Lady Builders End Regular Season 21-4 After Senior Night Win Over Mid-Atlantic Christian

Lady Builders End Regular Season 21-4 After Senior Night Win Over Mid-Atlantic Christian

FINAL SCORE: Apprentice School 90, Mid-Atlantic Christian 22

RECORDS: Apprentice School 21-4, Mid-Atlantic Christian 1-21

LOCATION: Apprentice Athletic Center

ON THE COURT: The Apprentice School Lady Builders celebrated Senior Night with a 90-22 win over Mid-Atlantic Christian University on Monday night.

Apprentice School opened the game scoring the first 29 points before a Benita Boyd 3-pointer with 7:58 left put the Mustangs on the board.  Mid-Atlantic Christian ran off seven straight points on the Lady Builders over a 68 second span to trim the lead down to 33-10 on a 3-pointer from Cham Brice.

The Lady Builders used a nearly eight minute spell when they went on a 23-0 run to take a 71-15 lead on a Julissa Riddick layup with 10:22 left.

BEHIND THE BOXSCORE

  • To celebrate senior night, all five Lady Builder seniors were in the starting lineup.
  • Courtney Collins had 16 points and six rebounds
  • Brittanie Herriott had eight points and five rebounds
  • April McCoy had four points and seven rebounds
  • Danita Whitaker had two points and five steals
  • Christina Licano dished out five assists and had two steals.
  • The win for the Lady Builders was their 11th in a row. 
  • Sophomore Bria Hill was the leading scorer in the game with a career-high 18 points.  She was 9-of-15 from the floor and matched her career highs with five assists and five steals.
  • Joining Hill and Collins in double figures were freshmen Kelsey Daniels (11 points/7 rebounds), Julissa Riddick (11 points/10 rebounds) and sophomore Kenya Wilkerson (10 points, 6 assists and 6 steals).

NEXT UP – USCAA NATIONALS

The Lady Builders are expected to be one of eight teams competing in the 2014 USCAA Women's Division I National Championships starting March 5 in Uniontown, PA.   Bids and tournament schedule are to be announced tomorrow at 12 pm via a web telecast on www.theuscaa.com.  Game times will be released by Thursday, Feb. 27.