Blue Hawks Fall to Western, 60-48

Blue Hawks Fall to Western, 60-48

DICKINSON, N.D. – The Blue Hawks hosted the University of Montana Western on Friday (Nov. 28) in their opening game of the Sam Milanovich Classic.  The Bulldogs came away with a 60-48 victory.  Dickinson State is now 0-7 pm the season.

Kaye Bignell led the Blue Hawks with 14 points.  Sierra Higheagle finished with 10.  Bignell recorded a double-double, as she added 10 rebounds.  Kaci Matthies finished with seven rebounds.  The Bulldogs finished with 37 rebounds, 15 assists, 17 turnovers, and a shooting percentage of 40.4.

Lorna Shepherd led the Blue Hawks with 12 points.  Hailee Farstveet finished with 11.  Megan Klein recorded a team high nine rebounds.  Porsha Wadsworth recorded six rebounds.  Paitton Herbst, Ashley Bentz, and Farstveet each recorded two steals.  The Blue Hawks finished with 37 rebounds, seven assists, six steals, one block, and a shooting percentage of 32.1.

Dickinson State will be back in action on Saturday (Nov. 29) against Rocky Mountain College.  Tip-off is scheduled for 5 p.m.