The Mount Allison Woman's basketball Mounties defeated the University of Kings College Lady Blue Devils 69-51 on Sunday to the delight of the home crowd. The CCAA 11th ranked Mounties improved to 9-7 with the win, holding a slight one game lead over the Saint Thomas Tommies (8-8).
The Mounties found scoring help from 10 individuals. Second year Mountie out of Peterborough, ON lead the way with 18 points, 8 rebounds, and 4 assists. Lauren MacEachern added 10 points off the bench, while Kathleen Morrison, Karly Buckingham, and Jill Harris each had 7. Christina Brown lead the Blue Devils with 17 points.
The Mounties fell to host and CCAA 4th ranked Holland Hurricanes on Saturday 87-69. Erin Steeves was high scorer with 19 points, adding 6 rebounds while Kiersten Mangold chipped in 16 points and grabbed 6 rebounds.
The Mounties host the Crandall Chargers on Wednesday in their final home game before the playoffs.