College Women’s Basketball Final: Guilford 66, Roanoke 47

Posted by Press Release on January 4, 2018 at 8:59 am under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Miracle Walters scored a game and career-high 24 points and ignited a big second half as Guilford College defeated visiting Roanoke, 66-47, on Wednesday night. The Quakers improved to 9-1 and 3-0 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference action. The Maroons dropped to 4-18, 1-2.

The home team held a 32-30 lead at halftime. Guilford then outscored RC 20-8 in the third quarter and 14-9 in the final period. Walters had 19 of her points in the second half. She was 9-15 shooting and made all six of her free throws.

Lauren Ramsey added 18 points and 13 rebounds and five assists for the Quakers. Essence Abraham contributed a season-best 16 points. She shot 6-9 and made four three-point baskets for GC.

For Roanoke, Molly Hassell tallied 14 points. She was 5-12 from the field and made four three-pointers.

Guilford shot 47-percent (22-57) and held the Maroons to 17-52 shooting (33-percent). The Quakers defense held Roanoke to 21-percent (5-24) shooting in the second half and forced 21 RC turnovers. Guilford had a slight edge in rebounds (34-33) and committed 16 turnovers.

GC made 5-10 free throws while the Maroons converted just six of 20 from the charity stripe.

The Quakers play at Washington and Lee on Friday (1/5). Game time is 5 p.m.

Game Notes:
-Abraham (Greensboro, N.C./Dudley) – season-high 16 points
-Walters (Elkin, N.C./Elkin) – career-high 24 points
-Ramsey (Lexington, N.C./North Davidson) – career-high 13 rebounds, 2nd double-double this year, 25 points shy of 1,000 for her career
-The trio combined for 58 of the Quakers’ 66 points.
-Roanoke’s Hassell is the ODAC leader in 3-pointers and 3-point FG %
-GC’s 9th straight win; matches longest since last year (also 9 games)

Roanoke vs Guilford
01/03/18 7:30 p.m. at Greensboro, NC – Ragan-Brown Field House
At Greensboro, NC – Ragan-Brown Field House

GUILFORD 66
ROANOKE 47

ROANOKE (4-8, 1-2 ODAC): HASSELL, Molly 5-12 0-0 14; SHUR, Madeline 4-7 1-2 9; McMANIMEN, Laura 4-10 0-0 9; MARTIN, Chris 3-8 0-0 7; HARRELL, Kristina 0-2 5-8 5; McPADDEN, Corinne 1-3 0-0 2; MAINSAH, Kristal 0-2 1-4 1; BIRKEL, Alaina 0-0 0-0 0; LOUROS, Jessica 0-0 0-0 0; WHEELER, Megan 0-1 0-0 0; LIVENGOOD, Allison 0-4 0-0 0; MAXWELL, Victoria 0-3 0-0 0. Totals 17-52 7-14 47.

GUILFORD (9-1, 3-0 ODAC): WALTERS, Miracle 9-15 6-6 24; RAMSEY, Lauren 9-17 0-0 18; ABRAHAM, Essence 6-9 0-0 16; MEDLIN, Kendyl 2-5 1-1 6; CARINI, Julie 1-4 0-0 2; JACOBS, TJ 0-2 0-2 0; ALLEN, Brianna 0-0 0-0 0; DUNLAP, Monell 0-3 0-0 0; McBRIDE, Jasmine 0-2 0-0 0. Totals 27-57 7-9 66.

Roanoke.......................   17   13    8    9  -   47
Guilford......................   10   22   20   14  -   66

3-point goals–Roanoke 6-20 (HASSELL, Molly 4-9; McMANIMEN, Laura 1-3; MARTIN, Chris 1-4; LIVENGOOD, Allison 0-1; HARRELL, Kristina 0-2; SHUR, Madeline 0-1), Guilford 5-10 (ABRAHAM, Essence 4-6; MEDLIN, Kendyl 1-2; McBRIDE, Jasmine 0-1; RAMSEY, Lauren 0-1).
Fouled out–Roanoke-None, Guilford-None.
Rebounds–Roanoke 33 (SHUR, Madeline 6), Guilford 34 (RAMSEY, Lauren 13).
Assists–Roanoke 9 (HARRELL, Kristina 4), Guilford 13 (McBRIDE, Jasmine 6).
Total fouls–Roanoke 10, Guilford 17.
Technical fouls–Roanoke-None, Guilford-None.
A-100
Old Dominion Athletic Conference game.


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