DICKINSON, N.D. – Dickinson State downed the Presentation College Saints on Saturday (Dec. 14), 79-69. The Blue Hawks picked up their ninth win of the season, to improve to 9-3.
Jackie Miller led the Saints with 17 points, followed closely by Rachel Fuhrmann (15). Sydney Larson led Presentation with 11 rebounds. Overall, the Saints finished with 34 rebounds, 23 assists, and an overall shooting percentage of 45.
Sophomore guard TaRicka Linzy picked up a team high 22 points. Junior Ja'Lisa Gatlin finished with 14 and senior Mariah Duran added 12. Senior Jess Bygate and Dawne Degel tied for the team high with nine rebounds. Junior Ashley Kennedy finished with eight overall rebounds. The Blue Hawks finished with 44 rebounds, 16 steals, four blocks, and a 41.1 shooting percentage.
The Blue Hawks will be back on the court Sunday (Dec. 15) against the University of Winnipeg. Tip-off is scheduled for 2 p.m.