East County Sports

Hawks win opener in prep for Toreros exhibition

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By Elias Totah
Special to EastCountySports.com

 

EL CAJON – Alexa Arndt‘s double-double and Berika Egberuare‘s team-high 12 points helped SDC outlast La Sierra in the season opener on Tuesday night.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:

Final: San Diego Christian 63 | La Sierra 51

Records: Hawks (1-0) | Golden Eagles (0-1)

INSIDE THE GAME:

• Alexa Arndt scored 11 points and grabbed 10 rebounds.

• The Hawks went 14-of-15 from the charity stripe (93.3 percent)

• SDC outscored La Sierra 32-6 in points off turnovers, capitalizing in transition.

• The Hawks outscored the Golden Eagles in bench points 27-14, getting quality minutes out of the second unit.

• Saskia Giesselbach brought down a team-high 13 rebounds.

• Although the Golden Eagles shot 40 percent from the field in the first half, the Hawks led by seven at the half, 37-30.

STAT OF THE GAME:

• The Hawks forced 28 turnovers with high-pressure defense resulting in 32 points.

BEYOND THE BOX SCORE:

• SDC has defeated La Sierra the last three outings including four of the last five

UP NEXT: 

• The Hawks will be on the road in an exhibition game against the University of San Diego on Nov. 6. Tip off is scheduled for 6 p.m.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL – WED, NOV. 4, 2015 AT 9:35 PM 
Final 1 2 3 4 F
La Sierra 0-1 15 15 11 10 51
San Diego Christian 1-0 17 20 17 9 63
Nov. 4, 2015
El Cajon
Attendance: 65
La Sierra Indv. Leaders San Diego Christian
2 Players (#04,#44) – 12 Points #15 EGBERUARE, Berika – 12
#44 DAVIS, Alexis – 17 Rebounds #04 GIESSELBACH, Saskia – 13
#03 MAEDA, Kailee – 5 Assists #23 PERALES, Natalie – 5
La Sierra Team Statistics San Diego Christian
33.3% (21 – 63) Field Goals % 29.5% (23 – 78)
18.2% (2 – 11) 3 Point Field Goals % 21.4% (3 – 14)
58.3% (7 – 12) Free Throws 93.3% (14 – 15)
52 Rebounds 48
12 Assists 18
28 Turnovers 14
17 2nd Chance Pts 8

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