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Thomas Women’s Basketball Takes Down Farmington in Final Regular Season Game

The Terriers traveled to the University of Maine Farmington Campus on Saturday, February 11th for their final regular season game and came up with their second win of the year to the Beavers, winning 59-48.

The Records:
Thomas College: Overall (4-21), NAC (3-11)
University of Maine Farmington: Overall (2-21), NAC (1-13)

How it Happened:

  • The Terriers started the game out strong getting up 14 points, nine of which came from first- year Kristina Perry, before the Beavers could put up two five minutes into the game, 14-2 Thomas
  • Ending the first quarter up by 10, 20-10 Thomas
  • That lead continued to grow in the second quarter for the Terriers
  • A much needed get ahead three was made by Elena Alderman five minutes in, then two back-to-back layups both made by Mia Henderson and assisted by Samantha Fortin gave a comfortable lead for the halftime, 33-21 Thomas
  • After a few turnovers at the start of the third, only being up by five, Alderman landed another three, keeping the momentum on the Terriers side, 36-28 Thomas
  • A few missed baskets from the Terriers kept the Beavers in the game, but yet another basket made behind the arch by Alderman maintained the lead for Thomas, 43-38
  • At the start of the fourth UMF drained two back-to-back threes giving them the lead for the first time, 44-43 UMF
  • Emily Hagerty acted fast as the next possession she responded with a three herself giving Thomas the lead for the rest of the game
  • Terriers finished out the season with a 59-48 win

Inside the Numbers:

  • Three Terriers finished in the double digits for points, Perry with 17, Alderman with 12, and Fortin ending with 10
  • Perry also had a great night with rebounds, totaling in 15 for herself

Brianne Benecke also had a great rebounding night ending with 10.