WOMEN'S BASKETBALL VS. KENYON

Fourth period rally leads Muskies past Rhodes at the Sewanee Tournament

Fourth period rally leads Muskies past Rhodes at the Sewanee Tournament

The Muskingum women's basketball team used a fourth period rally to defeat Rhodes Wednesday evening at the Sewanee Tournament, 70-56.

The Basics

  • Records: Muskingum (6-4 overall), Rhodes (1-8 overall)
  • Location: Sewanee, Tenn. - Juhan Gymnasium

Post Game 

  • Junior Hallie Stocker scored a career-high 23 points to lead the Muskies. The junior shot 7-for-14 (.500) from the field, including 6-for-9 (.667) from three-point.
  • Sophomore Dana Parkman chipped in a career-high 12 points, while junior Alexandra Carson added 13 points.
  • Senior Mallory Taylor netted nine points and pulled down a team-high 12 rebounds.
  • As a team, Muskingum shot 25-for-58 (.431) from the field and 10-for-26 (.385) from three-point land.
  • Erin Deery led the way for Rhodes recording 16 points.
  • Rhodes finished the contest 21-for-62 (.339) from the field.

Inside the Numbers

  • Rhodes jumped out to a 20-15 lead after the first period.
  • The Muskies battled back as Taylor connected from behind the arc with 8:54 remaining to take the 22-21 advantage.
  • The two teams exchanged points for several minutes before Parkman hit a jumper with 2:55 remaining to knot the score at 30-30.
  • Muskingum out scored Rhodes 16-14 in the second period to cut the deficit to 34-33 at the break.
  • With 6:20 to play in the third frame, junior Olivia Besancon continued her hot shooting putting the Muskies on top, 37-36.
  • Stocker connected from downtown as time expired to give the Muskies the 46-45 lead entering the fourth period.
  • In the final period, Parkman led a Muskingum 10-0 run en route to the victory.

Up Next

  • Muskingum returns to action Thursday as they take on Tournament host Sewanee. Game time is scheduled for 4:00 PM.