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go­ing to Banks and one on the ground.

Sopho­more kicker Bren­dan Pauli­son chipped in a 21-yard field goal to ex­tend the lead for West Ch­ester. With the Golden Ram de­fense shut­ting down the Clar­ion of­fense, Derr was able to cap­i­tal­ize right be­fore the half.

Derr capped off a 10-play, 67 yard drive with a oneyear touch­down run to put 17 unan­swered points on the score­board for a 17-0 at the half.

Clar­ion (4-7, 3-4 PSAC) would later an­swer by reg­is­ter­ing 10 points in the sec­ond half, in­clud­ing a 78-yard touch­down pass by Con­nor Sim­mons to Kevin Genevro in the fourth quar­ter.

How­ever, the Golden Rams’ de­fense was the story of the game, forc­ing Clar­ion into five turnovers. Ad­di­tion­ally, the squad only al­lowed 72 rush­ing yards. Four dif­fer­ent mem­bers of West Ch­ester’s de­fense recorded an in­ter­cep­tion, in­clud­ing Kevin Malone, who re­turned it 85 yards for a touch­down in his fi­nal game. Ny­dair Rouse recorded

his fourth in­ter­cep­tion of the sea­son, while also adding a forced fum­ble and a fum­ble re­cov­ery. West Ch­ester fin­ished its 2016 cam­paign with a six-game win­ning streak against con­fer­ence op­po­nents.

Women’s Bas­ket­ball


CH­ESTER 85 >> West Ch­ester’s women’s bas­ket­ball dropped its first game of the sea­son to Glenville State, 112-85, as they kicked off the 31st an­nual Carol Eck­man Clas­sic in­side Hollinger Field House Satur­day night. Madi­son Tor­resin posted a ca­reer high 27 points for the Golden Rams in the loss. Ad­di­tion­ally, she chipped in 10 re­bounds for her first dou­ble­dou­ble of the sea­son. West Ch­ester (0-1) trailed for the ma­jor­ity of the con­test as Glenville State’s up-tempo ap­proach forced 35 Golden Ram turnovers. LIN­COLN 66, GAN­NON 40 >> The Lady Lions (1-1) placed four play­ers in dou­ble fig­ures led by Amanda Oko­dugha’s 13 points. Bri­anna Lo­gan added 12 points off the bench and was named to the All-Tour­na­ment Team. Jaeda Davis and McKen­zie Spencer had 11 and 10 points re­spec­tively.

Gan­non (0-2) was led by Mag­gie Mitchell’s 14 points

Men’s Bas­ket­ball


CHEYNEY 63 >> Craig McGlond scored 15 points to lead the Cheyney Univer­sity men’s bas­ket­ball team, but Notre Dame Col­lege (Ohio), ended the game on an 11-5 run to come away with a 69-63 vic­tory Satur­day night at West Lib­erty Univer­sity in the MEC/PSAC Chal­lenge. The Wolves (0-2) tied the con­test at 58-58 on two free-throws from McGlond with 3:06 re­main­ing to play. The Fal­cons (2-0) re­sponded with a 6-0 run to take a 64-58 ad­van­tage at the 1:25 mark. A free-throw and a jumper from McGlond cut the deficit to 6461 with 1:01 to play, but the Wolves could not get any closer. Cheyney jumped out to a 9-2 ad­van­tage to start the game on a three-pointer by Basir Ful­more, four points from Rafiq Mar­shall and a bas­ket by McGlond. Mar­shall fin­ished with 13 points, a game-high six as­sists and grabbed four re­bounds. Ful­more and Imir Bai­ley added eight points and eight re­bounds each and Amir Boney also pulled in eight boards and scored six points.


Bishop Shana­han play­ers cel­e­brate win­ning the first set against Arch­bishop Car­roll at Har­ri­ton High School on Satur­day.

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