Women's Basketball Drops Game to Baldwin Wallace Wednesday

Women's Basketball Drops Game to Baldwin Wallace Wednesday

ALLIANCE, Ohio--Mount Union's women's basketball lost an Ohio Athletic Conference contest, 74-53, Wednesday night to the Yellow Jackets of Baldwin Wallace.

The Purple Raiders (10-10, 4-9 OAC) were led by junior guard Chandler Moore (Girard, Pa. / Girard) who posted a career-high and game-high 18 points and eight rebounds.

Baldwin Wallace had three players in double figures, Jessica Lairson had 13 points leading the way for the Yellow Jackets (15-5, 10-3 OAC).

In the first half there were tie scores on six different occasions with the last being 21-21 with 6:00 minutes left in the first half. The two teams traded baskets as Baldwin Wallace took a three point advantage, 34-31, into halftime.

Mount Union came out of the locker room and scored the first four points to take their final lead 35-34. Two more ties occurred, 37-37 with 16:20 remaining and 39-39 with 15:28 left in the game. Baldwin Wallace would then break off a 34-10 run to take a 24-point advantage.

The Yellow Jackets would go on to win by a final count of 74-53.

Mount Union will next take on Otterbein Saturday at 3 pm at the McPherson Academic and Athletic Complex in Alliance.

Newspaper Box Score
Baldwin Wallace vs Mount Union
2/05/14 7:30 PM at Alliance, Ohio - MAAC
At Alliance, Ohio - MAAC
BALDWIN WALLACE 74, MOUNT UNION 53
BALDWIN WALLACE (15-5, 10-3 OAC)
Jessica Lairson 3-8 6-7 13; Alissa Munro 4-7 2-3 11; Sam Hamar 4-7 2-3 10;
Lexi Rohrbach 3-5 1-2 7; Shari Mangas 3-7 1-3 7; Janaya Feaster 3-6 0-0 6;
Clara Lemmon 2-3 1-1 5; Sydney Clark 2-6 0-1 4; Mackenzie Colombo 2-3 0-0 4;
Erin Allen 1-2 0-1 2; She'Kiera Brooks 1-2 0-0 2; Allyson Helleis 1-2 0-0 2;
Marissa Hellisz 0-0 1-2 1; Ally Dehart 0-1 0-0 0; Jessa Gilberto 0-0 0-0 0;
Megan McKean 0-1 0-0 0; Steph Kumler 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 29-60 14-23 74.
MOUNT UNION (10-10, 4-9 OAC)
Chandler Moore 6-13 5-5 18; Sarah Grippi 4-10 1-3 9; Annie Bova 3-11 2-2 8;
Robyn Brown 2-4 0-1 5; Amanda Turner 1-4 0-0 3; Alexis Parsons 1-1 0-1 2;
Emma Horning 0-6 2-2 2; Aly Daniel 1-2 0-0 2; Abby Wemhoff 1-1 0-0 2; Nancy
Osborne 0-2 2-2 2; Haley Hassinger 0-2 0-0 0; Bridget Lyons 0-7 0-0 0;
Colleen Kennehan 0-1 0-1 0; Olivia Holt 0-3 0-0 0. Totals 19-67 12-17 53.
Baldwin Wallace...............   34   40  -   74
Mount Union...................   31   22  -   53
3-point goals--Baldwin Wallace 2-12 (Jessica Lairson 1-3; Alissa Munro 1-3;
Shari Mangas 0-2; Janaya Feaster 0-1; Sydney Clark 0-1; Mackenzie Colombo
0-1; Ally Dehart 0-1), Mount Union 3-21 (Robyn Brown 1-3; Amanda Turner 1-3;
Chandler Moore 1-3; Emma Horning 0-2; Nancy Osborne 0-2; Haley Hassinger
0-1; Colleen Kennehan 0-1; Olivia Holt 0-1; Annie Bova 0-5). Fouled
out--Baldwin Wallace-None, Mount Union-Annie Bova. Rebounds--Baldwin Wallace
40 (Sam Hamar 8), Mount Union 51 (Sarah Grippi 8; Chandler Moore 8).
Assists--Baldwin Wallace 12 (Janaya Feaster 4), Mount Union 12 (Colleen
Kennehan 4). Total fouls--Baldwin Wallace 18, Mount Union 21. Technical
fouls--Baldwin Wallace-None, Mount Union-None. A-312