News From Terre Haute, Indiana

February 15, 2013

Rose-Hulman women beat Earlham

Staff Report
The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — The Rose-Hulman women’s basketball team earned a key Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference victory in the race for the final spot in this year’s tournament with a 49-43 win Wednesday night in Hulbert Arena.

Rose  (12-12 overall, 8-9 HCAC) travels to Hanover on Saturday in the regular-season finale. A win also would bring Rose its fourth .500 or above season in program history.



EARLHAM (43) — Spay 5-12 2-3 12, Sells 4-8 0-0 8, Brown 1-4 3-4 5, Bryant-Williams 2-7 0-0 4, Long 2-4 0-0 4, Watt 1-4 2-2 4, Scott 1-10 0-0 2, Altman 1-1 0-0 2, Cunningham 1-3 0-0 2, Hayden 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 18-54 FG, 7-9 FT, 43 TP.

ROSE-HULMAN (49) — Gibbs 6-13 0-1 12, Morris 4-5 1-2 11, Ploof 2-3 5-8 9, Williams 3-7 1-2 7, Johnson 1-7 2-3 5, Gilliam 1-2 1-2 3, Cain 0-3 2-4 2, Fuhs 0-3 0-0 0. Totals 17-43 FG, 12-22 FT, 49 TP.

Halftime score — RH 26, EC 20. 3-point shooting — EC 0-7 (Spay 0-2, Sells 0-3, Scott 0-2), RH 3-9 (Morris 2-2, Johnson 1-2, Williams 0-2, Cain 0-3). Fouled out — Bryant-Williams, Scott. Rebounds — EC 33 (Brown 8), RH 35 (Johnson 10). Assists — EC 5 (Sells 4), RH 11 (Cain 6). Total fouls — EC 22, RH 13.

High school basketball

n Crowe honored — Brodie Crowe of Shakamak has been named the Subway Player of the Week for District 3 for his play.

The 6-foot-2 senior had 33 points and five rebounds in the Lakers’ 62-50 victory over Vincennes Rivet. He was 12 of 14 from the field, making three of four 3-pointers, and converted all six free throws he attempted. Crowe had 934 career points.

Nicole Anderson of Terre Haute North was another player nominated for the honor.



Tuesday

BOYS

At Putnamville

SOUTH VERMILLION (61) — Branz 5 4-5 16, Lawson 10 3-3 27, Luft 0 0-0 0, Hines 3 0-0 6, Spivey 2 0-2 4, Strayer 1 1-2 4, Waldrop 1 1-2 3, Crouch 0 1-4 1. Totals 22 FG, 10-18 FT, 61 TP.

SOUTH PUTNAM (62) — Vittetow 0 0-0 0, Pell 2 0-0 6, Franklin 2 2-2 6, Moore 10 11-13 31, Bumgardner 4 0-0 8, Long 1 0-0 2, Arnold 2 0-0 5, Chestnut 0 2-4 2. Totals 21 FG, 17-21 FT, 62 TP.

South Vermillion    14    11    18    18    —    61

South Putnam    10    21    14    17    —    62

3-point goals — Branz 2, Lawson 4, Strayer, Pell 2, Arnold. Total fouls — SV 22, SP 15.

JV — South Putnam 42, South Vermillion 20.

Next — South Vermillion (3-15) plays host to Riverton Parke tonight. South Putnam (10-8) plays tonight at Owen Valley.