Women's Basketball Cruises To Conference Victory Over Trinity

Taylor Choate had 11 points and four steals in the win over Trinity.
Taylor Choate had 11 points and four steals in the win over Trinity.

BRUNSWICK, Maine – The Bowdoin College women's basketball team never trailed in a 76-63 win over Trinity College on Friday evening in Morrell Gymnasium.

The top-ranked Polar Bears improve to 14-0 (3-0 NESCAC) while the Bantams fall to 11-3 (1-2 NESCAC).

Game Highlights

  • Bowdoin scored the first seven points of the game and quickly built a double-digit lead thanks to seven early points from Maddie Hasson.
  • The Polar Bears connected on 50% of their shots in the opening period and led 23-9 after the first ten minutes.
  • The Bantams stayed within striking distance in the second quarter, as Allie Morin hit a pair of three-pointers. Bowdoin owned a 37-23 lead at the break.
  • The Polar Bears put the game away in the third quarter, hitting on 11-18 from the field to push their advantage to 23 points, 61-38, entering the fourth quarter.
  • Bowdoin pushed the lead to as many as 29 points in the final period before the Bantams made a late surge to close the final margin to 13.

By The Numbers

  • Maddie Hasson continued her hot play, scoring 23 points on 10-13 from the field while grabbing four rebounds, two steals and blocking one shot.
  • Abby Kelly had 13 points while Taylor Choate added 11. Samantha Roy scored ten points with nine assists for the Polar Bears.
  • Trinity's lone player in double digits was Erin Cunningham with 14.
  • The Polar Bears connected on 50% of their shots in the game while Trinity ended at 48% thanks in great part to 69% shooting in the final quarter.
  • Bowdoin scored 29 points off 23 Trinity turnovers in the victory.

Up Next

  • The Polar Bears will return to action on Saturday night when they host the University of Southern Maine at 6:00 p.m. in Morrell Gymnasium.