Women's basketball romps past UMPI

Contact: William Sodoma
Date: December 12, 2009
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Aarika Ritchie

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine --- Sophomore point guard Aarika Ritchie had a team-high 14 points on 6-for-9 shooting and added three steals in leading the Colby College women's basketball team to a 73-46 win over University of Maine at Presque Isle on Saturday.

Colby improved to 6-1 overall and will get a break over the holidays before heading to Florida to play two games on January 2-3. The Mules take on King's College on the first day at noon at the Walt Disney Wide World of Sports Complex. Colby then meets College of Staten Island the following day at 10 a.m.

Jil Vaughan came off the bench and added 13 points and five rebounds for the Mules, who led 39-27 at halftime. Rachael Mack had eight points and eight rebounds, Diana Manduca also had eight points, and Alison Cappelloni finished with seven points and seven rebounds for the winners.

Colby held UMPI (0-6) to just 20 percent (6-for-30) shooting in the second half.

COLBY 73, UNIVERSITY OF MAINE AT PRESQUE 46

COLBY

Aarika Ritchie 6-9 1-1 14; Jil Vaughan 6-10 1-4 13; Rachael Mack 3-7 2-2 8;

Diana Manduca 2-5 4-4 8; Alison Cappelloni 3-9 0-0 7; Samantha Allen 3-9 0-0

7; Karlyn Adler 2-5 0-0 6; Kelly Potvin 3-4 0-0 6; Julianne Kowalski 2-9 0-1

4; Jacky McLaughlin 0-4 0-0 0. Totals 30-71 8-12 73.

UNIVERSITY OF MAINE AT PRESQUE

Korhonen, Megan 4-12 8-9 17; Pelletier, Emily 4-14 2-2 14; Sullivan, Mindy

3-9 1-4 7; Moore, Emily 2-6 0-0 4; Ceighton, Karen 0-6 2-2 2; Peers, Julie

1-4 0-0 2; Fleming, Kayla 0-0 0-0 0; Ussery, Taylor 0-0 0-1 0; Pelletier,

Kallie 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 14-51 13-18 46.

Colby.........................   39   34  -   73

University of Maine at Presque   27   19  -   46

3-point goals--Colby 5-14 (Karlyn Adler 2-3; Aarika Ritchie 1-2; Samantha

Allen 1-4; Alison Cappelloni 1-4; Diana Manduca 0-1), University of Maine at

Presque 5-15 (Pelletier, Emily 4-12; Korhonen, Megan 1-2; Moore, Emily 0-1).

Fouled out--Colby-None, University of Maine at Presque-None. Rebounds--Colby

42 (Rachael Mack 8), University of Maine at Presque 34 (Sullivan, Mindy 11).

Assists--Colby 16 (Karlyn Adler 3; Rachael Mack 3; Diana Manduca 3),

University of Maine at Presque 9 (Korhonen, Megan 2; Sullivan, Mindy 2;

Moore, Emily 2). Total fouls--Colby 18, University of Maine at Presque 12.

Technical fouls--Colby-None, University of Maine at Presque-None.

 

 
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