December 17, 2012

Women's Basketball Game Notes - Week 5

Complete Game Notes

Game 9
Tuesday, December 18, 2012
Franklin & Marshall (3-5) at Juniata(0-0)  | Huntingdon, Pa. | 6:00 p.m.
Live Stats | Video
Series Record Series tied 8-8
Streak JC +1
Last Meeting Dec. 9, 2008 - Lancaster, Pa. 
Last F&M Victory 74-61, Nov. 20, 1994 - Lancaster, Pa.
Last Bryn Mawr Victory 71-51, Dec. 9, 2008 - Lancaster, Pa.

 

Series History: F&M and Juniata are tied up at 8-8 in a series that dates back to 1976. The Eagles and Diplomats last faced off on Dec. 9, 2008, when Juniata took a 71-51 decision in Lancaster.  

Fifteen of the Eagles first 30 points came from behind the arc as Juniata built a 40-15 first half lead.  The Diplomats won the second-half battle, outscoring Juniata 36-31 on 15 points from Sarah Meisenberg, who finished with a game-high 17. Casey Downie also recorded double figures with 10 points while also grabbing eight rebounds.

The last win for F&M in the series came back in 1994, when the Diplomats picked up a 74-61 victory in Lancaster. F&M has not played in Huntingdon since 1991, when the Diplomats dropped a close 64-62 contest.