Mount St. Mary's women roll Western Md., Goucher men win


January 22, 1998|By FROM STAFF REPORTS

Megan Gardiner scored 18 points and Kia Williams 14 to lead HTC Mount St. Mary's past Monmouth, 78-68, yesterday in Northeast Conference women's basketball in West Long Branch, N.J.

The victory kept the Mountaineers (9-7, 5-1) in at least a tie for first place in the league. Shaliek Wright led Monmouth (6-10, 2-4) with a game-high 20 points.

Fairfield 75, Loyola 58: Senior Jessica Grossarth scored 15 to help the host Stags (8-7, 5-2) win a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference game. The Greyhounds (11-5, 6-2) were led by Mary Anne Kirsch's 21 points and 10 rebounds.

UNC-Wilmington 71, UMBC 48: LaTonia Beale had 15 points as the host Seahawks (8-9) defeated the Retrievers (4-14). Monica Logan led UMBC with 13 points and 15 rebounds.

Salisbury State 102, Marymount 87: Katea Murray scored 19 points for the Sea Gulls (8-7).

Gallaudet 81, St. Mary's 72: Sophomore center Ronda Jo Miller scored a game-high 32 to lead the host Bison (13-1, 5-0) to their 13th straight victory. The Seahawks (10-4, 4-1) were led by Erica Pearson's 22 points.


Western Maryland 74, Gettysburg 63: Senior forward Will Marshall had 28 points and 15 rebounds, leading the host Green Terror (7-7, 3-2) over the Bullets (7-8, 2-3) in a Centennial Conference game. Marshall moved into second place on Western Maryland's career scoring list with 1,425 points.

Goucher 86, Mary Washington 59: Bakari Ward (27 points) and Tavar Witherspoon (21) helped keep the Gophers (10-4, 4-0) unbeaten in the Capital Athletic Conference with a win over the Eagles (3-9, 1-4) in Fredericksburg, Va.

Marymount 91, Salisbury 80: Matt Solomon had a game-high 20 points to lead the the Saints (7-8) over the Seagulls (6-7). Will Watson had 18 points and 10 rebounds for Salisbury.

Wesley 72, Villa Julie 61: The host Wolverines (11-4) handed the Mustangs (1-15) their sixth straight loss. Kelly Matthews finished with a game-high 24 for Villa Julie.

Haverford 59, Washington College 52: The Red Wave (4-10, 1-2) posted a Centennial Conference victory over the visiting Shoremen (10-5, 3-2), who were led by Ben Harris' 13 points.

Pub Date: 1/22/98

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