Keuka College Drops Game at Lancaster Bible

Keuka College Drops Game at Lancaster Bible

LANCASTER, Pa. – The Keuka College Women's Basketball team was defeated by Lancaster Bible College by the score of 62-48 on Thursday evening in a North Eastern Athletic Conference matchup.

Keuka College (2-11, 1-7 NEAC) will be back in action tomorrow as they play at Penn St.-Berks.

Lauren Anten led Keuka in both scoring and rebounding on Thursday. The freshman scored 16 points and collected seven rebounds in the loss. Katie Stuart and Mackenzie Cole each added seven points.

Samantha Blum got Keuka on the board first and the Green and followed that up with a backdoor layup by Katie Stuart. MacKenzie Cole received a kickout pass following and offensive rebound and hit a three pointer to make it 11-5. Lauren Anten followed that up with a three pointer of her own and Keuka held a 14-5 lead. The Chargers responded with a 13-0 run to end the first quarter to take an 18-14 lead in the game.

The Chargers continued their run, scoring the first seven points of the second quarter. Lauren Anten hit a jumper with just under five minutes left in the half to snap the run. Overall, it was a 20-0 run for Lancaster Bible. The Chargers led 32-18 at the halftime break.

Keuka came out of the halftime break shooting well. They shot 70% from the field and 75% from three point territory in the period. They were able to narrow the margin down to 10 points following a three pointer and jump shot by Lauren Anten to make it 38-28 with six minutes left in the quarter. The Chargers would pull back away, however, and lead 54-37 following thirty minutes of play.

The Green and Gold outscored Lancaster Bible 11-8 in the fourth quarter to reduce the margin, but it was not enough as the Chargers would defeat Keuka 62-48.