Harrison moves to 2nd all-time as Women's Basketball closes out 2019 with loss at Brandeis

Cassidy Harrison

WALTHAM, Mass. --- Becker senior guard Cassidy Harrison (Foxborough, Mass. / Foxborough) became the second all-time leading scorer in school history as the Becker College women's basketball team lost 65-40 at Brandeis University on Monday evening at the Red Auerbach Arena in Waltham, Massachusetts.

THE BASICS
December 9, 2019
Red Auerbach Arena, Waltham, Massachusetts
Score: Brandeis 65, Becker 40
Records: The Judges of Brandeis 8-1 | The Hawks of Becker 2-7       

FOR THE HAWKS OF BECKER

  • Harrison, who entered the day with 1384 career points, finished with 17 points on the day, shooting four-of-eight from behind the arc. After going scoreless in the first half, Harrison was a force after halftime, burying two quick threes to open the third quarter. With a layup with 54 seconds remaining in the third, Harrison passed former Hawk great Tatiana Mojica (Class of 2014) for second all-time on the Becker career scoring list. Mojica had finished her career with 1390 career points. Harrison finished her night with 1401 career points, trailing only all-time leading scorer Beth Pion (Class of 2009) with 1625 points.   
  • Sophomore guard Riley Berry (Margate, Fla. / Piper) added 13 points, shooting 5-of-11 from the floor.
  • Freshman forward Natasha Pacheco (Fairfax, Va. / WT Woodson) tallied four rebounds, four steals and three points.

FOR THE JUDGES OF BRANDEIS

  • Brandeis senior forward Hannah Nicholson (Sunderland, Vt. / Burr and Burton Acad.) posted a double-double with 14 points and 12 boards.
  • Junior guard Camila Casanueva (Santa Barbara, Calif. / Dos Pueblos) added 13 points and three assists.
  • Junior forward Jillian Petrie (Marlborough, Mass. / Marlborough) posted ten points and five rebounds.

UP NEXT
The Hawks are back on the court in the New Year as they travel to Regis College on Thursday, January 2 for a 12:00 p.m. game. The Judges host Gordon College on Tuesday, December 31st in a 1:00 p.m. game.

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