Women’s Basketball Defeats Heidelberg at WI-Lutheran Tournament
Sunday, November 21, 2010
MILWAUKEE, WI - Calvin bounced back with a 65-40 victory over Heidelberg College in the consolation game of the Wisconsin-Lutheran Tipoff Tournament Saturday afternoon. Calvin led 44-16 at halftime and never looked back as the Knights shot 52.9 percent from the floor in the first half.
Sophomore Allison Wolffis (Muskegon/Mona Shores HS) led Calvin with 18 points while sophomore Carissa Verkaik (Holland/Holland Christian HS) had another double-double with 16 points and 12 boards. Junior Jill Thomas (Grand Rapids/West Catholic HS) also chipped in with 11 points including three baskets from three-point range.
Calvin limited Heidelberg to 24.1 percent field goal shooting and held a 43-41 rebounding edge.
Calvin returns to action next Friday when it faces cross-town rival Aquinas College at 5:30 p.m. in a first round game of the Olivet Thanksgiving Classic.