Box Score to follow
LYNN, Mass. -- Pine Manor College women's basketball cruised past the Fisher College Falcons on their way to a 91-61 victory on Wednesday night at Fectau-Leary Gymnasium. The Gators improve to 19-3. Fisher drops to 8-15.
Alexis Lee (Akron, Ohio) finished with a game-high 27 points while Ari DeJesus (Providence, R.I.), 17 points and 19 rebounds, and Jayva Johnson (West Haven, Conn.), 14 points, 10 rebounds, both finished with double-doubles. Freshman Maria Vaughan (Oknawa, Japan) also dished out 12 of Pine Manor's 22 assists. Vaughan has now recorded 24 assists in her last two games.
The Lady Falcons had four players score in double figures, led by Javana Bernard’s 21 points on 8 of 34 shooting. Fellow senior Porsha Grayson added 13 points and 11 rebounds while sophomore Christine Briggs tallied 12 points and 10 rebounds. Freshman Alexis Akridge contributed 11 points and six rebounds.
The Gators proved to be too much for the Falcons in the early-going, scoring 49 of their 91 points in the first half before cruising to the 91-61 victory
Pine Manor will have a chance to tie the school record for wins in a season (20) in their regular season finale next Tuesday night when they host Newbury at 6:00 PM at Brunelli Court. The Lady Falcons close out the 2013-2014 season on Wednesday, February 19th when they travel to Framingham State University for a 6pm tip-off.
Thu, February 13, 2014
by Miles Roberts