Foresters Keep Grace Winless in MCC

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2005-02-02
The Foresters put together another solid defensive effort to pick up the 65-51 win over Grace College keeping the Lancers winless in Mid-Central Conference play. HC’s defense held Grace to just three field goals on 14% shooting in the opening period while the Foresters shot 50% (14-28) on their way to a 30-13 advantage at the break. HC maintained its lead through most of the second half until the Lancers made a late run to cut the lead to 10 with under a minute to play. The Foresters’ backcourt duo of Jessica Ramey and Jamie Grogg put the finishing touches on the win with each hitting two free throws in the final 30 seconds. Betsey Bean led HC with 15 points in the game. Ramey and Grogg each had six assists and three steals to go along with 13 points and 12 points respectively. Amy Wanemacher came off the bench to grab a team-high six rebounds. For Grace, Amber Riffell had 15 points and six rebounds and Laura Kister chipped in 14 points and five boards. The win moves the women to 10-13 on the season and 5-7 in the MCC.

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