Women's Basketball Falls to Piedmont 82-62

Photo by: Silas Lott
Photo by: Silas Lott

By MacKenzie Tuttle, Digital Content Supervisor

MOUNT BERRY, Ga. - Eveline Parsons led the Vikings with 14 points, but the Berry College women’s basketball team fell to Piedmont College 82-62 on Sunday afternoon.

Parsons headed up the Berry offense in the outing, assisted by Nia Smith’s and Alex Weems’ double-digit performances. Defensively, McKenzie Smith finished with a team-high nine rebounds for the Vikings. Berry led the contest in rebounds (31-29) and blocks (3-1), while the Lions shot 50.9 percent to the Vikings’ 39.2 percent.

The Vikings shot well from the charity stripe for the second straight night, hitting 15-19 free throws.

BERRY STANDOUTS: 

• Eveline Parsons: 14 PTS, 5-10 FG, 3-6 3PT

• Nia Smith: 13 PTS, 4-12 FG, 2-6 3PT

• Alex Weems: 10 PTS, 8-8 FT, 2 REB

• Capri Frazier: 6 PTS, 3-4 FG, 2 REB

PIEDMONT STANDOUTS:

• Bridgette Kelly: 19 PTS, 6-7 FG, 5-6 3PT

• Dakota Sullens: 16 PTS, 6-10 FG, 4-5 FT

• Amari Price: 14 PTS, 5-10 FG, 4-5 FT

NOTABLES: 

• With the loss, Berry falls to 2-3 on the year, while Piedmont improves to 3-1.

UP NEXT:

  • Berry head to Oglethorpe in their first SAA game of the season on Wednesday at 6:00 p.m.