Wolves Take Down Wildcats 74-44

Lauren Anten (24) led Keuka College with 15 points on Friday -- Photo by Ed Webber
Lauren Anten (24) led Keuka College with 15 points on Friday -- Photo by Ed Webber

KEUKA PARK, N.Y. – The Keuka College Women's Basketball team defeated Penn College 74-44 on Friday night at the JMW Recreation and Athletics Center.

Keuka College (13-9, 10-7 NEAC) will play their final game of the regular season on Saturday as Keuka hosts the College of St. Elizabeth at 1pm.

Lauren Anten once again led Keuka College in scoring with 15 points. Freshman guard Sam Laranjo added 13 points and Abby Hess finished with 12 points and a game-high eight rebounds.

Overall in the game, Keuka College controlled the glass. The Wolves out-rebounded the Wildcats 50-26 on Friday.

The Wildcats got out to a 4-0 lead over Keuka College, but the Wolves responded. Following a timeout, Keuka College outscored Penn 25-2. The Wildcats were held without a field goal for the final 8:40 of the quarter as Keuka led 25-6 after one.

Keuka continued to push in the second quarter. They maintained their advantage in the paint. In the first half, Keuka out-rebounded Penn College 31-12. The Wolves grabbed 14 offensive rebounds compared to two by the Wildcats. That led to 11 second-chance points for Keuka as they led 40-20 at halftime.

The Wolves widened the margin more in the second half. After the third quarter, Keuka led by 25 points, 58-33. That lead would grow to 30 points in the fourth quarter as Keuka College defeated Penn College 74-44.