Lady Knights Dominant at Valley Forge Christian College Classic
The KCU Lady Knight Basketball team continued it winning ways this weekend at the Valley Forge (Pennsylvania) Christian College Classic, near Philadephia. On Thursday, the Lady Knights defeated Hillsdale Freewill Baptist College 90-56; On Friday, they took down Lincoln Christian University 91-45, and on Saturday they defeated host Valley Forge Christian College 110-45.
KCU pulled down 41 rebounds per game, nearly 8 more than their competition, and caused 14 more turnovers per contest than they themselves had. They outscored their opponents by more than 46 points per game, shooting .553 from the field, .426 from 3 point range, and .712 from the foul line.
The Lady Knights were led by Tanya Bowens who had 79 points on the weekend, while she had 10 boards, 20 assists, and 11 steals. Sharonda Jones had 44 points, 14 rebounds, 4 steals, 4 assists and 2 blocks. Forward Jana Glick scored 42 over the weekend, had 21 boards, 2 assists, 1 block, and 1 steal. Transfer Ashleigh Gyalog had 24 points and 15 boards on the weekend, while freshman Allie Slone had 22 points and 7 boards. Katelyn Meyer dropped in 18, pulled down 4 rebounds, and blocked 1 shot.
The Lady Knights are now 8-4 on the year, and host Alice Lloyd College on Tuesday, December 3, at 6 PM.