Blazers halted by late run

Zara Whitfield (Photo by Craig Chase,
Zara Whitfield (Photo by Craig Chase,

FREDERICK, Md.- The Hood College women's basketball surrendered a late run to the visiting Lycoming Warriors and fell by a score of 59-47.

Inside the Box Score

  • Maggie Tien led the Blazers with 16 points, including five three-pointers.
  • Ebony Pitt had a game-high four assists and four steals to go along with five rebounds.

How it Happened

  • The teams traded buckets in the early going with the Warriors holding a slight 13-11 advantage after one period.
  • A 3-pointer in the final seconds of the first half by Lauren Keeney tied the game 24-24 heading into halftime.
  • A jumper by Morgan Anderson gave Hood an eight-point lead at the 6:22 mark in the third quarter, 35-27.
  • Lycoming went on a 10-2 run and tied the game just over two minutes later with a three-pointer by Megan Helminiak, 37-37.
  • Hood was able to notch a 43-41 lead after three quarters but Lycoming put together an 18-4 run to pull away in the final period.


  • Erica Lutz and Kayla Kline each recorded double-doubles for the Warriors. Lutz notched 19 points and 13 boards. Kline pulled down 11 rebounds to go with 15 points.
  • Akilah McFadden added 10 points.

Up Next

The Blazers host Stevenson on Wednesday, January 16th at 8 p.m.

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