Basketball falls in season finale game at Covenant
February 25, 2012
Lookout Mountain, GA-The Salem College basketball team lost in their final game of the season at Covenant College 65-47. Amber Miller (Mebane, NC) led the Spirits with 15 points and 7 rebounds. Salem finishes the season with a 3-19 record, and Covenant improves to 6-19.
The Spirits hung around until 4 minutes remained in the first half, when they trailed 24-18. Covenant finished the first half with a 10-2 run to take a 14 point advantage into the break. The Spirits pulled the lead to 11 early in the second half, but they were never able to get any closer.
Racheal Salmons (Yadkinville, NC) had 15 points for Salem and Zy Henderson (Spartanburg, SC) added 10 points. Margaret Cross led Covenant with 20 points.