Dec. 3, 2009
The St. John's women's basketball team will look to extend its six-game winning streak on Friday when it travels to face local foe Columbia at 12:30 p.m. The game has been designated as New York City Education Day, where students from 13 different public schools will be in attendance.
Live stats and a live video stream will be available at GoColumbiaLions.com. Live stats will be free of charge, and the live video stream will be pay-per-view.
Scouting The Lions
Three players are averaging double-figures in scoring for the Lions, including one player who is averaging a double-double. Judie Lomax is leading the team in scoring in rebounding, averaging 14.3 points and 13.0 rebounds. Lauren Dwyer is a close second with 13.1 points per game, while Kathleen Barry rounds out the double-digit scorers with 12.3 ppg. Barry is also the team's second-leading rebounder, grabbing 5.9 boards per game.
Perfect Six-Game Start
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Sky Lindsay scored a game-high 18 points, going 6-of-10 from the field, 1-of-2 from 3-point range and 5-of-6 from the free-throw line. She was one point from tying her career high of 19. The junior did set a new personal best with a game-high eight assists, and filled up the stat sheet with four rebounds, one block and one steal.
Kelly McManmon recorded her first double-digit scoring game of the year with 15 points off the bench. The senior was 6-of-9 from the field and 3-of-6 from long distance. She also added five rebounds, two assists and one steal.
Joy McCorvey had a double-double with a 14-point, 11-rebound performance. McCorvey, who scored 12 of her 14 points in the final frame, was 7-of-11 from the field. With her 11 boards in the game, the senior entered the Red Storm career record books and moved into a tie for ninth place with 597 rebounds.
Rookie Amanda Burakoski contributed 12 points off the bench en route to her first-career double-digit scoring game. The Brooklyn, N.Y., native was 4-of-8 from the field, 3-of-6 from 3-point range and 1-of-2 from the charity stripe. She also added a game-high four blocks in 19 minutes of action.
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