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Basketball has four score double-digit points in loss to Peace

December 03, 2008 Winston-Salem, NC- The Salem College basketball team lost at home tonight to Peace, 67-60. The team had four players score double-digit points in the loss. Sarah Smith (Hays, NC) had her second double-double of the year with 12 points and 13 rebounds. Ashley Wilcox (Ronda, NC) had...

December 03, 2008

Winston-Salem, NC- The Salem College basketball team lost at home tonight to Peace, 67-60. The team had four players score double-digit points in the loss. Sarah Smith (Hays, NC) had her second double-double of the year with 12 points and 13 rebounds. Ashley Wilcox (Ronda, NC) had her second strong night in a row with 13 points and 5 rebounds. Peace improves to 3-1 on the season, while Salem drops to 3-7. 

Salem jumped out to an early 13-3 lead, and held a 29-23 advantage at half. The Spirits would hold the lead at 36-35 with 13:34 left. Peace went on a 20-4 run over the next 5:01 to take a fifteen point lead. Salem would cut the lead back to 2, 62-60, with only 2:20 left. Peace scored the last 5 points of the game. Kelsey Rector (State Road, NC) scored 12 points on 5-11 from the field. Jessi Watts (Hillsville, VA) had 10 points and 5 rebounds for Salem. Christy Freeman and LeAnne Horne led Peace in scoring with 16 points each.

Salem travels to Decatur, GA this weekend for the Smart Women Sweat Tournament hosted by Agnes Scott. They will take on Bennett College and Spelman College.

 

Peace vs Salem
12/03/08 7:00 at Salem
At Salem
PEACE 67, SALEM 60
PEACE (3-1)
HORNE, LeAnne 7-19 2-4 16; FREEMAN, Christy 7-14 1-2 16; SEEGER, Lauren 6-9
0-0 12; JOHNSTON, Brittany 3-8 1-2 7; MICKEY, Brenna 3-4 1-2 7; MINTON,
Margaret 2-7 0-0 5; LYNN, Brittany 1-7 0-1 2; BRIDGES, Megan 1-3 0-0 2;
DAVIS, Rebecca 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 30-71 5-11 67.
SALEM (3-7)
Wilcox, Ashley 3-11 6-10 13; Rector, Kelsey 5-11 0-0 12; Sarah Smith 3-9
6-10 12; Watts, Jessi 2-7 4-5 10; Hall, Joanne 1-9 3-4 6; Michaux, Michala
1-2 2-2 4; Sauer, Courtney 1-6 1-2 3; Lineberry, Hailie 0-0 0-0 0; Thurlow,
Brittany 0-0 0-0 0; Thibodeaux, Stephane 0-0 0-0 0; Harris, Destiny 0-2 0-0
0. Totals 16-57 22-33 60.
Peace.........................   23   44  -   67
Salem.........................   29   31  -   60
3-point goals--Peace 2-8 (MINTON, Margaret 1-4; FREEMAN, Christy 1-3; HORNE,
LeAnne 0-1), Salem 6-22 (Watts, Jessi 2-4; Rector, Kelsey 2-7; Wilcox,
Ashley 1-3; Hall, Joanne 1-4; Harris, Destiny 0-1; Sauer, Courtney 0-1;
Sarah Smith 0-2). Fouled out--Peace-None, Salem-Wilcox, Ashley.
Rebounds--Peace 42 (SEEGER, Lauren 10), Salem 40 (Sarah Smith 13).
Assists--Peace 11 (HORNE, LeAnne 4), Salem 8 (Wilcox, Ashley 2; Hall, Joanne
2; Sarah Smith 2; Sauer, Courtney 2). Total fouls--Peace 26, Salem 19.
Technical fouls--Peace-HORNE, LeAnne, Salem-None.
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