Warriors End Lady Petrels Season in Jackson

Warriors End Lady Petrels Season in Jackson

The women's basketball team lost to Hendrix College in the quarterfinals of the 2011 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Tournament held in Jackson, Miss. on Friday, 80-57.

The Petrels never led the Warriors and fell behind by double-digits by the score of 20-9 only eight and a half minutes into the game. The Petrels were unable to trim the lead back to single numbers the rest of the way as the No. 1 seed from the West proved to be too much for Oglethorpe

Sarah Jones led Oglethorpe with 18 points on 6-of-10 shooting from the field. Katie Weeks was the only other Petrel in double figures with 11 points on the night. Sophomore Sarah Giles fouled out of the contest after posting 8 points and nine rebounds while seniors Chelsea MacDonald and Morgan Loughrey contributed 9 and 4 points, respectively.

Oglethorpe finishes the 2010-11 season with a 6-19 overall record.