DICKINSON, N.D. – The Blue Hawks hosted Montana Tech on Saturday (Nov. 1) and fell to the Orediggers, 74-57.
Martha Dembek led the Orediggers with 17 points, eight rebounds, and one block. Kayla DeWitt posted 14 points and a team high nine rebounds. Hattie Thatcher, Kabri Emerson, and Sophia Baetz each tallied eight points. The Orediggers finished with 41 rebounds, 16 turnovers, and a shooting percentage of 44.8%.
Lorna Shepherd led the Blue Hawks offense with 20 points. She also posted seven rebounds. Ashley Bentz finished with nine points and nine rebounds, while Hailee Farstveet notched eight. Paitton Herbst came off the bench for Dickinson State and recorded seven points. The Blue Hawks finished with 34 rebounds, five assists, nine steals, and a shooting percentage of 36.2%.
The Blue Hawks will be back in action on Wednesday (Nov. 5) for an exhibition game at the University of Mary. Tip-off is scheduled for 7:00 p.m.