Women's basketball to face Gordon

Contact: William Sodoma
Date: January 9, 2008
WENHAM, Mass. --- Senior forward Katie McCabe (Watertown, Conn.) became the 12th player in the history of the Colby College women's basketball program to reach 1,000 career points after scoring 21 in the Mules' 74-50 non-conference win over Gordon College on Wednesday night.

McCabe needed 21 points to reach 1,000 and finished with 21 points, eight rebounds, two assists, two blocked shots, and two steals in 29 minutes of play. McCabe, who had 12 of her points after halftime to help the Mules (2-7) pull away from a 34-33 lead at the break, shot 8-for-14 from the field and 5-for-6 from the foul line.

McCabe, who has 566 career rebounds, also is a three-time all-conference selection in New England Small College Athletic Conference women's soccer for Colby.

First-year player Meredith Aronson added 18 points on 6-for-10 shooting and was 5-for-6 from the free-throw line. Alison Cappelloni finished with eight points and eight rebounds, while Beth Bartley pulled down a team-high nine rebounds to go along with four points and a pair of assists.

Gordon (1-10) received 15 points and 17 rebounds from Erin Thames.

Colby will play at Mitchell College at 2 p.m. Saturday.

COLBY COLLEGE 74, GORDON COLLEGE 50

COLBY COLLEGE (2-7)

Katie McCabe 8-14 5-6 21; Meredith Aronson 6-10 5-6 18; Alison Cappelloni 4-14 0-0 8; Heather Quadir 2-4 0-1 5; Karlyn Adler 2-6 0-0 5; Julianne Kowalski 2-10 0-0 4; Beth Bartley 1-1 2-4 4; Abby Harris 2-4 0-0 4; Heather Pratt 1-8 1-2 3; Mary Cummings 1-4 0-0 2. Totals 29-75 13-21 74.

GORDON COLLEGE (1-10)

Erin Thames 4-16 7-8 15; Bridget O'Hara 2-4 4-6 8; Rebecca Carroll 3-6 1-2 7; Kimberly Levinsky 2-10 2-2 7; Alexis Klempel 3-5 0-1 6; Brianne Records 2-3 0-0 4; Brittany Bourgeois 1-5 0-0 2; Rebecca Stouff 0-4 1-2 1. Totals 17-53 15-21 50.

Colby College.................  34  40  -  74

Gordon College................  33  17  -  50

3-point goals-Colby College 3-18 (Karlyn Adler 1-2; Meredith Aronson 1-4; Heather Quadir 1-2; Heather Pratt 0-6; Mary Cummings 0-1; Alison Cappelloni 0-3), Gordon College 1-8 (Kimberly Levinsky 1-6; Brianne Records 0-1; Brittany Bourgeois 0-1). Fouled out--Colby College-None, Gordon College-None. Rebounds-Colby College 47 (Beth Bartley 9), Gordon College 41 (Erin Thames 17). Assists-Colby College 19 (Abby Harris 3; Karlyn Adler 3; Meredith Aronson 3; Alison Cappelloni 3), Gordon College 10 (Brianne Records 3; Rebecca Stouff 3). Total fouls-Colby College 19, Gordon College 14.


 
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