Cougars Trounce Vikings

Four players notched double figures for the #16 ICC women’s basketball team in an 87-40 trouncing of Augustana JV in Rock Island on Wednesday evening. Ten players hit the scoring column, led by Camryn Stafford (20), Summer Stoewer (12), Ayanna Gibbs (10), and Josi Becker (10). ICC swiped 21 steals and dished out 21 assists to get the lopsided win & move their record to 14-6.

 

End of 1st: ICC 23-2

Stafford & Gibbs gave ICC a 4-0 lead and Augie answered with two free throws, making it 4-2 at the 7:30 mark. The Cougars then went on a 19-0 run the rest of the quarter to take control, scoring off steals, in their the half-court offense, or in transition to take command. Stoewer splashed in a trey, Gibbs added three more scores, & Moriah Ward added two baskets.

 

Halftime: ICC 50-11

The Cougars worked on their defense as Becker took a charge to fire up the Blue & Gold . She & Jordyn Hare (6 pts each) helped ICC stay way ahead while Stoewer, Stafford, & Maia Marshall kept ICC on the attack.

 

End of 3rd: ICC 68-30/Fourth Quarter

Augie got going a bit in the third, but ICC kept on the attack and used a variety of combinations. Sh’coria Metts and Catora Brown scored in transition while Courtney Heffren stayed active on the boards.

 

Game goals reached:

Get shot 1st possession of each quarter

Opponent doesn’t score on last possession

Win 3 of 4 qtrs

Win Blue Crew scoring

Win Blue Crew rebounding

Met turnover goal

Took a charge (Becker)

17-19 FTs (89%)

 

Unofficial stats:

Becker (10 pts, 3 ast, 1 chg taken) Hare (6 pts) Brown (2 pts, 2 ast, 2 stl) Ward (6 pts, 3 reb) Washington (3 reb) Stoewer (12 pts, 3 ast, 2 blks) Stafford (20 pts, 3 stl) Marshall (9 pts, 3 ast) Metts (4 ast, 4 stl) Heffren (8 pts, 6 reb, 3 stls) Gibbs (10 pts, 4 ast)

 

Next up: Saturday at Danville Area CC at 1pm. Live-stream available at www.dacc.edu/athletics or audio with Alex at mixlr.com/Staab.Alex.