Pinkcett leads HCC past Harrisburg

November 11, 2011

Friday, November 11, 2011


HARRISBURG, Pa. — Yolonda Pinkcett had an 18-point, 13-rebound double-double — going 8-for-10 from the floor — and added three assists to lead Hagerstown Community College in its 61-53 win over Harrisburg Area Community College on Friday.

Alessandra Flores had 17 points, four assists and three steals for the Hawks (2-0), who outrebounded Harrisburg 42-23.

Shepherd 83, Kutztown 65

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. — Emily Beaver had 24 points and 10 rebounds and Shelby Fayak had 16 points and 10 rebounds to lead Shepherdstown in its season-opening win over Kutztown in the Conference Challenge.

Rachel Johnson scored 15 points and Jenn Prine had seven points and five assists for the Rams (1-0).

Ashley Wood scored a game-high 33 points for Kutztown (0-1).


Wheeling Jesuit 3, Shepherd 0

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Shepherd’s season came to a close as the Rams fell to Wheeling Jesuit 25-20, 25-21, 25-15 in the semifinals of the WVIAC Tournament.

Kasey Mercier had eight kills and 10 digs, Melani Lewis had eight kills, Lauren Jeschelnik had 25 assists and 13 digs, and Sara Michael had 11 digs for the Rams (19-16).

Casey Gates had 16 kills and Jenna Pew had 10 kills for Wheeling Jesuit (32-3).



Five Rams earn WVIAC honors

PRINCETON, W.Va. — Five Shepherd University players earned All-WVIAC honors.

Junior forward Shane Lowery and senior goalkeeper Edgar Lopez Zuniga were second-team selections, while senior defender Chad Vargo, sophomore defender Griffin Frazier and sophomore midfielder Kevin Doyle gained honorable-mention honors.

Lowery led the Rams in scoring with eight goals and two assists for 18 points. He had a pair of game-winning goals and was named WVIAC Player of the Week in September after scoring a pair of goals in a win over Concord and netting the game-winning goal in a victory over Washington Adventist. Lopez Zuniga recorded 77 saves and had a 1.60 goals against average and posted four shutouts on the year.

Vargo keyed a defense that posted four shutouts and allowed only one goal in four other games. Frazier recorded one goal on the year and Doyle, the team’s second-leading scorer, had six goals and an assist for 13 points and a pair of game-winning goals on the season.

Shepherd finished 6-10-1 overall and 3-6-0 in conference play.


Daniel Boone 21, Chambersburg 20

BIRDSBORO, Pa. — Daniel Boone improved to 10-1 with a narrow victory over Chambersburg (5-6) in the first round of the PIAA District 3-AAAA playoffs.

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