Cornerstone University 49 Rochester College 37
Grand Rapids, Mich.
Cornerstone – Robyn Veltkamp (15 points)
Rochester College – Meagan Heiden (13 points)
Cornerstone – Ashley Niedermayer (9 rebounds)
Rochester College – Ke'ala Ka'aikala (8 rebounds)
Cornerstone – Tanner Hostetler (5 assists)
Rochester College – Ka'imana ka'aikala/Rayenne Kaiser (3 assists)
KEY TEAM STATS
The Golden Eagles shot 36% (18-50) from the field during the game which included 1 of 7 from long range.
Cornerstone hosted Rochester College on Tuesday night while Head Coach Katie Mattera picked up her first win at Mol Arena. The Golden Eagles grabbed the early lead (9-2) on a Janae Trombley shot in the paint at 9:30 on the clock. The Rochester Warriors were not going to go away easily pulling within two points (16-14) off a two point shot in the paint by Ke'ala Ka'aikala. Cornerstone grabbed a larger lead heading into the first half with a 22-17 lead. Cornerstone led by as much as 13 points during the second half with 8:45 to play in the game. Cornerstone continued to dominate play to a 49-37 win for the Golden Eagles. With the win, Cornerstone improves to 2-1 while Rochester drops to 1-2 overall.
The Golden Eagles travels to Spring Arbor University on Friday. Tip off set for 7 p.m.