Lady Pioneers win 5th Straight

After a slow start, the Alfred State women's basketball team raced past Roberts Wesleyan JV 70-45 in a non-conference tilt.  The Raiders jumped out to a 12-7 lead but the Pioneers answered with a 32 to 8 run to close out the half.

Haley Witchella (Oxford Academy) led the Pioneers with 19 points and nine rebounds.  Amie Brooks (Pavilion) finished with 15 while Nuri Bey (Bronx/HS of Computers & Technology) had a double-double with 13 points and 11 boards.   Carriola Chambers (Manhattan/Facing History) had a solid all-around game with six points, eight assists, seven rebounds, and six steals.

The Lady Pioneers held a 70 to 52 advantage on the boards and a 33 to 20 advantage on the offensive boards.  Alfred State forced the Raiders into 24 turnovers.

Christina Healy led the Raiders with 17 points.

Alfred State plays their final non-conference contest of the season on Saturday when they take on Lakeland CC.  Tip-off is at Noon.

Newspaper Box Score
Roberts Wesleyan JV vs Alfred State College
2/16/12 5:30 p.m. at Orvis Activities Center
At Orvis Activities Center
ALFRED STATE COLLEGE 70, ROBERTS WESLEYAN JV 45
ROBERTS WESLEYAN JV (5-5)
Healy, Christina 8-14 1-4 17; Smith, Ashley 2-8 0-0 6; Holdridge, Nicole 2-9
0-0 5; Houser, Victoria 2-5 1-3 5; Corbett, Jackie 1-10 0-2 3; Martin, Katy
1-6 0-0 2; Schiano, Caitlyn 1-1 0-0 2; Burns, Natalie 1-5 0-0 2; Conklin,
Bethany 1-4 0-0 2; Clark, Laurel 0-6 1-4 1; Carter, Rebekah 0-3 0-0 0.
Totals 19-71 3-13 45.
ALFRED STATE COLLEGE (15-8)
Witchella, Haley 7-17 5-9 19; Brooks, Amie 6-15 0-0 15; Bey, Nuri 5-8 3-6
13; Chambers, Carriola 3-8 0-0 6; Romero, Camille 2-11 1-2 5; Murphy, Cora
2-5 0-0 4; Hudson, Ardaisha 1-2 1-2 3; Parks, Mo 1-6 0-0 2; Brito, Destiny
1-4 0-0 2; Seratt, Emily 0-0 1-2 1; Ball, Regan 0-3 0-0 0; Rogers, Kyara 0-0
0-0 0; Walton, Tiffany 0-10 0-0 0. Totals 28-89 11-21 70.
Roberts Wesleyan JV...........   20   25  -   45
Alfred State College..........   39   31  -   70
3-point goals--Roberts Wesleyan JV 4-21 (Smith, Ashley 2-5; Holdridge,
Nicole 1-3; Corbett, Jackie 1-7; Conklin, Bethany 0-2; Clark, Laurel 0-2;
Carter, Rebekah 0-2), Alfred State College 3-22 (Brooks, Amie 3-9; Chambers,
Carriola 0-1; Romero, Camille 0-2; Murphy, Cora 0-3; Parks, Mo 0-2; Walton,
Tiffany 0-4; Witchella, Haley 0-1). Fouled out--Roberts Wesleyan JV-None,
Alfred State College-None. Rebounds--Roberts Wesleyan JV 52 (Martin, Katy
9), Alfred State College 70 (Bey, Nuri 11). Assists--Roberts Wesleyan JV 10
(Clark, Laurel 3), Alfred State College 20 (Chambers, Carriola 8). Total
fouls--Roberts Wesleyan JV 12, Alfred State College 8. Technical
fouls--Roberts Wesleyan JV-None, Alfred State College-None.