November 22, 2011

Diplomats Dominate Owls

BRYN MAWR, Pa. – Five players scored in double figure to lead Franklin & Marshall a 92-39 victory over Bryn Mawr in Centennial Conference (CC) women's basketball action Tuesday evening. The Diplomats improved to 1-2, 1-0 CC while the Owls fell to 0-2, 0-1 CC.

Bryn Mawr had a three-point lead, 9-5, almost four minutes into the game before the Diplomats pulled away. F&M put together a remarkable 39-6 six run to take a 44-15 edge into the break.  The Diplomats continued their run into the second stanza and never trailed by more than 31 points.

Kristina McCarthy had a career night with 16 points and 10 rebounds to record the first double-double of her career. Alexa Barbush dropped in 12 points on 6-for-11 shooting with four steals. Megan Pauley and Collen Bott both contributed 11 points apiece. Bott shot 5-for-6 from the floor while Pauley hit seven of eight shots from the stripe. Sam Plunkett also had a career night with 10 points.
 

F&M returns to action on Nov. 29 when the Diplomats host Ursinus at 7:00 p.m.

 

FRANKLIN & MARSHALL 92, BRYN MAWR 39

FRANKLIN & MARSHALL (1-2/1-0 CC)

Kristina McCarthy 6-9 4-4 16; Alexa Barbush 6-11 0-0 12; Megan Pauley 2-5 7-8 11; Colleen Bott 5-6 1-2 11; Sam Plunkett 4-9 0-0 10; Tracy Hahn 3-4 3-3 9; Elizabeth Snyder 4-8 0-2 8; Emma Lisle 2-3 0-0 4; Shea Costantino 2-6 0-0 4; Allison Bauer 1-2 1-2 4; Kara Bacile 1-6 1-3 3. Totals 36-69 17-24 92.

BRYN MAWR (0-2/0-1 CC)

Nicolette Parmese 4-14 5-6 13; Jackie Handy 4-14 4-6 12; Taytiana Welch 1-1 3-4 5; Chantille Kennedy 2-2 0-0 4; Danielle Preziuso 1-6 0-1 3; Aislinn Toohey 1-4 0-0 2; Quinn Conlan 0-1 0-0 0; Sorraya Terrab 0-0 0-0 0; Holly Constants 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 13-43 12-17 39.

Franklin & Marshall         44           48           92

Bryn Mawr                        15           24           39

3-point goals--Franklin & Marshall 3-9 (Sam Plunkett 2-3; Allison Bauer 1-2; Elizabeth Snyder 0-1; Shea Costantino 0-1; Kara Bacile 0-2), Bryn Mawr 1-4 (Danielle Preziuso 1-3; Aislinn Toohey 0-1).

Fouled out--Franklin & Marshall-None, Bryn Mawr-Chantille Kennedy.

Rebounds--Franklin & Marshall 42 (Kristina McCarthy 10), Bryn Mawr 29 (Jackie Handy 12).

Assists--Franklin & Marshall 11 (Megan Pauley 3), Bryn Mawr 5 (Nicolette Parmese 2).

Total fouls--Franklin & Marshall 15, Bryn Mawr 17.

Technical fouls--Franklin & Marshall-Sam Plunkett, Bryn Mawr-None.

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