Muskies Finish a Perfect 12-0 in Conference
Feb. 16, 2004
The Lakeland College Women's Basketball Team finished undefeated in conference for the first time since they did it in the 1998-1999 season. They stayed undefeated with a victory over the MSOE Raiders in Milwaukee on Monday night by a score of 62-42.
Kristi Thill and Aubri Rote had a team-high 16 points for the Muskies. Renee Steinert tallied 11 points and shined the glass for 10 rebounds as she was able to record her 6th double-double of the season.
Catherine Chappell was the only person to outscore Thill and Rote as she scored 18 points to lead the Raiders. Along with Chappell, Laurel Wipperfurth also added 11 points in the losing cause.
The Muskies were able to use their defense to contain the Raiders from MSOE as they held them to 32.1% shooting from the field. Along with a strong defense, the Muskies jumped out to a lead in the first half with a 46% shooting effort from the field and kept the lead by shooting 41.3% for the game.
The Muskies' next game is at Lakeland College on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. when they will host the winner of the 4th seeded Concordia Falcons verses the 5th seeded MSOE Raiders.