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Cornerstone University 87 Madonna University 56
Grand Rapids, Mich.
Cornerstone - Melissa Veltkamp (32
Madonna - Erin Bentley (14 points)
Cornerstone - Melissa Veltkamp (8
Madonna - Kaylee McGrath (9 rebounds)
Cornerstone - Katelyn Cousins (7
Madonna - Heather Pratt (5 assists)
KEY TEAM STATS
The Golden Eagles shot a blistering 57.6% (19-33) from the field which included (9-16) from long range in the first half of play and they finished with a 50-15 lead at the half.
The Golden Eagles led from start to finish today as they defeated Madonna 87-56 to improve to 2-0 in the WHAC. Ashley Moon sank a 3-pointer for the first basket of the half and Melissa Veltkamp sank a 3-pointer as time expired and it was all Cornerstone in between. The Golden Eagles made a 12-0 run to start the game. They followed that up with a 20-8 run to take a 32-8 lead with 9:07 left in the half. The Golden Eagles gradually added to that lead through the remainder of the half and went into the locker room with a commanding 50-15 lead. The Golden Eagles cooled off a bit in the second half but they did maintain the lead they created in the first half of play. Cornerstone only made 1-10 from beyond the arc in the second half and shot 44.4% from the field as they coasted to an 87-56 win over the Crusaders.
The Golden Eagles will host Aquinas on Wednesday, December 7th at 7:30 p.m. Aquinas fell 84-68 to University of Northwestern Ohio today.