Bullets Get Better of Shorewomen, 59-39

Bullets Get Better of Shorewomen, 59-39

Kendall Leads Shorewomen with 14 Points

GETTYSBURG, Pa. -- Host Gettysburg College opened up the second half on a 10-0 run and never looked back en route to a 59-39 Centennial Conference women's basketball victory over visiting Washington College this afternoon. The Bullets improved to 11-5 overall and 6-5 in conference play with the win, while the Shorewomen fell to 5-12 and 1-9 with the loss.

The Bullets held a 26-19 lead at halftime before their big run opened up a 17-point advantage. They led by at least 15 points and by as many as 25 the rest of the way. 

Emily Gibbons paced Gettysburg with 13 points and 10 rebounds, while Jenna Swope added 12 points. Annie Reilly chipped in eight points and five assists for the Bullets. Junior forward Carley Kendall (Harleysville, Pa./Souderton Area) was the only Shorewoman in double figures with a game-high 14 points. Sophomore guard Daniela Falcone (Potomac, Md./Connelly School of the Holy Child) matched her career high with nine rebounds.

Gettysburg shot 37% in the game to Washington's 29%. The Bullets enjoyed a big 49-33 advantage on the boards.

The Shorewomen are back in action Tuesday with a 6:00 p.m. Centennial Conference game at Swarthmore.