The Lady Clippers took host to the EMCC Golden Eagles last night February 11, 2014. This was the last conference game for both teams, and there was a lot at stake! EMCC needed this win to get into the Elite 8 Playoffs and UMM needed this to capture the 6th seed in the playoffs. The Lady Clippers started out the game with great energy and passing the ball well. UMM held a 26-19 halftime lead. The Clippers came out running and improving their team defense in the second half to take the game 53-42. Vanessa Patterson had a great game with 12 points 15 rebounds. Randi DeWitt chipped in with 11 points and 6 rebounds. Emma LeGallais provided great energy and leadership while gathering 12 points, 9 rebounds ,4 assists, and 8 steals for the Lady Clippers. Breanna Nicely provided great effort off the bench with 9 points 7 rebounds as well. Caroline Proctor and Danielle Wormell worked very hard together getting rebounds and numerous deflections. Meagan Cope chipped in with a career high 9 rebounds and provided amazing energy and heart on the defensive end. Carolyn Bess for EMCC had a double-double with 11 points 15 rebounds. Kylee Fogg led the Golden Eagles with 16 points. The Lady Clippers will await the YSCC Conference Standings for the Elite 8 playoffs!!
"We worked so hard as a team these last couple of games; it is truly a blessing to see. We are very excited to see who we get in the first round of the playoffs, anything from there is possible." Stated Coach Lupo, after the game.