College Sports: Fayette trounces PSUMA

Penn State Fayette trounced Mont Alto’s women’s basketball team 50-40 over the weekend in a home game at the PSU Mont Alto campus.

Game Information

Penn State Fayette (6-5 overall, 5-3 PSUAC) 50, Penn State Mont Alto (4-6 overall, 2-5 PSUAC) 40

How It Happened

-Taylor McCormick led Penn State Fayette in the first quarter with five of her game-high 18 points

-Newly inserted starter for Penn State Mont Alto Brianna Muldrow scored five points in the first quarter

Mariah Martin recorded her third double-double of the season on Saturday afternoon

-Penn State Fayette capitalized on 27 Penn State Mont Alto turnovers, scoring 24 points off them

Game Notes

Chelsea Cover finished Saturday’s contest with eight points and eight rebounds, two shy each of recording a double-double

Mariah Martin 12.5 PPG, Brianna Muldrow 8.5 PPG, and Madison Bishop 7 PPG were the scoring leaders over the weekend’s pair of contests

-Penn State Mont Alto attempted four free throws on the day, their lowest number on the season, converting on two of the four opportunities

Leaders:

Penn State Fayette

Points: Taylor McCormick 18

Assists: J’Taya Pirl 5

Rebounds: Morgan Rigsby 11

Penn State Mont Alto

Points: Mariah Martin 10

Assists: Kara Newell 5

Rebounds: Mariah Martin 10

Up Next

Penn State Mont Alto will host Washington Adventist University in its last home contest before the winter break next Sunday December 19, start time is 1 p.m. 

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