Lackawanna outbattles Harcum for Vital Conference Win

Ballard looks to add to Assist Total
Ballard looks to add to Assist Total

Scranton, PA – Point guard, Ciani Ballard led the Lackawanna College Women's Basketball team to a 60-59 win over the Falcons' archrival, Harcum College. Ballard scored 20 points and dished out 8 assists. More importantly she scored Lackawanna's last 8 points, which inc luded a three-pointer giving the Falcons a 55-53 lead with 3:23 in the game and a two pointer with 0:13 left on the clock to give Lackawanna a 60-57 lead that Harcum could not overcome.

Other notable contributions to the Falcons' victory was a double-double of 16 points and 13 rebounds by Quieterriua Gross and a 14-point effort by Mileisha Troche, who made 12 of those points from beyond the three-point line.

Lackawanna finishes their first half of play with two games this coming week. On Tuesday, they host Essex County College at Lackawanna's Student Union. Game time for Tuesday's game is 5:00 PM. On Thursday, they travel to Cranford, New Jersey to play Union County College. Tip-off for Thursday's contest is scheduled for 6:00 PM.