Brooks Leads Lady Pioneers Past NCCC

Amie Brooks (Pavilion) had a career high 29 points as the Alfred State women's basketball team downed Niagara CCC to earn their 3rd straight victory and improve to 13-8 overall on the season (4-3 Region III Division II).

Brooks was 11 for 20 from the field and connected on five 3-pointers to lead the Lady Pioneers.  Haley Witchella (Oxford Academy) finished with 17 points while Nuri Bey (Bronx/HS of Computers & Technology) chipped in 11 points and eight rebounds.

Alfred State led by just nine at half, 32-23, but came out of halftime and put the game out of reach outscoring NCCC 49-34 in the second stanza.

The Lady Pioneers wrap up their three-game roadtrip on Tuesday with a 5:30 p.m. contest vs. Mercyhurst North East.  The Lady Saints currently top the rankings in Region III Division II with a 6-0 record.

Newspaper Box Score
Alfred State College vs Niagara CCC(W)
02/11/12 1 p.m. at NCCC Gymnasium, Sanborn, N.Y.
At NCCC Gymnasium, Sanborn, N.Y.
ALFRED STATE COLLEGE 81, NIAGARA CCC(W) 57
ALFRED STATE COLLEGE (13-8, 4-3 WNYAC)
Brooks, Amie 11-20 2-2 29; Witchella, Haley 7-10 2-4 17; Bey, Nuri 5-14 1-4
11; Romero, Camille 2-8 3-6 7; Hudson, Ardaisha 2-6 1-4 5; Rogers, Kyara 2-2
0-0 4; Ball, Regan 2-2 0-0 4; Walton, Tiffany 1-4 0-2 2; Chambers, Carriola
1-3 0-0 2; Parks, Mo 0-0 0-0 0; Murphy, Cora 0-4 0-0 0; Brito, Destiny 0-1
0-0 0; Seratt, Emily 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 33-74 9-22 81.
NIAGARA CCC(W)
Harrington, Jenna 9-27 5-7 27; Longwe, Nthanda 5-12 2-5 13; Sanders,
Charnaye 4-11 0-5 10; Carnegie, Stephanie 1-4 1-5 3; Bojarski, Lauern 0-5
2-2 2; Smith, Jillian 1-2 0-0 2; Kelkenberg, Alyssa 0-1 0-0 0; Newman,
Alisha 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 20-62 10-24 57.
Alfred State College..........   32   49  -   81
Niagara CCC(W)................   23   34  -   57
3-point goals--Alfred State College 6-19 (Brooks, Amie 5-12; Witchella,
Haley 1-1; Romero, Camille 0-2; Walton, Tiffany 0-1; Chambers, Carriola 0-1;
Murphy, Cora 0-2), Niagara CCC(W) 7-23 (Harrington, Jenna 4-13; Sanders,
Charnaye 2-5; Longwe, Nthanda 1-2; Kelkenberg, Alyssa 0-1; Bojarski, Lauern
0-2). Fouled out--Alfred State College-None, Niagara CCC(W)-Sanders,
Charnaye. Rebounds--Alfred State College 58 (Hudson, Ardaisha 8; Bey, Nuri
8), Niagara CCC(W) 41 (Longwe, Nthanda 13). Assists--Alfred State College 14
(Chambers, Carriola 4), Niagara CCC(W) 10 (Sanders, Charnaye 3; Harrington,
Jenna 3). Total fouls--Alfred State College 18, Niagara CCC(W) 16. Technical
fouls--Alfred State College-None, Niagara CCC(W)-None.