Cornerstone University 41 Olivet College 70
Grand Rapids, Mich.
Cornerstone - Katelyn Cousins (25
Olivet College - Sydney Radde (20
Cornerstone - Melissa Veltkamp (7
Olivet College - Sydney Radde (8 rebounds)
Cornerstone - Melissa Veltkamp (6
Olivet College - Kelsey Campbell (5 assists)
KEY TEAM STATS
The Golden Eagles started well and
never looked back tonight as they would lead from start to finish. Cornerstone shot 53.3% from the field which
included 6-13 from long range. Katelyn
Cousins made 5 of 6 from beyond the arc in the first half of play.
The Golden Eagles made a 13-4 run to
start the game. Katelyn Cousins scored 9
of those points on triple's. Olivet responded
and made a 9-4 run to bring the score to 17-13.
Olivet would scrap to keep the game close up through the 4:13 mark on
the clock. Cornerstone would make a big
run to finish the half. Katelyn Cousins
and Ashley Moon dropped back to back 3-pointers to begin a 13-2 run to close
out the half to put Cornerstone up 43-24 at the half. Cornerstone would push the lead to 20 (50-30)
early in the second half and they would cruise from there. They built as much as a 28 point lead (69-41)
with 7:05 on the clock. Olivet did cut
the lead to 69-53 with 3:21 on the clock but they would not score again as the
Golden Eagles defeated the Comets 78-53.
Golden Eagles will have a little more than a week off and will return to play
with their first WHAC game next Wednesday when they host UNOH at 5:30 in the
first game of a double header with the men's team.