Quakers Set Records in 103-83 Win

Quakers Set Records in 103-83 Win
RICHMOND, Ind. — The Earlham College women's basketball team had the scoreboard operator busy on Wednesday night as a couple of school records were established.

The Quakers set a new standard for points in a game in their 103-83 victory over St. Mary-of-the-Woods College on Schuckman Court in the Athletics and Wellness Center. The other new mark set was for 69 total rebounds.

The point total surpassed Earlham's effort in a 102-35 win at the California Institute of Technology 102-35 on Dec. 20, 2011. The Quakers also had 59 rebounds in that contest, which matched the old record set against Indiana University-East on Feb. 4, 1998.

On Wednesday, the Quakers had five players in double figures led by Kasin Spay, who finished with 28 points.

Mariah Flynn added 15 points, while Lexi McFarland and JaLissa Watt had 11 each. Hannah Franklin tossed in 10 points.

Watt grabbed a game-high 12 rebounds to finish with the second double-double of her career. She had 16 points and 10 rebounds against Transylvania last season.

McFarland contributed five assists with Spay and Franklin having four assists apiece.

The Pomeroys (2-2) held an early advantage before the Quakers rallied to tie the contest at 9-9 with 16:24 left in the opening period.

Both teams had small leads before the game was tied at 21-21 midway through the first half.

St. Mary-of-the-Woods eventually led 27-23 at the 8:20 mark when the Quakers put together a 14-2 run to build a 37-29 lead as Spay scored to cap the stretch at 5:37.

Earlham would lead 53-45 at in the intermission.

In the second half, the Pomeroys cut the deficit to 69-62 with 13:51 left. From that point, the Quakers put the game away to earn the victory.

The Quakers (1-2) play Kenyon College at home on Saturday. The non-conference affair gets underway at 3 p.m.

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