Sunday, February 16, 2003

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Miami's Kim Lancaster scored her 1,000th point, becoming the 14th women's player in RedHawks history to reach the mark, as Miami won its second straight Mid-America Conference game, 75-65 over Bowling Green.

Colleen Day topped the RedHawks with 21 points and Beth Roederer scored 14. Lancaster chipped in nine points and eight rebounds.

Francine Miller scored 22 point for the Falcons.

MIAMI (12-10, 7-4 MAC) - Roederer 5-6 2-2 14, Day 7-13 7-7 21, Butler 3-8 0-0 6, Cusick 2-16 5-6 9, Kozlowski 1-5 3-4 6, Merrill 2-5 4-4 8, Motto 0-2 0-0 0, Smith 1-2 0-0 2, Lancaster 4-11 1-1 0, Miller 0-0 0-0 0. Totals: 25-68 22-24 75.

BOWLING GREEN (10-12, 3-8) - Wenzel 3-6 6-6 13, Miller 7-18 6-6 22, Stocz 2-4 5-6 9, Austin 2-8 1-4 5, Griech 4-9 0-0 11, Anderson 0-0 0-0 0, M.Smith 0-1 0-0 0, Jerome 1-2 0-0 2, Lewis 0-2 1-2 1, S.Smith 1-4 0-0 2, Lause 0-1 0-0 0. Totals: 20-55 19-24 65.

Halftime: BG 36, MU 32. 3-pointers: MU 3-13 (Roederer 2-3, Cusick 0-5, Kozlowksi 1-4, Motto 0-1), BG 6-18 (Wenzel 1-2, Miller 2-5, Griech 3-7, M.Smith 0-1, S.Smith 0-1). Rebounds: MU 47 (Day 8, Smith 8), BG 33 (Wenzel 11). Assists: MU 12 (Cusick 5), BG 11 (Stocz 3, Austin 3). Technical fouls - None. Attendance - 2,837.

Defiance 86, Mount St. Joseph 80

Meghann Savard posted career highs in points (23) and rebounds (12) as Defiance defeated the Lions for the second time.

Tasha Reid scored 24 points for Mount St. Joseph, and Rebecca Petty scored 21 points while grabbing a team-high 13 rebounds.

MOUNT ST. JOSEPH (14-9, 7-5 HCAC) - Petty 8-14 2-2 21, Day 0-4 2-4 2, Reid 9-18 3-8 24, Grace 3-7 5-9 11, Brown 5-11 5-7 15, Campbell 1-4 0-0 3, Marshall 0-0 0-0 0, Grilliot 1-2 2-3 4, Swart 0-0 0-0 0, Meyer 0-1 0-0 0, Hall 0-0 0-0 0. Totals: 27-61 19-33 80.

DEFIANCE (10-14, 7-6) - Helvey 1-2 9-12 12, Oberlander 1-2 0-0 3, Bauer 0-6 0-0 0, Eberle 3-11 8-8 16, Brickner 5-6 2-4 12, Fretz 2-4 0-2 4, Kuhn 2-4 7-8 11, Gerding 0-0 0-0 0, Savard 7-14 9-11 23, VanderHorst 1-5 1-2 3, Wenning 0-2 0-0 0, Robinson 1-1 0-0 2. Totals: 23-57 36-47 86.

Halftime: D 43, MSJ 30. 3-pointers: MSJ 7-16 (Petty 3-6, Day 0-2, Reid 3-5, Brown 0-1, Campbell 1-2), D 4-12 (Helvey 1-1, Oberlander 1-2, Bauer 0-2, Eberle 2-7). Rebounds: MSJ 33 (Petty 13), D 50 (Savard 12). Assists: MSJ 11 (Grilliot 3), D 16 (Bauer 4). Technical fouls - None. Attendance - 450. Thomas More 70, Hanover 62

Sparked by Jodi Schroeder's 13 points and Carrie Clift's 12 points and 10 rebounds, the Saints snapped a four-game losing streak.

Thomas More, which trailed by five points at halftime, went on a 13-0 run with 4:41 remaining and never relinquished the lead. The Saints' defense forced 10 second-half turnovers and held Hanover to 24.3 percent shooting.

THOMAS MORE (13-11) - Clift 5-14 0-1 12, Beam 0-4 0-0 0, Schroeder 3-7 4-4 13, Bess 1-8 3-5 7, Roberts 3-7 2-2 8, Stein 3-4 1-2 9, Noll 0-0 0-0 0, Byars 2-2 6-6 11, Simmons 0-0 0-0 0, Baumann 1-4 0-0 2, Matricia 3-9 2-2 8. Totals: 22-59 18-22 70.

