Green leads HU women to opening hoop win

Kelsey Green had 18 points and nine rebounds to lead the Huntington University women's basketball team to a 70-53 win over visiting Cornerstone University on Tuesday, Nov. 3.

The Foresters started slow in their season opener, taking over five minutes to light up the scoreboard. Huntington captured a number of Cornerstone turnovers, however, to achieve a 20-12 lead in the first half, and it held a 38-28 halftime lead.

Although Cornerstone got as close as five points in the second half, Sarah Miller led the Forester women to a 23-9 run to seal the deal on a Huntington win.

Miller added 13 points for HU, and Courtney Beerbower had 12 points.

Lauren Meese contributed five assists to the HU cause, and Jenna Donaldson had four steals.

Name FG 3 Pt FT Pts RB Ast PF
Huntington University
C. Beerbower 4-6 0-0 4-6 12 3 0 3
R. Carr 3-8 1-2 1-2 8 2 5 1
J. Donaldson 3-8 1-2 2-2 9 6 3 4
L. Meese 2-8 1-4 3-3 8 4 5 2
S. Miller 4-13 3-10 2-2 13 3 2 2
B. Bateman 0-4 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0
A. Burrus 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0
K. Green 8-10 0-0 2-3 18 9 0 2
A. Greene 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 1 0
B. Kuiper 1-8 0-0 0-0 2 4 1 3
H. Osborne 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0
Team 6
Totals 25-65 6-19 14-18 70 37 17 17
Cornerstone Univ.
B. Carter 3-12 0-0 1-3 7 12 2 3
S. Flietstra 4-8 0-0 0-0 8 4 0 5
A. Hensler 3-5 0-1 0-0 6 2 2 2
M. Veltkamp 4-14 2-6 2-5 12 6 2 2
R. Veltkamp 5-11 1-1 4-6 15 5 5 2
K. DeYoung 0-0 0-0 1-2 1 0 0 0
K. Hammond 1-3 0-0 2-2 4 5 5 1
K. Vink 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 0 0
Team 9
Totals 20-53 3-8 10-18 53 44 11 15