Lynchburg Women’s Basketball Bounces Back, Defeats Hollins, 65-43

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Score: Lynchburg  65, Hollins 43

Location: Roanoke, Va.

Records: Lynchburg (17-4, 11-1), Hollins (4-16, 0-12)

40 Minutes Later

Lynchburg played a solid game with four players scoring in the double digits and aggressive defense created multiple turnovers resulting in 32 points for the Hornets.

Game Breakdown

– Senior Charmaine Hairston led the way with 18 points, five steals, and three assists.

– Finishing the game with 10 points, seven assists, and snagging seven rebounds was senior guard Sarah Coronel.

– Sophomores Molly Shephard and Alex Allen also scored in the double digits, scoring 13 and 10 respectively and the two combined for a total of 12 rebounds.

Beyond the Stat Sheet

– This is the seventh game in season that the Hornets have had four players score in the double digits.

– The Hornets caused 20 turnovers and capitalized on the opportunities totaling an impressive 32 points off Hollins mistakes.

– Lynchburg has won 10 consecutive games against Hollins stretching back to the 2011-2012 season.  

A Look Ahead

The Hornets will face Emory & Henry Wednesday February 8th at 5:00 pm in Turner Gymnasium. The game against the Wasps has been designated as a CODE RED game. 

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