Women’s Basketball Throttles Adrian 65-45

Women’s Basketball Throttles Adrian 65-45

Adrian, Mich. - The Alma College women's basketball team took down to Adrian College 65-45 on Wednesday (Feb. 19) evening.

Alma (11-13, 6-9 MIAA) pulled away from the Bulldogs in the second half, outscoring Adrian 44-23.

Hannah Thelen (Pewamo, Mich. / Pewamo-Westphalia) led all players with 23 points on 6-of-7 shooting and 9-of-12 from the free throw line. Jeny Brandt (Escanaba, Mich. / Escanaba) had a monster double-double with 18 points on 8-of-12 shooting to go along with 12 rebounds. She added a team-high five assists and two steals. Guard Maddie Robbins (Saint Johns, Mich. / Saint Johns) pulled down seven boards off the bench.

The Scots swarmed to Adrian, forcing a 27.5 shooting percentage and 21 turnovers, 16 of which came in the first half alone. The Bulldogs also missed all nine of their threes.