Lady Pioneers Keep Rolling

The Alfred State women's basketball team used a 27-0 run to run past Lakeland (OH) CC in their final non-conference contest of the season.  The Lady Pioneers have now won six straight games and are 16-8 on the year.

Alfred led 32-26 at half but the Lady Lakers came out of half and scored the first seven points to grab a 33-32 lead.  The Lady Pioneers responded with a 27 run to take full control of the game.

The Pioneer trio of Camille Romero (Queens Village/Mary Louis), Amie Brooks (Pavilion), and Haley Witchella (Oxford Academy) accounted for 66 for the team's 79 points.  Romero led the way with 28 points, Brooks finished with 20, and Witchella chipped in 18 points and nine boards.  Carriola Chambers (Manhattan/Facing History) passed out 10 assists and had six steals to go along with four points.

Kirsten Holmes led Lakeland (11-15) with 20 points while Emily Brainard chipped in 15.  Diminika King recorded a double-double with 10 points and 17 rebounds.

The Lady Pioneers shot 38.8% from the field while LCC shot just 32.1%.  Alfred forced the Lakers into 38 turnovers.

The blue & gold play their final regular season road contest on Tuesday when they travel to Genesee CC.  Tip-off is at 6 p.m.

Newspaper Box Score
Lakeland CC vs Alfred State College
2/18/12 Noon at Orvis Activities Center
At Orvis Activities Center
ALFRED STATE COLLEGE 79, LAKELAND CC 60
LAKELAND CC (11-15)
Kirsten Holmes 4-7 12-13 20; Emily Brainard 6-16 3-5 15; Diminika King 3-10
4-6 10; Melyssa Kaprosy 2-3 4-4 8; Alyssa Ronyac 2-10 0-0 6; Brittany James
0-5 1-2 1; Ginny Sanchez 0-2 0-0 0; Shaleah Combs 0-0 0-1 0. Totals 17-53
24-31 60.
ALFRED STATE COLLEGE (16-8)
Romero, Camille 11-21 5-5 28; Brooks, Amie 7-19 4-6 20; Witchella, Haley
7-16 4-7 18; Chambers, Carriola 2-6 0-0 4; Walton, Tiffany 2-4 0-0 4;
Rogers, Kyara 1-1 0-0 2; Bey, Nuri 1-4 0-2 2; Ball, Regan 0-1 1-4 1; Parks,
Mo 0-1 0-0 0; Murphy, Cora 0-2 0-0 0; Brito, Destiny 0-2 0-2 0; Hudson,
Ardaisha 0-3 0-2 0; Seratt, Emily 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 31-80 14-28 79.
Lakeland CC...................   26   34  -   60
Alfred State College..........   32   47  -   79
3-point goals--Lakeland CC 2-10 (Alyssa Ronyac 2-8; Emily Brainard 0-2),
Alfred State College 3-20 (Brooks, Amie 2-10; Romero, Camille 1-4; Chambers,
Carriola 0-2; Walton, Tiffany 0-2; Brito, Destiny 0-2). Fouled out--Lakeland
CC-Kirsten Holmes, Alfred State College-None. Rebounds--Lakeland CC 47
(Diminika King 17), Alfred State College 50 (Witchella, Haley 9).
Assists--Lakeland CC 8 (Alyssa Ronyac 2; Melyssa Kaprosy 2), Alfred State
College 21 (Chambers, Carriola 10). Total fouls--Lakeland CC 21, Alfred
State College 27. Technical fouls--Lakeland CC-Kirsten Holmes, Alfred State
College-Hudson, Ardaisha.