Redhawks Extend Perfect Conference Record with Win over Franciscan

Redhawks Extend Perfect Conference Record with Win over Franciscan

Steubenville, Ohio - The La Roche Women's Basketball team extended their undefeated record in conference after defeating Franciscan University on the road. The Redhawks defeated the Barons 63-50 for their eleventh conference win. 

The first half showcased solid play from both teams. However by halftime, La Roche had built a double digit lead. Throughout the second half, the Redhawks kept up their game, keeping the point differential above ten points for the remainder of the contest.

Mackenzie O'Donnell led the team in points with 19, and Darrian Johnson scored 15 and hit 5 of 7 three pointers. The Redhawks shot for a 76.5% free throw percentage and captured 38 rebounds to Franciscan's 23. La Roche also attempted an uncharacteristically low 48 field goals, but hit nearly half. 

The Redhawks look to extend their perfect record this Saturday, January 28th as they face the Hilbert Hawks at 2:00p.m. La Roche will induct the 2017 Hall of Fame Class following the game's conclusion.

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