Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Falls to No. 22 Messiah

Allie Appleby
Allie Appleby

Frederick, Md. The Hood Blazers fell to the 22nd ranked Messiah 80-49. The Blazers showed perseverance throughout the night to a top 25 nationally ranked team.

Inside the Box Score:

How it Happened:

  • The Blazers kept the game close through the first quarter 16-12. However, Messiah outscored the Blazers in the second quarter 25-4, and led at the half 41-16. The Blazers played tough through the second half, and finished the game with a strong fourth quarter, matching Messiah 19-19.
  • With two seconds remaining, transfer Miriam Jones added her first two points as a Blazer with a drive to the hoop.

Notes:

  • The Blazers shot 30 percent from the field to Messiah's 46 percent. The Blazers caused 14 turnovers overall to Messiah.
  • Gillian Glackin had a big game for the Falcons. The forward finished with 16 points, 10 rebounds and seven blocked shots. 
  • Alecia Rohrer added 12 points and nine boards, while Kaitlyn Hoff pitched in with 10 points. 

Up Next:

Hood hosts Widener at home on Saturday, January 14 for a weekend conference game in the Middle Atlantic Conference Commonwealth.

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