With Chemeketa Win, LB Women Improve to 14-1
The Linn-Benton Women’s Basketball team defeated Chemeketa Community College 69-46 on Saturday, Jan 14.
The Roadrunners improved to 14-1 on the season, and 4-0 in the NWAC South Region. The Storm fell to 7-9 on the season, and 1-3 in the NWAC South Region.
The Roadrunners led 23-18 heading into halftime, after shooting only 24% from the field in the first half. In the third quarter the Roadrunners ignited the fire, shooting 72% from the field (13 of 18 shots), outscoring the Storm 31-9.
Roadrunner Brooklynn Hankwitz led the scoring for the Beaks with 13 points on 5 of 9 shooting. Madison Dutkiewicz added 10 points off the bench for the Roadrunners, shooting 5 of 10 from the field. Roadrunner Kathleen Hale had another big night on the boards, with 15 rebounds, 5 of them on the offensive glass. Hale now leads the Northwest Athletic Conference in offensive rebounds, and ranks fourth in total rebounds.
Next up the Roadrunners travel to Oregon City to take on fifth-ranked Clackamas Community College on Wednesday, Jan 18.