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Beaver Lady Lions Winning Streak Continued Over Weekend

1/30/2008 —

The Penn State Beaver Lady Lions' three-game winning streak continued at home this weekend when they defeated Penn State Hazleton, 64-39, on Friday and Franciscan University, 70-54, on Saturday. The victory over Hazleton gave Beaver another conference win.

In Friday's game Beaver was led by freshman Jasmine Green (Orange High School) with 15 points, six assists, and eight steals. Other double digit scorers were freshman Tasia McCargo (Beaver Falls High School) with 13 and sophomore Alonna Verrico (Rochester High School) with 12. McCargo also had 11 rebounds. On Saturday the Lady Lions hosted Franciscan University Lady Barons and dominated the game. Green led Beaver with 25 points and eight steals. Verrico had 10 points, freshman Heather Sandusky (New Brighton High School) scored 11, and McCargo had 12. Sandusky also had 10 rebounds. 

The Lady Lions are 12-4 overall and 8-1 in the conference. They resume play at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30, when they host Penn State DuBois. For information about Beaver athletics, contact Andy Kirschner, athletic director, at ack121@psu.edu or (724) 773-3826, or visit http://www.br.psu.edu/StudentLife/Athletics/sports.htm.


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