Roughriders Fall On The Road At Iowa Western

Roughriders Fall On The Road At Iowa Western

The Roughriders lost on the road at Iowa Western Saturday afternoon, 89-70.  There were a lot of points scored in the first quarter capped off by Elle Williams' deep 3 pointer at the buzzer to pull Crowder within in 1 at 24-23.  The Roughriders had an ice cold second quarter in which they only scored 6 points and found themselves down 41-29 at the half.  The Reivers outscored Crowder 30-16 in the third quarter for a 71-45 advantage after three quarters.  Crowder was able to outscore Iowa Western in the final quarter 25-18 but it wasn't enough to mount a comeback.  The Reivers dominate the glass all day and ended with a 52-25 advantage.  Crowder had three players in double figures led by Elle Williams with 15.  Coley Ickes and Alex Vogt chipped in 14 and 13 points respectively.  Vogt led the team with 8 rebounds.  Michaela Mack had a team high 3 assists while Morgan Crawford led with 3 steals and Maegan Bandimere with 2 blocks.  Crowder drops to 12-5 on the season and will open up REgion 16 play next Saturday as the travel to Park Hills to take on Mineral Area at 2:00 PM.