December 8, 2012Richmond High School
FRANKLIN, Ind. — The Earlham College women's basketball team came up just short of a
win on Saturday.
Franklin College needed overtime to defeat the Quakers 62-59 in a Heartland
Collegiate Athletic Conference contest.
Bria Sneed led the Quakers with 16 points, while Raven Bryant-Williams recorded a
double-double with 11 points and 12 rebounds.
Kasin Spay finished with nine points and Charvonne Long tossed in eight points.
Karmell Brown pulled down six rebounds.
The Grizzlies led 14-4 early in the contest before the Quakers started the road back.
With 2:42 left in the first half, Long scored to tie the contest at 22-22.
On their next possession, the Quakers took a 25-22 lead when Sneed hit a 3-pointer
with 1:32 remaining.
After the teams exchanged turnovers, Franklin was able to tie the game at 25-25 by
In the second half, Bryant-Williams scored to make it 27-27 at 19:14 before the
Grizzlies scored four points in a row to go on top 31-27 at 18:03.
Franklin was able to build a 48-37 advantage with 6:55 remaining in regulation
before the Quakers rallied.
An 18-point run put the Quakers in front 55-48. During the stretch, a 3-pointer by
Sneed gave the gave the Quakers a 49-48 lead with 4:17 left in the second half.
The Grizzlies (6-2, 2-1) were able to bounce back and tie the contest at 56-56 by
the end of regulation to set up the extra session.
Earlham (1-8, 0-3) is back in action next Saturday against Anderson University on
Schuckman Court in the Athletics and Wellness Center. The HCAC affair starts at 1
FRANKLIN, Ind. — The Earlham College men's basketball team dropped a 69-54 decision
on Saturday to Franklin College.
Jack O'Flaherty led the Quakers with 16 points against the Grizzlies (4-3, 2-1) in
the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference affair.
Kristian Barden, Dustin Rusk and Tyler Lewers each finished with seven points.
Barden grabbed and game-high 14 rebounds, while Rusk had seven rebounds.
Earlham jumped out to a quick 5-0 advantage when O'Flaherty hit a 3-pointer at the
19:25 mark of the first period.
After the Grizzlies closed the gap, O'Flaherty struck again with another trey to
give the Quakers a 10-6 with 14:58 to go.
Franklin scored the next seven points to grab a 13-10 lead at 12:30.
O'Flaherty scored to make it 13-12 with 11:08 to play.
From that point, Franklin was able to widen it margin to 28-19 at 3:52 before
finishing the first half on top 30-24.
In the second half, the Grizzlies scored the first 17 points to open the frame on
the way to the win.
The Quakers (1-8, 0-3) return home next Saturday to entertain Anderson University.
The HCAC contest on Schuckman Court in the Athletics and Wellness Center gets
underway at 3 p.m.
RICHMOND, Ind. — The team awards for the Earlham College cross country squads were
handed out on Saturday by Head Coach Pat Thomas.
The Most Outstanding Female Runner was Olivia Thornburg and the Most Outstanding
Male Runner was Simon Conrad
Emma Hauser was the Most Improved Female Runner, while for the men the same honor
went to Johnny Rezende-Shalom.