December 8, 2012

#2 Women's Basketball Stays Undefeated With 84-63 Win at Heidelberg

TIFFIN, Ohio – No. 2 ranked Mount Union remained undefeated on the season with an 84-63 win at Heidelberg in an Ohio Athletic Conference women's basketball Saturday in Tiffin.

The Purple Raiders (7-0, 2-0 OAC) got a game-high 26 points from senior Rosa LaMattina (Westlake/Westlake), 16 points off the bench from freshman Annie Bova (Parma Heights/Beaumont) and 10 points from sophomore Aly Daniel (Willard/Willard).

Mount Union only trailed in the game once by one point when Heidelberg's Kathleen Phillips had a layup at the 17:45 mark in the first period to make it 5-4.

The Raiders pushed back ahead leading 38-25 at the break and never looked back as they extended the lead to as many as 28 points at the 10:51 mark remaining in the second period when it was 70-42 Mount Union.

The Berg (3-3, 0-2 OAC) had three go for double digits, leading the way was junior Kathleen Phillips with 18 points. Junior Megan Miller and sophomore Paige Ricketts scored 15 and 13 points respectively.  

Mount Union plays at home Saturday December 15th at 3 pm against Otterbein in an OAC game at the McPherson Academic and Athletic Complex.


Newspaper Box Score
Mount Union vs Heidelberg
12/08/12 3:00 pm at Seiberling Gym; Tiffin, Ohio
At Seiberling Gym; Tiffin, Ohio
U OF MOUNT UNION 84, HEIDELBERG 63
U OF MOUNT UNION (7-0 (2-0 OAC))
Rosa LaMattina 8-16 4-6 26; Annie Bova 6-9 0-0 16; Aly Daniel 5-5 0-0 10;
Marybeth Leitch 3-5 0-0 6; Tierney Allen 3-5 0-0 6; Brittany Kilgore 3-5 0-0
6; Maggie Miller 2-3 0-0 5; Nancy Osborne 1-7 1-2 3; Amanda Turner 1-5 0-0
2; Kensie Kimble 1-3 0-0 2; Jessie Baldridge 1-1 0-0 2; Sarah Grippi 0-0 0-0
0; Megan Saunders 0-0 0-0 0; Chandler Moore 0-1 0-0 0; Bridget Lyons 0-0 0-0
0; Abby Wemhoff 0-1 0-0 0; Katie Reed 0-0 0-0 0; Shayna Panchik 0-2 0-0 0;
Olivia Holt 0-2 0-0 0. Totals 34-70 5-8 84.
HEIDELBERG (3-3 (0-2 OAC))
Kathleen Phillips 8-20 0-0 18; Megan Miller 6-11 2-3 15; Paige Ricketts 4-7
2-2 13; Jordan Ickes 1-4 3-3 5; Erin Sims 2-4 0-0 5; Nicole Payne 1-3 1-2 3;
Emily Giel 1-7 0-1 3; Allie Hawkins 0-1 1-2 1; Kayla Zachrich 0-1 0-0 0;
Erin Pacholski 0-0 0-0 0; Kyra Dorney 0-0 0-1 0. Totals 23-58 9-14 63.
U of Mount Union..............   38   46  -   84
Heidelberg....................   25   38  -   63
3-point goals--U of Mount Union 11-29 (Rosa LaMattina 6-8; Annie Bova 4-7;
Maggie Miller 1-2; Tierney Allen 0-1; Nancy Osborne 0-3; Amanda Turner 0-3;
Kensie Kimble 0-1; Chandler Moore 0-1; Abby Wemhoff 0-1; Shayna Panchik 0-1;
Olivia Holt 0-1), Heidelberg 8-21 (Paige Ricketts 3-6; Kathleen Phillips
2-4; Erin Sims 1-1; Megan Miller 1-4; Emily Giel 1-3; Kayla Zachrich 0-1;
Allie Hawkins 0-1; Jordan Ickes 0-1). Fouled out--U of Mount Union-None,
Heidelberg-None. Rebounds--U of Mount Union 39 (Rosa LaMattina 6),
Heidelberg 28 (Jordan Ickes 9). Assists--U of Mount Union 16 (Nancy Osborne
4; Rosa LaMattina 4), Heidelberg 11 (Jordan Ickes 3). Total fouls--U of
Mount Union 15, Heidelberg 7. Technical fouls--U of Mount Union-None,
Heidelberg-None. A-135
'Berg's first Ohio Athletic Conference home contest

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