. While the second half was evenly played, the deficit was too great as the Cavaliers dropped below .500 for the first time this season.
Jasmine Celestin (JR/Apopka, FL) led the team with 20 points while Katie Dillon (SO/Charlotte, NC) added 18 points. Camilla Drake (FR/Hickory, NC) and Darah DeWalt (SO/Charlotte, NC) each scored 10 points for Montreat.
The Cavaliers will be back in action on Wednesday, Janaury 25th when they host Bryan College at 5:30pm in McAlister Gymnasium.