Quattro Tallies Her Third Double-Double of the Season
CHESTERTOWN, Md. – Visiting McDaniel scored the game's first seven points and never trailed on its way to a 59-37 victory over host Washington College on Tuesday evening at the Cain Athletic Center in Centennial Conference women's basketball action. In the loss, freshman forward Cassidy Quattro (Lansdale, Pa./Hatboro-Horsham) posted her third double-double of the season with 10 points and 11 rebounds as she tied for team-high in points and game-best in rebounds.
McDaniel 59 Washington College 37
How It Happened
- The Green Terror scored the first seven points of the game to take a 7-0 lead on a Halle Burgess layup with 6:04 left in the first quarter. Leading 9-4, the visitors scored the final 11 points of the first to take a 20-4 lead after one. The scoring in the quarter was capped on a Jasmine Smith three-pointer with 13 seconds left.
- McDaniel scored the first six points of the second to lead 26-4 as Smith converted a layup to cap the Green Terror's 17-0 run.
- Washington closed out the second quarter on a 10-3 run to trim the McDaniel lead to 29-14 at halftime. Ali Grundy nailed a three-pointer with two seconds left to round out the scoring in the second.
- After WC scored the opening bucket of the third on a Quattro jumper, the Green Terror scored nine of the next 11 points to lead 38-18 with 4:19 remaining on a Liv Storer hoop. The Green Terror led 45-24 after three.
- McDaniel outscored Washington 14-13 in the fourth quarter to provide the final margin, leading by as many as 23 on two occasions.
For The Shorewomen (7-10, 4-8 CC)
- Grundy (10 points), Quattro (10 points and 11 rebounds for a double-double), Kristi Kozlowski (career-best four blocked shots).
- Washington shot 26% from the field (14-for-53), 21% from three-point range (3-for-14) and 75% from the foul line (6-for-8).
- The Shorewomen blocked a season-best 10 shots in the game.
- Washington had 16 turnovers in the contest.
For McDaniel (9-8, 7-5 CC)
- Alyssa March (game-best 18 points and 11 rebounds to tie for game-high to notch double-double to go with a team-high two blocked shots), Storer (13 points), Smith (11 points and contest-best four assists), Karli Zeps (game-topping four steals).
- The Green Terror held a 44-35 advantage in rebounds in the game, tallied a 40-12 edge in points in the paint, totaled a 22-7 advantage in points off of turnovers and outscored the Shorewomen 12-11 in second-chance points.
- McDaniel shot 39% from the field (22-for-56), 29% from behind the arc (2-for-7) and 62% from foul line (13-for-21).
- The Green Terror had 12 turnovers in the win.
- Quattro was named the Goose Nation TV Player of the Game on the webcast of the contest.
- Washington had its most blocked shots in a game since totaling 10 at Bryn Mawr on February 16, 2013.
- Quattro had her first double-double since a 10-point, 11-rebound effort versus Wilkes on November 19, the team's second game of the year.
1/26 v. Swarthmore – 6:00 p.m. (Centennial Conference game)
- Shorewomen look to avenge a 77-70 loss at Swarthmore on November 22.