Harrison hits 1K as Women's Basketball downs Blue Jays, 56-41

Cassidy Harrison - 1000 Career Points

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. --- Becker junior guard Cassidy Harrison (Foxborough, Mass. / Foxborough) reach the 1000 career point total as the Becker College women's basketball team prevailed 56-41 at the University of St. Joseph on Monday night at the O'Connell Center in West Hartford, Connecticut.

THE BASICS
December 3, 2018
O'Connell Center, West Hartford, Conn.
Score: Becker 56, St. Joseph 41
Records: Becker 5-3 | Saint Joseph 2-7

FOR THE HAWKS
• Harrison led all scorers with 22 points on 8-of-15 shooting. Harrison also tallied three rebounds and two steals. Harrison hit a three-point jumper with 2:17 to go in the game to give 1001 points for her career. Harrison becomes the first Hawk to make the list since former Becker great Haley Ooms reached it on February 4th, 2014.
• Becker senior forward Adrianna Dowdy (East Haven, Conn. / Hill Regional Career), the reigning NECC Player of the Week, continued her stellar play of late, recording a double-double with ten points and 18 rebounds. Dowdy also tallied five steals, four assists and a block.
• Junior forward Sarah Ware (Oakham, Mass. / Quabbin Regional) chipped in with five points, seven rebounds, five assists and a block.
• Collectively, Becker outshot Saint Joseph, 39.3 percent to 23.2 percent.

FOR THE BLUE JAYS
• Saint Joseph was led by Melicia Mendez, who came off the bench to score 19 points, going three-of-six from behind the arc.
Raelynn Voislow added seven points with six rebounds, three steals and two assists.

TURNING POINT
With 5:24 left in the third quarter, the Blue Jays pulled to within five on a three-pointer, 32-27. That's when the Hawks pulled away with a 7-0 run capped off by a Dowdy free throw. The hosts wouldn't get closer than seven after that stretch.

UP NEXT
The Hawks are back on the court on Tuesday night when they host Framingham State University at 5:30 p.m.

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