Laurier: 72 Thompson Rivers: 62
VICTORIA (October 19, 2013) - The Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks women's basketball team earned their second win of the preseason against the Thompson Rivers Wolfpack winning 72-62 on Saturday afternoon.
The Hawks earned the win after a big third quarter performance that saw the team outscore the Wolfpack by 10 points giving them all they would need to pick up the victory.
of Welland, Ont., and Nicole Morrison
of Hamilton, had strong games for Laurier as they each finished with 12 points. Lee Anna Osei
of Toronto, also reached double-digits finishing with 10 points while chipping in six rebounds.
As a team, the purple and gold shot an impressive 46.8 percent from the field while limiting Thompson Rivers to just 37.5 percent.
Sarah Malate of Calgary, led the Wolfpack with a game-high 17 points.
The Hawks will wrap up their three game swing in British Columbia with a second contest against the host Victoria Vikes on Sunday afternoon. Tip off is set for 3 p.m. ET.