McDaniel Defeats Shorewomen, 62-47

McDaniel Defeats Shorewomen, 62-47

Jane O'Donnell Leads Washington with 13 Points

CHESTERTOWN, MD – Visiting McDaniel College used an 18-0 run to jump out to a 20-2 lead and never looked back en route to a 62-47 Centennial Conference women's basketball victory over host Washington College tonight inside Cain Athletic Center. The Green Terror improved to 6-4 overall and 5-2 in conference play with their sixth straight win, while the Shorewomen fell to 5-6 and 3-3 with the loss.

McDaniel shot 59.3% (16-of-27) from the field in the first half, building a 37-14 halftime lead. Washington shot just 5-for-24 (20.8%) in the opening stanza. The Green Terror lead grew to as many as 28 points in the second half.

Katelyn Fischer and Whitney Snoops scored 12 points each for McDaniel. Snoops added a game-best 14 rebounds. Sally Grace added 10 points for the Green Terror.

Senior guard Jane O'Donnell (Cape May Court House, NJ/Wildwood Catholic) scored 13 points for the Shorewomen to lead all scorers. Sophomore guard Meghan Tait (Oxford, PA/Oxford Area) chipped in nine points, eight rebounds, five assists, and four steals.

McDaniel shot 49.1% (28-of-57) for the game, while Washington shot 29.4% (15-of-51).

The Shorewomen return to action Saturday with a 2:00 p.m. Centennial Conference home game against Gettysburg.