BOSTON, Mass - The Emerson Lions Women's Basketball team defeated the Mount Holyoke Lyons 82-45 on Saturday February 6th at 1:00pm. The Lions are now 10-11 overall and 5-7 in the NEWMAC. Mount Holyoke drops to 0-20 and 0-12 in conference play.
Freshman Charlie Boyle (Scotts Valley, CA), had seventeen points for the Lions with 6 rebounds. Both Junior Elizabeth Horan (Ashland, Mass.) and Senior Kelsey Johnson (Syracuse, NY) had fourteen points for the Lions. Johnson had sixteen rebounds. Emerson held Mount Holyoke to a 32.1% (18-56) shooting percentage.
For the Lyons of Mount Holyoke College, Senior Genelle Green (Windsor, Conn.) was the leading scorer of the game with nineteen points. Green had 3 three pointers and 4 rebounds. Freshman Leah Hodges (New Haven, Conn.) was the leading rebounder for her team with 8 rebounds and eleven points.
The Lions had a shooting percentage of 40.8% making thirty-one shots out of their total seventy-six. The largest lead for the Lions during the game was 38 points coming at the 4:51 mark in the 4th quarter.
Mount Holyoke travels to Clark University on Wednesday to play the Cougars for a NEWMAC matchup at 7pm. Emerson travels to Wheaton College for a conference game at 8pm on Wednesday to play in the Play 4 Kay game.
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January 16, 2016 Basketball Suffers NEWMAC Loss to Emerson
January 12, 2016 Basketball Falls to Wheaton in Battle of the Lyons
January 9, 2016 Basketball Falls to MIT in NEWMAC Action
January 6, 2016 Basketball Shoulders NEWMAC Loss at Coast Guard
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December 12, 2015 Basketball Falls to Lasell
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December 5, 2015 Basketball Suffers Setback at Wellesley
December 2, 2015 Basketball Shoulders Loss at Springfield
November 29, 2015 Basketball Suffers Loss to Babson in NEWMAC Opener
November 24, 2015 Basketball Falls at Westfield State
November 21, 2015 Basketball Suffers Road Defeat at Norwich
November 18, 2015 Basketball Falls to Worcester State in Home Opener
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