PITTSBURGH, PA – AMCC Preseason Player of the Year Jessica Pitts registered her first double-double of the year in the Lady Redhawks' (1-1) 61-50 loss to St. Vincent College (1-1) on Saturday in the final game of the La Roche Tip-Off Tournament.
Jessica Pitts was named to the All-Tournament Team after scoring 12 points and grabbing 19 boards and Casie Cygan registered double digit points for the second consecutive game. Leslie McPherson and Shataya White netted 7 and 6 points respectively while Amanda Garland contributed 5 points and 5 blocks.
Despite the loss, the Lady Redhawks held St. Vincent to just 30% shooting including 27% in the second half. La Roche also finished with 34 rebounds and 10 blocks.
The Lady Redhawks will embark on a two game road trip before returning to the Kerr Fitness Center on November 29. La Roche opens with Washington & Jefferson on Saturday, November 24 and travels to Chatham University on Monday, November 26.