Pomeroys Dropped by Berea

Pomeroys Dropped by Berea

SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODSInd.-- The SMWC women's basketball team battled Berea College tonight at 7:00 p.m. The Pomeroys surrendered their second victory to the Mountaineers this season 111-76.


Game Flow
 
Early on, the Pomeroys tough defensive play caused problems for the Mountaineers who shot the ball 27.8% in the first quarter. SMWC trailed 21-17 after they went 100% from the free throw line and knocked down seven shots from the field. In the second quarter, Berea College outrebounded the Pomeroys which gave them multiple second-chance point opportunities. The Pomeroys found themselves down 40-32 at halftime. In the third quarter, BC pulled away from SMWC, after they scored 41 points in the 10-minute span and shot the ball 76.2% (16-21) from the field. By the conclusion of the fourth quarter, SMWC gave up the victory 111-76 despite having nine player's score. The Woods forced BC to commit 24 turnovers, yet were outrebounded 67 to 36.

Statistical Leaders
 
Maggie Reimer 29 points and 11 rebounds (Double-Double) 
 
Sydney Ingram | 8 points, 8 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 block, and 1 steal
 
Tara Parmer | 10 assists, 6 points, 6 steals, and 1 rebound

By the Numbers

100 | The Pomeroys shot 100% from the free throw line in the first quarter

24 | SMWC forced BC to turn the ball over 24 times

29 | Maggie Reimer finished the game with 29 points

Next Match-up

The Pomeroys will be back in action on Saturday, January 20th against Danville Area Community College. Tip-off is set for 2:00 p.m. EST.
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