Paige McCormick Plays Key Role In Two RW Wins
Two third period scoring explosions and two high productive efforts by Heuvelton product, senior Paige McCormick, sparked the Roberts Wesleyan to two East Coast Conference Women's Basketball wins over D'Youville College over the weekend.
On Friday the Red Hawks (5-6, 3-4 ECC) downed D'Youville 95-78 and on Sunday they flew past D'Youville 86-63. The two teams will meet again on Wednesday.
In Friday's game Paige McCormick scored 19 points, buried three of six three-point attempts with six rebounds, three assists and 19 points for the Hawks who broke away with a 37-12 third quarter run. Dimitra Ghizani also scored 19 points on 8-14 shooting and Georgia Havelock tallied 13 points. Sophomore Madison McCormick of Heuvelton added five points and three assists.
In Sunday's win Paige McCormick went 3-5 from 3-point range in an 11-point effort which also featured eight rebounds and six assists while her sister Madison was solid all around with two points, two assists, two steals and two rebounds. Dimitra Ghizani led the scoring with 19 points and Taryn Wilson dropped in 15 points for the Hawks who broke away with a 33-14 third quarter run.