Record: 20-11 Home: 12-4 Away: 8-7 Conf: 13-6
Cougars advance to 4-0 in conference play
Women's Basketball - Sat, Dec. 17, 2016
|IU Kokomo (Ind.) 9-4, 4-0 RSC||16||20||12||16||64|
|Midway (Ky.) 11-5, 2-2 RSC||12||17||10||19||58|
|Dec. 17, 2016|
|IU Kokomo (Ind.)||Indv. Leaders||Midway (Ky.)|
|#30 Dejianna Butler - 21||Points||#14 Breanna Ball - 15|
|#12 Whitney Williamson - 12||Rebounds||#42 Rachel Carter - 9|
|#23 Deja Felder - 4||Assists||#00 Jasmine Johnson - 3|
|IU Kokomo (Ind.)||Team Statistics||Midway (Ky.)|
|44.4% (20 - 45)||Field Goals %||34.9% (22 - 63)|
|28.6% (2 - 7)||3 Point Field Goals %||7.1% (1 - 14)|
|64.7% (22 - 34)||Free Throws||81.3% (13 - 16)|
|5||2nd Chance Pts||8|
In the River States Conference Game of the Week, the Cougars continued their lead of the West Division improving to 4-0 after a 64-58 win at Midway.
- Final Score: IU Kokomo 64 | Midway 58
- Records: IU Kokomo Cougars 9-4, 4-0 RSC
- Midway Eagles 11-5, 2-2 RSC
- Location: Midway, Ky.
- Whitney Williamson registered a double-double with 13 points and 12 rebounds. Williamson shot 40% for the game. She brought down three offensive rebounds and nine defensive boards.
- Leading the offense, Dejianna Butler posted 21 points, going 8-11 from the field and 5-7 from the line. Butler also finished second on the team in rebounds with eight.
- Also posting double figures, Deja Felder had 14 points after shooting 44% from the field and 83% from the charity stripe. Felder also contributed four of the Cougar's nine assists and grabbed a trio of steals.
- Aja Ladd added three assists.
Thoughts from Coach Carlee Cottrell:
"I'm so happy with how well the team played today! When Midway amped up the pressure we were able to stay in control. We are making great strides as a team right now. Tomorrow we have to come in ready and focus so we can prepare for our Monday and Tuesday games before break."
The Cougars will remain on the road to faceoff against Goshen in a non-conference game on December 19 at 5:00 pm.