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Basketball starts off season with a win

November 15, 2009- Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College basketball team started off their 2009-2010 season with their first ever Great South victory. The Spirits defeated Agnes Scott 80-70 at home. Salem had four different players score in double-digits, and built a lead as large as 22 in the game. Sarah Smith...

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Basketball defeats Bennett College to improve to 2-0

November 20, 2009 Raleigh, NC-The Salem College basketball team improved to 2-0 with a 64-44 victory over Bennett College in the Peace Invitational. Sarah Smith (Hays, NC) had her second double-double of the season with 10 points and 14 rebounds to lead the Spirits. Salem improves to 2-0 with the...

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Basketball suffers first loss of the season in Peace Invitational Championship game

November 21, 2009 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College basketball team suffered their first loss of the season against Salisbury University, 61-42. The Spirits met Salisbury in the Peace College Invitational Championship game after Salem defeated Bennett College last night. Shamaz Denerson (Atlanta, GA) led the team with 16 points and 8...

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Basketball drops home game against Methodist

November 24, 2009 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College basketball team lost at home 69-43 against Methodist University. Methodist used a 21-3 run to end the first half and break the game open. Kelsey Rector (State Road, NC) led Salem with 13 points. The Spirits fall to 2-2 on the season with...

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Basketball improves to 2-0 in GSAC

December 04, 2009 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College basketball team improved to 2-0 in the Great South Athletic Conference (GSAC) with a 75-63 victory against visiting Spelman College. Sarah Smith (Hays, NC) had her third double-double of the season with 19 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Spirits. Salem improves...

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Basketball loses first conference game of ths season against Piedmont

December 05, 2009 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College basketball team dropped their first Great South Athletic Conference (GSAC) game of the season to Piedmont College. Piedmont held on for the 81-68 win despite 17 points and 5 rebounds by Racheal Salmons (Yadkinville, NC). Salem falls to 2-1 in the conference and...

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Basketball drops GSAC game at Maryville

January 03, 2010 Maryville, TN-The Salem College basketball team lost their first game of 2010 at Maryville College, 105-47. Sarah Wright (Siler City, NC) led the Spirits with 10 points and 2 rebounds. Salem drops to 3-4 overall with the loss, and Maryville improves to 8-4. Salem is now 2-2...

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Featured Athlete of the Week-Sarah Smith

Full Name: Sarah SmithSport: BasketballHometown: Hays, NCYear: SophomoreHigh School: North WilkesHeight: 6'0Family: Debbie (mother), Bobby (father), Jacob (brother)Hobbies: basketball and studyingThis season in basketball: Sarah leads the basketball team in conference-only points per game (11.0), and she is third in overall per game (9.0). She is averaging 8.3 rebounds per...

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Basketball falls short on the road at Piedmont

January 04, 2010 Demorest, GA-The Salem College basketball team lost 84-64 on the road at Piedmont College in a Great South game. The Spirits played their second game in as many days on the road. They had five players score in double figures led by 13 points from Kelsey Rector...

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Basketball gets a non-conference win on the road

January 10, 2010 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College basketball team got back in the win column by defeating Piedmont Baptist College on the road, 81-61. Sarah Smith (Hays, NC) led the Spirits with 23 points and 9 rebounds. Michala Michaux came two assists and two points away from a triple-double with...

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