Feb 18, 2017
ATLANTA - The Berry College women's basketball team held off Oglethorpe in a 70-63 victory to close the Vikings' regular season schedule.
HOW IT HAPPENED:
- The Viking's went into the locker room with a 30-27 lead over the Stormy Petrels and held their lead in the second half.
- The Vikings forced 21 turnovers and scored 16 points off of these turnovers.
- Three Vikings had double-digit games, with Alex Weems scoring 20 points, Kristin Rampersad with 18 points, and Ashley McKee adding 14 points.
- Berry was also solid shooting from three, nailing seven three-pointers in the win.
- Valerie McLure was strong on the boards, hauling in 12 rebounds
BERRY STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:
- Alex Weems: 20 points, 7-15 FG, 6-10 FT, 9 REB
- Kristin Rampersad: 18 points, 6-13 FG, 4-8 3FG, 2-2 FT, 3 REB
- Ashley McKee: 14 points, 5-14 FG, 3-4 FT, 6 REB, 5 AST
OGLETHORPE STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:
- Bailey Charles: 12 points, 3-12 FG, 5-6 FT, 6 AST
- Jada Triplett: 8 points, 3-8 FG, 3 REB
- Alexandria Brown: 8 points, 4-7 FG, 8 REB
- The Vikings close regular season play with a 11-14 record overall, and 5-9 record against conference opponents.
- The Vikings will travel to Birmingham Southern College for the SAA conference tournament. Berry will enter the tournament as the sixth seed.