Highlanders drop to No. 1 Westminster
February 17, 2016 | 7:57 PM
FINAL SCORE: MacMurray College 57 Westminster College 74
LOCATION: Jacksonville, IL – Bill Wall Gym
RECORDS: MacMurray College 3-21, 3-14 SLIAC Westminster College 19-4, 15-2 SLIAC
HOW IT HAPPENED
The Blue Jays started off with a lead in the first half as Kasey Gatson shot for two. The Highlanders kept up with the Blue Jay pace, but faced difficulty to get on top. Brianna Markusic led for the Highlanders in the first half scoring 14 and grabbing nine rebounds, but the Highlanders still trailed at the half 29-20. Unable to reset the Highlanders dropped to Westminster 74-57.
FOR THE HIGHLANDERS
Brianna Markusic led with a double-double scoring 25 points and grabbing 13 rebounds.
Liz Kruemmelbein followed with 9 points and 5 rebounds.
FOR THE FOES
Krista Armontrout led for the Blue Jays with 23 points and 9 rebounds.
Kasey Gatson followed with 13 points and 9 rebounds as well.
Next action for the Highlanders comes Saturday, Feb. 20 when they travel to take on conference foe, Fontbonne University.