January 28, 2017

Lady Cats Post 20th Win

College of the Ozarks women's basketball went 2-0 on the weekend in the Northern New Mexico Classic, as the Lady Bobcats followed up Friday's win over Johnson & Wales University (Colo.) with a 78-55 victory over Northern New Mexico College early Saturday evening.
Senior Hannah Wisdom led the Lady Cats in scoring with 15 points, followed closely by junior Shelby Roberts with 13 points, accompanied by 8 rebounds and 6 assists.  Sophomore guard Kelsie Cleeton posted yet another double-double, her 14th of the season, scoring 11 points and grabbing 11 rebounds while dishing four assists and picking up two steals.
College of the Ozarks out-rebounded NNMC 45-33,  and shot 41.8% from the field and 34.8% from the arc.  The Lady Cats turned the ball over only 10 times compared to 15 by NNMC.
The Lady Cats' win takes their season record to 20-4.  The Cats will return to their home court next Saturday, Feb. 4, to take on Haskell Indian Nations University at 3 PM.