QUAKERS RALLY COMES UP SHORT
January 3, 2013Earlham College Broadcast Sports
RICHMOND, Ind. — A late rally by the Earlham College women's basketball team came up
short on Wednesday as the Quakers fell 65-58 to the Rose-Hulman Institute of
The Quakers led 4-0 early before the Engineers (5-7, 1-4) scored the next nine
points to lead 9-4 with 13:46 left in the first half of the Heartland Collegiate
Athletic Conference contest on Schuckman Court in the Athletics and Wellness Center.
JaLissa Watt scored to close the gap to 15-14 with 10:27 to go in the opening
period, but Rose-Hulman was able to widen its margin to 33-18 by intermission.
In the second half, Rose-Hulman built a 45-22 lead at the 15:14 mark before the
Quakers started to come back.
Kasin Spay hit a 3-pointer with 8:23 remaining to cut the deficit to 47-35.
The Quakers continued to rally and they got as close as five points on three
occasions in the final minute of the game.
Bria Sneed led the Quakers with 26 points, four rebounds, three assists and three
Raven Bryant-Williams tossed in seven points and grabbed four rebounds.
Charvonne Long and Kasin Spay each finished with six points.
Earlham (1-11, 0-5) faces Manchester University at home on Saturday. The HCAC
contest gets underway at 1 p.m.