Earlham Topped by Mount St. Joseph Saturday

Earlham Topped by Mount St. Joseph Saturday

CINCINNATI, Ohio - The Earlham College women's basketball team fell on the road Saturday afternoon in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference play to Mount St. Joseph by a final score of 63-48.

Earlham's offense was held to 29.3% shooting in the game as the Quakers made 17-58 field goal attempts.  Earlham's bright spot offensively came from Zoe Curtis who led EC with a double-double.  Curtis scored a game-high 17 points and finished with 11 rebounds.  Curtis went 8-15 from the floor and grabbed seven offensive rebounds.  For the game Earlham outrebounded Mount St. Joseph 46-34.  Earlham also managed to pressure the Lions into 20 turnovers.  

Mount St. Joseph was led Maddie Haberthy's 17 points.  Lainee Studer finished in double figures with 16 points. 

The loss dropped Earlham to 1-7, 1-3 HCAC.  The Lions of Mount St. Joseph moved to 6-3, 3-1 HCAC.  The Quakers will play again on Tuesday December 19 at Wilmington (Ohio).  Tipoff is set for 7 p.m.