Saturday's Women's Basketball Recap
Lewis & Clark 79, Pacific Lutheran
The #10 Lewis & Clark women's basketball team clinched its first ever outright Northwest Conference Regular Season Championship on Saturday night with a 79-53 win over Pacific Lutheran.
Whitworth 66, Willamette 53
Whitworth University sank 20 of 23 free throws and scored 15 points off turnovers, as the Pirates defeated Willamette University, 66-53, on Saturday, Feb. 16 at Cone Field House. Emily Travis made 9 of 11 free throws and scored a game-high 23 points for the Pirates, while Kendra Lahue added 18 points and hit 6 of 7 three-point shots.
Whitman 67, Linfield 53
Heather Johns turned in a game-high 19 points for visiting Whitman as the Missionaries maintained a steady lead through the closing minutes and held off host Linfield 67-53 in a NWC matchup Saturday evening inside Ted Wilson Gymnasium.
George Fox 71, Puget Sound 53
The Puget Sound women's basketball team fell 71-53 to George Fox on Saturday in the final game of the 2012-13 season. The Loggers (14-11, 7-9 NWC) celebrated the careers of Sarah Stewart, Lindsay Layland and Kelsey McKinnis prior to the game.