Women's Basketball Ties Program Record With 47-40 Win at Centre

Women's Basketball Ties Program Record With 47-40 Win at Centre

DANVILLE, Ky. — The Berry College women's basketball team tied the program's most conference wins in the Southern Athletic Association (SAA) on Sunday afternoon, winning their ninth straight SAA victory with a 47-40 victory at Centre College. 

Berry now sits at 13-11 overall and 9-4 in the SAA, the most since the program record was set in the 2014-15 season. 

The Vikings were led by Alex Weems who scored a double-double with 16 points and 12 rebounds. Jana Morning also added double-figures, scoring 12 points with seven rebounds. 

Berry found themselves trailing 17-10 after the opening period before both offenses went mostly silent for the next 20 minutes of competition. The Colonels held on to a 31-25 lead heading to the fourth, but Berry would score 22 points in the final period to secure the win. 

BERRY STANDOUTS:

  • Alex Weems: 16 PTS, 6-for-13 FG, 12 REB
  • Jana Morning: 12 PTS, 7-for-10 FT, 7 REB
  • Eveline Parsons: 8 PTS, 4-for-10 FG
  • Mary Walters: 8 PTS, 3-for-8 FG

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Berry closes the regular season at Oglethorpe on Saturday at 6:00 p.m.