February 22, 2014

Back in the Win Column

Lady BobcatsThe College of the Ozarks Lady Bobcats defeated Haskell Indian Nations University, 85-77, in their last regular season game on Saturday. After a draining loss the night before, C of O battled with a tough Haskell team throughout the game, with Haskell leading by as many as 5 points in the first half. After halftime the Lady 'Cats improved their shooting to 54% and were 7-7 from the three point line. Four players earned double figures, with Freshmam Alice Heinzler leading the way with 27 points and 5 steals. Freshman Jeana Raper had 15 points on 5-9 three point shooting. Junior Kayla Kepler scored 13 points, pulled down 8 boards, and gave out 7 assists. Sophomore Brandy Uchtman contributed 12 points and 6 rebounds for the Lady Bobcat victory.  Keli Warrior led Haskell with 15 points. College of the Ozarks will play Central Baptist College for the opening round of the MCAC Conference Tournament held at Oklahoma Wesleyan University on Friday at 2 pm.