Women's Hoop’s winning streak ends at NEC

Cassidy Harrison - Women's Basketball

HENNIKER, N.H. --- The Becker College women's basketball team lost 75-50 at New England College on Saturday afternoon in New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) action at Bridges Gymnasium in Henniker, New Hampshire.

January 26, 2019
Bridges Gymnasium, Henniker, New Hampshire
Score: New England 75, Becker 50
Records: NEC (9-7, 8-2 NECC) | Becker (13-6, 10-2 NECC)

• Junior guard Cassidy Harrison (Foxborough, Mass. / Foxborough) led Becker with 20 points, shooting 7-of-15 from the floor and 4-of-9 from three-point range.
• Junior guard Kelsey Maynard (Millville, Mass. / Tri-County Vocational) came off the bench to score 12 points and collect two steals in just 19 minutes.
• Senior forward Ciara McKissick (Charlton, Mass. / Shepherd Hill Regional) led the Hawks by pulling down a team-high six rebounds, dishing out three assists and scoring two points.
• Sophomore guard Jazlyn Contreras (Pawtucket, R.I. / St. Mary Academy Bay View) finished with six points, three assists and one steal.
• Led by Harrison, Becker collectively shot 37.5 percent from behind the arc, while forcing 30 turnovers on the defensive end.
• With the loss, Becker's seven-game winning streak comes to an end. It was the Hawks first seven game winning streak since the 2006-2007 season.

• Junior guard Rene Hudson (Gallatin, Tenn. / Gallatin) led NEC with 15 points, seven rebounds, four assists and two steals.
• Junior guard Jaz Laracuente (Dorchester, Mass. / New Mission) scored 13 points, pulled down five boards and dished out six assists.
• Freshman forward Kayla Goldring (Hollywood, Md. / Leonardtown) finished with 10 points and seven rebounds.
• As a team, the Pilgrims shot 50.9 percent from the floor.

The Hawks are back on the court next Saturday when they host Elms College in a 1:00 p.m. game. The Pilgrims travel to Bowdoin College on Tuesday night for a 6:00 p.m. game.

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