FROSTBURG, Md. - St. Mary's College of Maryland women's basketball (5-16, 1-9 CAC) stumbled at Frostburg State University, falling to the Bobcats (14-6, 6-4 CAC) 79-49 Saturday (Feb. 2) afternoon.
St. Mary's - 49, Frostburg - 79
How It Happened
The Bobcats started the game hot, jumping out to an 8-0 lead over the Seahawks. Gina Seifert tallied the first points of the game for St. Mary's at the 4:27 mark of the opening quarter. Frostburg held a 16-8 lead with 1:40 left in the first stanza, until layups from Cameron Mangold and Seifert dwindled the Bobcat lead to four. Frostburg responded by recording the final six points of the quarter for a 22-12 advantage.
The second quarter of action was the most competitive as the Seahawks were edged 12-10. St. Mary's managed to string together six straight points to bring themselves within nine. Mangold continued her solid game by converting on a jump shot to start the run, and Seifert and Kelli Jenkins followed with buckets of their own to cap the scoring streak.
Frostburg stretched their lead in the second half, outscoring St. Mary's 23-15 in the third quarter and 22-12 in the fourth quarter.
Inside the Box Score
Mangold had her best game of the season, dropping a team-best 10 points and collecting two rebounds. Mangold shot three-of-four from the field and a perfect four-for-four from the charity stripe.
St. Mary's finished with a 91.7 percent from the charity stripe, but struggled from three-point range, finishing zero-of-seven from beyond the three-point arch.
Up Next for the Seahawks
Feb. 6 at Mary Washington (10-11, 4-6 CAC) – William M. Anderson Center – Capital Athletic Conference game – 6:00 p.m.
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