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January 14, 2009 Rocky Mount, NC- The Salem College basketball team was defeated by N.C. Wesleyan, 67-57. Salem fought back from a 7 point halftime deficit to tie the game, 50-50, with 4:36 remaining. N.C. Wesleyan went on a 10-2 run over the next 3:12 to take control of the...

January 14, 2009

Rocky Mount, NC- The Salem College basketball team was defeated by N.C. Wesleyan, 67-57. Salem fought back from a 7 point halftime deficit to tie the game, 50-50, with 4:36 remaining. N.C. Wesleyan went on a 10-2 run over the next 3:12 to take control of the game. Destiny Harris (Concord, NC) led the Spirits in scoring with 12 points. Salem falls to 5-13, while N.C. Wesleyan improves to 4-5. 

N.C. Wesleyan led at the half 37-30. Joanne Hall (Concord, NC) had 10 points for Salem. Michala Michaux (Morganton, NC) pulled in 12 rebounds, and Sarah Smith (Hays, NC) added 10 rebounds. Salem lost 55-41 to N.C. Wesleyan at home in their first game of the season. Essence Chambers led Wesleyan with 26 points.

Salem travels to Montreat College on January 19th. 

Salem vs NC Wesleyan
01/14/09 5:30 p.m. at Rocky Mount, NC (Everett Gym)
At Rocky Mount, NC (Everett Gym)
NC WESLEYAN 67, SALEM 57
SALEM (5-14)
Harris, Destiny 3-5 4-4 12; Hall, Joanne 4-8 1-2 10; Michaux, Michala 3-7
0-0 9; Sauer, Courtney 4-13 0-0 8; Rector, Kelsey 1-9 5-6 7; Sarah Smith 2-8
0-0 5; Watts, Jessi 2-6 0-0 4; Lineberry, Hailie 1-2 0-2 2. Totals 20-58
10-14 57.
NC WESLEYAN (4-5)
CHAMBERS, Essence 7-22 11-12 26; HOLLOWAY, T'Keya 6-13 1-2 13; TOBIAS,
Gretchen 6-12 0-1 12; DRIVER, Desiree' 2-4 3-12 7; JONES, Jessica 2-3 0-0 6;
MILLS, Meredith 1-6 1-2 3; CAMPBELL, Triann 0-0 0-0 0; PERRY, Jessica 0-0
0-0 0; SMITH, Angel 0-1 0-0 0; WILLIAMS, Nicole 0-5 0-0 0. Totals 24-66
16-29 67.
Salem.........................   30   27  -   57
NC Wesleyan...................   37   30  -   67
3-point goals--Salem 7-25 (Michaux, Michala 3-4; Harris, Destiny 2-3; Hall,
Joanne 1-1; Sarah Smith 1-3; Rector, Kelsey 0-7; Sauer, Courtney 0-7), NC
Wesleyan 3-9 (JONES, Jessica 2-3; CHAMBERS, Essence 1-2; MILLS, Meredith
0-3; WILLIAMS, Nicole 0-1). Fouled out--Salem-Michaux, Michala, NC
Wesleyan-None. Rebounds--Salem 44 (Michaux, Michala 12), NC Wesleyan 46
(TOBIAS, Gretchen 13). Assists--Salem 9 (Watts, Jessi 3), NC Wesleyan 11
(CHAMBERS, Essence 4). Total fouls--Salem 20, NC Wesleyan 12. Technical
fouls--Salem-None, NC Wesleyan-None. A-117

 

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