Pomeroys top century mark in win at Miami-Middletown

Nov. 17, 2013

Middletown, Ohio – For the second time in the last four games, the SMWC basketball team has scored over 100 points in a game.  This time it was against the Lady ThunderHawks of Miami University-Middletown.  Six Pomeroys scored in double-figures and SMWC won its first road game of the season 109-67. 

The Pomeroys were led by Mikayla Metheny and Stephanie Moore who had a team-high 17 points.  Other Pomeroys scoring in double-figures where Hailee Rittinger (15 pts.), Sierra Lopez (14 pts.), Ja’Breena Gardner (13 pts.), and Mikayla Kinneer (12 pts.).  Gardner secured her first double-double of the season as she also had a team-high 12 rebounds and 7 steals. 

Rittinger and Moore combined for 9 of 18 total three-point baskets made by the Pomeroys in the game.  Miami-Middletown did not make a three-point basket, going 0-7 for the game.  SMWC was also able to score 30 points off 32 Lady ThunderHawk turnovers.

SMWC led 60-34 at the half and never looked back.  The last time the Pomeroys hit the century mark was their 118-48 win over Southern State Community College during the first game of the season. 

The Pomeroy record improves to 2-2 on the season.  They will be back in action on Wednesday, Nov. 20 when they travel to Owensboro, Ky. in a matchup with Brescia University.  Game time is set for a 7 p.m. start.