American women too tough for Mount St. Mary's, 72-62

But Mount's Harris, Baccouche both surpass career 1,000-point mark


December 04, 2003|By FROM STAFF REPORTS

Chanel Spriggs (16 points) led five American players in double figures as the American women's basketball team defeated host Mount St. Mary's, 72-62, last night.

Mount seniors Adrienne Harris and Myriam Baccouche each surpassed the career 1,000-point mark.

Mount St. Mary's took an early lead before American answered and never looked back.

Johns Hopkins 65, Gettysburg 59: Julie Miller scored a team-high 17 points to lead three players in double figures as the Blue Jays (6-0, 2-0 Centennial Conference) beat the visiting Bullets (1-4, 0-2) at Goldfarb Gymnasium.

The win marked the 14th straight dating back to last season and was also the 300th victory for Hopkins coach Nancy Funk. She has a 300-139 career record with four conference titles and seven trips to the NCAA tournament.

Salisbury 70, Catholic 69: Freshman center Julia Waters hit a 15-foot jumper with three seconds remaining to lift the host Sea Gulls (3-2, 1-0 Capital Athletic Conference) over the Cardinals (3-3, 0-1).

Waters converted the game-winner in transition after the Sea Gulls rebounded a missed Catholic free throw with nine seconds remaining and pushed the ball down the court. Time expired before Catholic fired another shot.

St. Francis (N.Y.) 56, UMES 48: The Lady Hawks' Tiffany Winkfield recorded her fourth consecutive double double (17 points and 14 rebounds) in a losing effort in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Frostburg State 72, Seton Hill 67: Tracey Little scored 22 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to power the visiting Bobcats (4-2) past the Griffins (1-6) in Greensburg, Pa.

Hood 91, Neumann 62: After going on an 18-6 scoring run, Neumann (0-2) committed nine fouls and two technicals. The Blazers (2-2)-led by Melissa Kolb with 20 points- made 10 free throws in the final minutes to clinch their first home win of the season.

BCCC 105, CCBC-Catonsville 43: Shalane Price scored 27 points to power the Red Devils (5-0) past the Cardinals (0-6).


Catholic 79, Salisbury 62: Patrick Satalin and William Morley scored 18 each to lead the visiting Cardinals (5-1, 1-0 Capital Athletic Conference) past the Sea Gulls (1-3, 0-1).

Goucher 72, St. Mary's 63: Tony Posteraro and Isaac Brooks III each scored 12 to lead the host Gophers (3-2, 1-0 CAC) past the Seahawks (0-4, 0-1).

St. Mary's Matt Miller led all scorers with 20.

CCBC-Catonsville 75, Southern Maryland 67: Catonsville made 10 of 12 free-throw attempts in overtime to beat host Southern Maryland.

CCBC-Essex 77, Anne Arundel 74: The visiting Knights trailed by two points with a minute to go before hitting a foul shot and a jumper to win the game.

BCCC 103, CCBC-Dundalk 93: Quan Griffin scored 26 points to power the Red Devils (4-3, 1-1) past the visiting Lions.

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