Rams Start New Year with Win over Mount Saint Vincent

Rams Start New Year with Win over Mount Saint Vincent

Rams Start New Year with Win over Mount Saint Vincent

Farmingdale State - 71, Mount Saint Vincent - 48


Farmingdale, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State women's basketball team, playing their first game of 2011, earned a 71-48 win over Skyline Conference opponent Mount Saint Vincent. The Rams improved to 6-3 overall and 4-1 in conference play.

Farmingdale State led 38-24 at halftime after holding the Dolphins (2-7, 1-5 Skyline) to 33 percent shooting before the break.

The Rams opened up a 26 point advantage as junior forward Mariel Rozon (Bronx, N.Y./Norman Thomas) hit a three-pointer with 11:01 remaining. Farmingdale State would hold at least a 20 point edge for the rest of the game en route to the Skyline Conference victory.

Junior guard Kayla Koch (Kings Park, N.Y./Kings Park) led the Rams with 10 points, while Rozon shot 4-of-5 from the field for nine points to go along with five rebounds. Senior guard Juanita Chappel (Brooklyn, N.Y./Grand Street Campus) had a team-high five assists for Farmingdale State.

Mount Saint Vincent was led by freshman guard Sarah Kluth (Lynbrook, N.Y./St. Mary's) who had a game-high 13 points, while junior forward Kara McNish (Hawthorne, N.J./Hawthorne) pitched in with 12 points and 10 boards.

The Rams next will travel to Old Westbury for a Skyline matchup on Thursday, January 6th at 6:00 p.m.

 

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