Saturday's Women's Basketball Recap
Lewis & Clark 78, Willamette
The #10 Lewis & Clark women's basketball team picked up a 78-47 win over the Willamette Bearcats on Saturday night in Northwest Conference action. Prior to the game the Pios recognized graduating seniors Kristina Williams and Sara Villanueva, who helped the Pioneers move one game closer to the NWC Tournament.
Pacific (Ore.) 87, Pacific Lutheran
Samantha Potter scored 19 points on Saturday night but Pacific Lutheran came out on the losing end of an 87-43 defeat to the host Pacific Boxers at Stoller Center.
Whitworth 66, George Fox 59
The Whitworth women's basketball team used a 24-6 run in the last six minutes and 53 seconds of play to defeat No. 18 George Fox 66-59 on Saturday night in Whitworth Fieldhouse. With the win, Whitworth (17-6, 10-4 NWC) remained a perfect 10-0 at home.
Puget Sound 79, Linfield 57
Amanda Forshay scored 15 of her 21 points in the second half to lead the Puget Sound women's basketball team to a 79-57 win over visiting Linfield on Saturday. The Loggers (13-10, 7-8 NWC) used a lengthy run in the second half to build blow open a close game and cruise to the win.