20th ranked CofO women opened MCAC conference play against the 14-3 Haskell Lady Indians and came away with a 68-57 victory. It was a slow start by both teams with the Lady Bobcats trailing for much of the first half until Kayla Kepler caught fire from the three point line, hitting four 3's in the final 2:33 of the half. She was 6-9 from three in the half, with 20 points at half. The Lady Bobcats finished the final 4:19 on a 21-5 run to hold a 39-27 halftime advantage.
Kepler led in scoring with 26, followed by Hannah Wisdom with 11. Kepler and Maison Bovard each had 9 rebounds to lead the team.
The Lady Bobcats are back in action tomorrow afternoon at 16th ranked Oklahoma Wesleyan University. The Lady Cats are 10-5 on the season.
Pictured: Kayla Kepler (Plumlee Photo)