November 21, 2009

Diplomats Bury Gophers

Box Score

LANCASTER, Pa. - Beth Holt scored a game-high 20 points to lead Franklin & Marshall to a 69-40 victory over Goucher in the first round of the 2009 Terry Greene Memorial Tournament.

The Diplomats (1-0) jumped out to an early 10-2 lead and never trailed. F&M finished the first half on a 22-10 scoring run and led by as much as 30 points with 2:20 left the game.  Three players scored in double figures for the Diplomats.

Megan Pauley scored 12, of her 14 points in the first half while Holt added 11.  F&M finished the half with a 37-19 lead.

Pauley finished the night going 5-for-14 from the floor and 2-for-2 from the three-point line and added five assists. Holt was 6-for-12 from the field, 2-for-5 from behind the arc and a perfect 6-for-6 from the charity stripe.

Alexa Barbush was 4-for-9 from the field and 2-for-2 from the line turning in a 10 point performance. 

Alison Menna pulled downed a team-high seven rebounds and added two points for the Diplomats.

Amber Smith and Kelsey Myette each scored eight points for Goucher (1-2).

The Diplomats will face Elizabethtown, an 83-62 winner of Brooklyn, for an all Lancaster County final on Sunday at 3:00 pm. The consolation game will feature Goucher and Brooklyn at 1:00 pm.

                        
FRANKLIN & MARSHALL 69, GOUCHER 40

GOUCHER (1-2)
Kelsey Myette 3-8 2-2 8; Amber Smith 4-12 0-0 8; Jaclyn Kellon 2-3 2-5 6; Shante Atkinson 2-6 1-2 5; Amy Smith 2-5 0-0 4; Victoria Mitchell 2-9 0-0 4; Elizabeth von Ende 1-7 0-0 3; Candra Scott 1-3 0-0 2; Abby Paris 0-0 0-1 0; Ebony Winn 0-3 0-1 0. Totals 17-56 5-11 40.

FRANKLIN & MARSHALL (1-0)
Beth Holt 6-12 6-6 20; Megan Pauley 5-14 2-4 14; Alexa Barbush 4-9 2-2 10; Colleen Bott 1-4 4-6 6; Elizabeth Snyder 1-6 3-4 5; Allison Bauer 1-2 3-4 5; Emily Johnson 2-5 0-0 4; Amy Chabitnoy 0-0 2-2 2; Alison Menna 1-5 0-0 2; Tracy Hahn 0-1 1-2 1; Michelle Montagna 0-4 0-0 0. Totals 21-62 23-30 69.

Goucher    19    21    40
Franklin & Marshall    37    32    69

3-point goals--Goucher 1-5 (Elizabeth von Ende 1-3; Amy Smith 0-2), Franklin & Marshall 4-12 (Beth Holt 2-5; Megan Pauley 2-2; Elizabeth Snyder 0-2; Allison Bauer 0-1; Michelle Montagna 0-2).

Fouled out--Goucher-None, Franklin & Marshall-None.

Rebounds--Goucher 42 (Victoria Mitchell 11), Franklin & Marshall 48 (Alison Menna 7; Megan Pauley 7).

Assists--Goucher 6 (Amber Smith 3), Franklin & Marshall 9 (Megan Pauley 5).

Total fouls--Goucher 23, Franklin & Marshall 14. Technical fouls--Goucher-None,
Franklin & Marshall-None. A-332