Roughriders Lose a Heartbreaker at Three Rivers

Roughriders Lose a Heartbreaker at Three Rivers

Crowder traveled to Poplar Bluff for their regular season finale with Three Rivers and a chance to wrap up a #2 seed in the Region 16 Tournament.  The first quarter saw several lead changes and Crowder held a 17-13 advantage.  The Raiders outscored Crowder 17-15 to pull within two at 32-30. Crowder went ahead by as many as seven in the third quarter and held a 49-44 lead heading into the final quarter.  The Roughriders struggled from the field all day and Three Rivers heated up in the fourth to outscore Crowder 25-18 and pull out the 69-67 win.  Crowder was led by Zahria White's 20 points and 11 rebounds.  Alex Vogt added 13 points and 9 rebounds.  Tori Coulter knocked down three treys on the afternoon for 11 points.  Michaela Mack had 8 rebounds and a career high 11 assists.  Crowder finishes the regular season 20-9 and 6-4 in Region 16 play.  The loss today put the Roughriders in a tie for second place.  Crowder lost the coin toss and will be the #3 seed and host Jefferson College on Tuesday night at 7:00 PM in the first round of the Region 16 Tournament.  The link for the Region16 Tournament bracket is below.

 

Three Rivers Box score

 

Region 16 Tournament Bracket