Weir Tallies Double-Double in Loss for Shorewomen
CHESTERTOWN, Md. — Visiting Johns Hopkins University led by double figures throughout the second half of a 76-55 Centennial Conference women's basketball victory over host Washington College in the season finale for both teams this afternoon inside Cain Athletic Center.
Johns Hopkins 76, Shorewomen 55
How It Happened
- The Shorewomen jumped out to an 8-1 lead following a three-pointer by Ali Grundy with 7:56 to go in the first quarter. Hopkins scored the next eight points to knot the score at 8-8 on a Rachel Cook jumper with 5:11 left in the period. The Blue Jays later finished the quarter on an 11-2 run, taking a 21-15 advantage on a Lexie Scholtz bank-shot jumper at the buzzer.
- Hopkins led by as many as 11 points in the second quarter and took a 34-24 lead into halftime, shooting 59.1% from the field in the first half.
- The Blue Jays scored the first nine points of the third quarter to open up a 19-point cushion at 43-24 on a Beatriz Williams jumper with 5:44 to go. Hopkins led by at least 12 points the rest of the way
For the Shorewomen (3-21, 0-18 Centennial Conference)
- Jordan Weir led the Shorewomen with career highs of 13 points and 12 rebounds. Grundy added a team0best 15 points to go along with three steals.
For Johns Hopkins (12-13, 9-9 Centennial Conference)
- Rachel Cook led all scorers with 16 points, while Liz Tommasi had 12 points and a game-best seven assists. Lillian Scott scored 10 points off the Hopkins bench. Katie Clark had a game-high 13 rebounds, a game-best four steals, and five assists.
- Hopkins finished the game shooting 52.8% from the field and held a 45-36 rebounding advantage.