Glenville, W.Va. – The Glenville State Lady Pioneers had four player score in double figures as they defeated Philadelphia U, 91-74 in the Pocono Classic at East Stroudsburg, as they picked up their fourth win in a row.
Glenville State (4-1, 2-0) would get down early in the first quarter but would get a big lift in the second from Kristin DesRocher as she came off the bench to score 11 first half points as the Lady Pioneers took a 34-28 lead into halftime.
In the third quarter GSC would outscore Philadelphia U 38 to 23 as the Lady Pioneers took the commanding lead as they cruised to the, 91-74 victory.
The Lady Pioneers defense caused 24 turnovers and converted them into 28 points. Glenville State won the battle in the paint as they outscored Philadelphia U 38 to 32 inside. Also GSC’s bench outscored their opponents bench 44 to 6 in the game.
Paris McLeod continued her hot hand as she scored a game high 19 points and dished out a team high five assists. Kristin DesRocher scored 14 points, with 11 coming in the first half, as she went 4-of-6 from behind the three-point line.
Also for the Lady Pioneers Brittany Jackson chipped in with 11 points while Aanise Barnes scored 10 points. Courtney Davis grabbed a team high eight rebounds.
Philadelphia U was led by Bria Young as she scored a team high 18 points, eight rebounds, and finished with seven assists.
The Lady Pioneers (4-1, 2-0) returns to action tomorrow as they take on Chestnut Hill in the East Stroudsburg’s Pocono Classic. Tip-off is set for 1PM.