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Basketball wins conference game against Georgia Wesleyan

January 22, 2010Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College basketball team used a strong second half to defeat Georgia Wesleyan, 68-52, in a Great South game. Sarah Smith (Hays, NC) recorded a double-double with 15 points and 11 rebounds. Salem improves to 6-7 overall and 3-4 in conference, and Georgia Wesleyan drops to...

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Featured Athlete of the Week-Kelsey Rector

Full Name: Kelsey RectorSport: BasketballPosition: GuardHometown: State Road, NCHigh School: Elkin HighFamily: Denise (mother), Lane (father), and Ashlen (sister)Hobbies: reading, running, drawingYear: Junior2009-2010 season stats: Kelsey leads the team with 12.2 points per game. She is second on the team in steals per game (1.1). Kelsey is shooting an impressive...

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Basketball gets twenty-seven from Rector in win

January 25, 2010Winston-Salem, NC- The Salem College basketball team used a ferocious rally at the start of the second half to defeat Huntingdon College, 70-61, in a Great South game. Kelsey Rector (State Road, NC) scored a team season-high 27 points in the win, including 14-20 from the free-throw line....

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Basketball falls to Spelman on the road

January 28, 2010Decatur, GA- The Salem College basketball team lost on the road, 65-64, against conference foe Spelman College. Kelsey Rector (State Road, NC) continued her hot-streak with 17 points and 2 steals. Salem falls to 7-8 overall and 4-5 in the Great South. Spelman improves to 4-11 overall and...

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Basketball picks up biggest win of season at Wesleyan

January 29, 2010 Macon, GA-The Salem College basketball team beat Georgia Wesleyan, 93-57, for their largest victory of the season. Sarah Smith (Hays, NC) had a double-double with 19 points and 10 rebounds. Amber Miller (Mebane, NC) was one assist away from a triple-double. She had 12 points, 10 rebounds,...

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Basketball falls on the road at Agnes Scott

January 31, 2010 Decatur, GA-The Salem College basketball team lost a conference game at Agnes Scott, 65-45. Sarah Smith (Hays, NC) led Salem with 14 points and 6 rebounds. Salem drops to 8-9 overall, and 5-6 in the conference with the loss. Agnes Scott improves to 6-14 overall, and 4-5...

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Basketball beats N.C. Wesleyan at home by 16

February 4, 2010Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College basketball team took control in the second half to defeat North Carolina Wesleyan College, 84-68. Shamaz Denerson (Atlanta, GA) led the Spirits with 16 points and 9 rebounds in the non-conference game. Salem improves to 9-9 with the win, and Wesleyan falls to 0-17.The...

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Basketball drops conference game against LaGrange

February 07, 2010Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College basketball team dropped a home game against LaGrange College, 87-82. The Spirits kept the game close, but foul shooting sealed the win for LaGrange. Salem celebrated the last home regular season game for Michala Michaux (Morganton, NC) and Lauren Redman (Lenoir, NC). Michaux finished...

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Featured Athlete of the Week-Lauren Redman

Full Name: Lauren RedmanHometown: Lenoir, NCYear: SeniorSport: BasketballPosition: ForwardHeight:5'9High School: West CaldwellThis season for the basketball team: Lauren is third on the team averaging 8.4 points per game. She is averaging 7.9 points per game in Great South action. Lauren is averaging 4.2 rebounds per game, 1.0 assists per game,...

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Rector selected as Great South Basketball Player of the Week

The Great South Athletic Conference has announced the women's basketball Player of the Week.Salem Collegejunior pointguard Kelsey Rector is the Player of the Week for the week ending Feb. 7.Rector averaged 16 points, 4.5 rebounds and 4.5 assists as the Spirits went 1-1 last week. She had 17 points and...

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