HANOVER (9-12) - Little 7-13 2-2 16, Wynn 3-11 5-5 11, S.Joslin 0-1 0-0 0, Bair 5-19 0-0 11, brock 0-4 0-0 0, T.Joslin 2-7 0-0 6, Kolls 0-1 0-0 0, Schmahl 0-1 0-0 0, Roach 3-5 0-0 6, Moore 4-8 4-4 12. Totals: 24-70 11-11 62.

Halftime: HC 39, TMC 34. 3-pointers: TMC 8-18 (Clift 2-3, Schroeder 3-6, Bess 0-3, Roberts 0-3, Stein 2-2, Byars 1-1), HC 3-18 (Little 0-1, Wynn 0-4, S.Joslin 0-1, Bair 1-4, Brock 0-2, T.Joslin 2-6). Rebounds: TMC 43 (Clift 10), HC 44 (Wynn 14). Assists: TMC 12 (Clift 3, Schroeder 3), HC 17 (Wynn 5). Technical fouls - None. Attendance - N/A.

Men's basketball

Defiance 93, Mount St. Joseph 77

Curt Croy scored a career-high 30 points as Defiance handed the Lions their fifth straight loss.

Mount junior Tom Luther scored 20 points and grabbed nine rebounds.

DEFIANCE COLLEGE (14-9, 6-7 HCAC) - Croy 10-15 7-8 30, Stuckmeyer 2-3 5-5 9, Kurdziel 5-13 6-6 16, Laudick 2-6 1-2 5, Milovic 6-12 1-2 13, Blasko 0-1 0-0 0, Hammons 4-6 3-5 11, Smolenski 0-1 0-0 0, Fidler 3-4 2-3 9. Totals: 32-61 25-31 93.

MOUNT ST. JOSEPH (11-12, 5-7) - Washington 1-2 0-0 2, Sweet 5-10 4-4 15, Engelkamp 6-13 3-4 16, Volkerding 8-12 1-2 17, Stephens 0-2 0-0 0, Luther 4-13 12-13 20, Cropper 1-3 0-0 2, Mahon 0-7 1-2 1, Eichhold 0-0 2-2 2, Nash 0-0 2-2 2. Totals: 25-63 25-31 77.

Halftime: D 34, MSJ 24. 3-pointers: D 4-14 (Croy 3-6, Kurdziel 0-4, Hammons 0-2, Fidler 1-2), MSJ 2-16 (Washington 0-1, Sweet 1-3, Engelkamp 1-5, Volkerding 0-1, Cropper 0-2, Mahon 0-4). Rebounds: D 39 (Miklovic 8), MSJ 31 (Luther 9). Assists: D 15 (Kurdziel 5), MSJ 10 (Sweet 4). Technical fouls - None. Attendance -150.

Hanover 74, Thomas More 52

Sophomore Matt Moore scored a game-high 21 points as the Panthers won their 11th straight game and clinched their third straight Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference title.

Freshman Chris Thompson's 20 points led the Saints, who suffered their fourth loss in five games.

HANOVER (22-1) - Lanning 7-9 0-0 14, Dennis 2-5 0-0 4, McCracken 4-8 4-4 15, Moore 9-14 1-2 21, Clevenger 4-9 0-0 11, Minyard 0-1 1-2 1, Cook 0-0 0-0 0, Caldwell 0-0 0-0 0, Lye 3-6 0-0 6, Chrin 1-3 0-0 2, Burakeiwicz 0-0 0-0 0. Totals: 30-55 6-8 74.

THOMAS MORE (6-16) - T.Johnson 2-6 0-0 4, Klein 1-8 0-0 2, Rhye 1-2 0-0 2, Thompson 8-14 2-2 20, Mulberry 3-8 0-0 9, Woodard 0-2 1-2 1, Russell 2-3 0-0 4, M.Johnson 3-7 0-1 6, Wachs 0-4 2-4 2, Busby 0-1 0-0 0, Thurman 1-2 0-0 0, Brown 0-1 0-0 0, Hardy 0-0 0-0 0. Totals: 21-58 5-9 52.

Halftime: HC 36, TMC 29. 3-pointers: HC 8-22 (McCracken 3-7, Moore 2-6, Clevenger 3-7, Minyard 0-1, Chrin 0-1), TMC 5-21 (Klein 0-2, Thompson 2-5, Mulberry 3-7, Woodard 0-2, M.Johnson 0-3, Busby 0-1, Brown 0-1). Rebounds: HC 35 (McCracken 6, Moore 6), TMC 30 (Wachs 8). Assists: HC 17 (McCracken 4), TMC 14 (Rhye 5). Technical fouls - None. Attendance - 212.




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