PITTSBURGH, PA – Shataya White finished with 15 points, 10 assists, 7 rebounds, and 7 steals as the Lady Redhawks (11-3, 6-1) downed Franciscan (4-8, 3-4) 82-58.
The Lady Redhawks outrebounded Franciscan 29-14 to jump out to a 40-20 halftime lead. Casie Cygan paced La Roche with 12 points and went 6 for 7 from the field. White had a terrific half with 8 points, 8 assists, and 4 steals while Mackenzie O'Donnell grabbed 7 rebounds.
La Roche continued to dominate the boards in the second half and outscored the Barons by nine.
Cygan led all scorers with 23 points and Sabrina McLin added 17 points including a trio of 3-pointers. White had 15 points, 10 assists, 7 steals, and 7 rebounds to register the double-double. O'Donnell finished with 7 points and 14 rebounds while Danasha Harris had 8 points and 9 rebounds.
La Roche outrebounded Franciscan 53-24 including 30-9 on the offensive glass. They also outscored them in the paint (50-24), off of turnovers (30-16), on 2nd chance points (24-7), and on the fast break (26-2).
Women's hoops will host Penn State Behrend on Saturday at 2PM in a rematch of the 2013 AMCC Championship game. The Lady Lions are coming off a 67-65 victory over Penn State Altoona.