Shee­han leads Saint Joe’s to vic­tory

Daily Times (Primos, PA) - - SPORTS -

Mary Shee­han had the best game of her col­lege bas­ket­ball ca­reer Sun­day.

The three-time All-Delco from Car­di­nal O’Hara poured in 14 points as Saint Joseph’s de­feated Ge­orge Wash­ing­ton, 41-38. Shee­han, a sopho­more, hit a game-high four 3-point field goals for the Hawks (8-15), who shot 6-for-24 from be­yond the arc.

Red­shirt fresh­man Kelly Jekot made a layup with 5:17 left in the fourth quar­ter to put the Hawks in front to stay.

Bon­ner & Pren­der­gast grad Alyssa Mon­aghan, the 2015 Daily Times Player of the Year, chipped in with eight points, seven as­sists and five re­bounds. Katie May­ock (Con­estoga) added eight points and two blocks. DREXEL 58, DELAWARE 41 >> Make it eight straight vic­to­ries for the Dragons (16-5).

Bai­ley Green­berg led the way with 23 points and seven re­bounds She is the first Dragon to score 20 or more points in four con­sec­u­tive games since Gabriela Marginean had a streak of nine games from Dec.

21, 2009 through Jan. 21,

2010. Green­berg was 9-for18 from the floor and has shot at least 50 per­cent in all four games.

Car­di­nal O’Hara prod­uct Han­nah Ni­hill, a two-time Daily Times Player of the Year, added 12 points and a pair of steals. Aubree Brown tossed in seven points and snared five re­bounds, while Keis­hana Wash­ing­ton con­trib­uted six points and two steals.

Drexel’s win­ning streak, which be­gan at Delaware Jan. 13, is tied for fifth long­est in pro­gram his­tory. It is the third eight-game win­ning streak the Dragons have had. Drexel also has two nine-game win­ning streaks and two 16game win­ning streaks in its an­nals.

MAR­QUETTE 93, VIL­LANOVA

55 >> The Wild­cats (158) were no match for the eighth-ranked team in the na­tion, which shot 52 per­cent from the floor (35-for67) and owned a 51-26 re­bound­ing ad­van­tage. Jan­nah Tucker (15 points), Mary Gedaka (12) and Kelly Jekot (11) all reached dou­ble fig­ures in scor­ing for Vil­lanova.

SAINT LOUIS 69, LA SALLE 58 >> Jeryn Reese scored a teamhigh 17 points and grabbed nine re­bounds for the Ex­plor­ers (3-21, 1-10 A-10). Sofilia Ng­wafang added nine points and fresh­men Janay San­ders and Kayla Spruill dropped in eight apiece.

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