OAKLAND CITY —
The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College basketball team’s attempt to win its third straight game came to an end Tuesday afternoon with a 90-77 setback dealt by Oakland City.
To begin the second half, a Hailee Rittinger 3-pointer put the Pomeroys ahead by one (30-29) at the 19:27 mark. It was the only lead the Pomeroys would have in the second half as Oakland City was able retake the lead. The Mighty Oaks would extend its lead to double digits at the 13 minute mark of the second half and was able to maintain the lead until the end of the game.
The Pomeroys were led by Na-Shaunda Rayford who scored a team-high 15 points. Two Pomeroys recorded double-double performances on the afternoon. Ja’Breena Gardner finished with 11 points and a game-high 13 rebounds. She also finished with a game-high six assists and three steals.
• Hot Cleats fourth — At Lake Buena Vista, Fla., the Terre Haute Hot Cleats 3v3 team recently placed fourth in their division at Disney’s ESPN Wide World of Sports, playing nine games against teams from New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Georgia, Tennessee and Florida.
Team members are Morgan Clouse, Jade Leisher, Natalie Morris, Gwen Stewart, Sasha Thompson and Brooke Uhls.