TC women stay perfect at home

The Tabor College women remained undefeated at home this season with wins over Missouri Valley College, 72-62, Friday and Doane College, 67-57, Saturday.

Against Missouri Valley, Tabor jumped to a 39-24 halftime lead, shooting 53 percent from the field. The Bluejays shot 50 percent in the game. They won the turnover battle, 23-16, but were outrebounded, 30-28.

Tabor had four players in double fiures. Lacie Ward led Tabor with 13 points, shooting 3-of-6 from behind the arc, and grabbed nine rebounds.

Whitney Polosky finished with 12 points, four rebounds, four steals and six turnovers. Katlyn Mary added 11 points, five assists, four rebounds and four turnovers. Gina Hullet contributed 10 points.

Missouri Valley was led by Shateah West with 17 points, eight rebounds and two blocks. Linsdi Jackson scored 13 points.

Against Doane College, Tabor trailed at half 36-34 but outscored Doane 33-21 in the second for the win.

Tabor shot 51 percent from the field and attempted only eight threes, making three. Once again the Bluejays won the turnover battle, 18-14, and were beaten on the boards 28-18.

Mary and Tynan Honn each finished in double figures. Honn scored 10 points on 4-of-4 shooting, Mary added 16. Polosky finished with eight points, six rebounds and three assists. Ward had nine points.

Kalen Carlson scored 13 for Doane, Cheryl Braitwait finished with 12 points, shooting 4-of-7 from the field.

With the wins, Tabor improved to 3-5 for the season and opens Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference play Thursday with a game at home against the University of St. Mary.

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