Area Sports Notes: Sewanee basketball teams sweep Berry

Area Sports Notes: Sewanee basketball teams sweep Berry

February 12th, 2018 by Staff Reports in Sports - College

The Sewanee basketball teams completed their home regular seasons Sunday with Southern Athletic Association routs of Berry, 83-65 in the women's game and 78-54 in the men's. Sewanee wraps up Saturday at Centre, which leads the men's standings with the Tigers (14-9, 10-3) second. Luke Smith led their sixth win in seven games with 20 points and five assists, while Adrian Thomas had nine rebounds and Cam Caldwell 10 points and eight rebounds. Bella Taylor had 27 points, 10 assists, eight rebounds and three steals for the female Tigers (10-13, 5-8), and Hannah McCormack and Allison Hitchcock scored 21 and 15 points.

» Ashlyan Baker scored 13 points and Zikaya Wright pulled down 10 rebounds as Chattanooga State edged visiting Cleveland State 51-49 with a 22-13 fourth quarter in TCCAA women's basketball Saturday. Abby Hubert had 24 points and eight rebounds, Ebony Kelley 10 points and five steals and Julia Gaither had six assists for Cleveland State.


» Miguel Pimentel completed a strong series and Ryan Beamish drove in five runs as the Lee University baseball team won 12-4 Sunday at Saint Leo. Beamish was 3-for-4 with a double and Pimentel was 3-for-5 with a home run and three RBIs after going 4-for-7 with an RBI in Saturday's two losses. Also for Lee (3-3), Fernando Ortiz was 3-for-6 with two RBIs and Jordan Howard was 2-for-3 with three runs scored.