Hood drops season opener at Shenandoah

Mia Savoy
Mia Savoy

WINCHESTER, Va.- The Hood College women's basketball team dropped their season opener to the Shenandoah Hornets 65-54.

Inside the Box Score

How it Happened

  • The Hornets opened the game with a 7-2 run just over a minute and a half into the game.
  • Both teams traded buckets with Shenandoah holding a 15-11 advantage after one period.
  • Hood took a slim 17-15 lead almost a minute into the second quarter on a 3-pointer by Rian Wright.
  • Shenandoah responded with a 10-0 run to regain the lead that was finally halted by a Tamiya Ford jumper that made the scored 25-19.
  • The Hornets held a 35-27 edge at the halftime break.
  • The Blazers struggled to score in the third period and Shenandoah opened up a 13 point lead heading into the final period.
  • Hood used a layup by Bridget Smith to cut the deficit to nine at 61-52 with just over a minute to play.
  • The Hornets spend the remainder of the game at the free throw line to ice the game.

Notes

  • Ashley Stone led the Hornets with a game-high 16 points.
  • Ragan Johnson came off the bench for 11 points and eight boards.
  • Shannon Kuhn added 10 points and Jordan Sondrol pulled down nine rebounds.
  • Sarah Donley and McKenzie Mathis chipped in with 4 assist apiece.
  • Hood held a 21-12 edge in turnovers.

Up Next

The Blazers travel to Goucher on Tuesday, November 13th at 7 p.m.

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