The BIshop Canevin Girls Basketball team celebrated Senior Night with a convincing section win over Cornell 48-15 on Thursday night. The team’s two seniors, Savanah Abbott and Rutanya Taylor were the team’s two leading scorers in the game.
Ashley Lippold scored the game’s first five points as BC took a 12-0 lead. Abbott scored eight of her game high 15 points in the first quarter. Abbott scored the rest of her points in the second quarter. Lauren Kirsch and Aliyah Scott each hit three’s in the quarter as the Crusaders led by 28 at the half.
Taylor led BC in scoring in the second half scoring six of her eight points after halftime. Juliana Umalin and Amber Cross added late baskets as Canevin cruised in the second half.
Bishop Canevin improves to 4-3 in section play, 5-3 overall. Their next game is Saturday afternoon at home against Eden Christian Academy. Game time is scheduled for 12 noon. The Bishop Canevin Sports Network will begin coverage at 11:50 AM.