Laker Women’s Basketball Fall to Ashland Eagles in GLIAC Opener

The Lake Superior State women’s basketball battled against No.1-ranked Ashland but eventually fell, 95-49, in its Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference opener inside Bud Cooper Gymnasium on November 30th.

With the loss, the Lakers slip to 0-5 overall, 0-1 in the GLIAC. The Eagles improve to 7-0, 1-0 on the season.

LSSU shot 46.6 percent (18-of-39) from the field in the contest and 27.3 percent from behind the arc. AU finished at 62.3 percent (38-of-61) and 38.5 percent (5-of-13) from three.

Lake State was outrebounded, 27-18, in the loss and turned the ball over 19 times compared to eight by Ashland.

The Lakers were lead offensively by senior forward Tamara Novic who finished (9-of-10) with a season-high 22 points and led the team with four rebounds.

Junior guard Courtney Jacobson finished with seven points and was 2-of-3 from long distance.

Laina Snyder led the Eagles with 23 points on an 11-of-14 shooting night. Andi Daugherty posted 16 points and led the team with 6 rebounds

The Lakers return to GLIAC action on Saturday on December 2nd as they host Tiffin at 1:00 p.m.

Source: LSSU Athletics

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