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The College Report: Madison's Pat Sullivan Scores Game-High 23 in Hamilton Win

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Pat Sullivan Credits: Hamilton College
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Pat Sullivan (Madison, Sr.) scored a game-high 23 points and reeled in a team-high seven rebounds to lead the Hamilton College men’s basketball team past Tufts, 67-64, in Clinton, N.Y. on Friday. Sullivan was perfect on four free throws and reached his target on nine of 18 field goal attempts, including one of three from outside the 3-point perimeter. He also blocked two Jumbos’ shots. The Continentals are 14-9 overall and 3-6 in the New England Small College Athletic Conference after the victory.

Andy Charles (West Orange, Soph.) has been patrolling the paint for Centenary and came up one point shy of a double-double in the Cyclones’ last two games. Wednesday’s 88-78 road win over Marywood saw Charles pull down 10 caroms and put nine points on the scoreboard. He made four of nine field goal attempts, including one of four from long range. He added two blocks and three steals for good measure. Centenary then took it on the chin at home on Saturday, losing, 110-93, to Keystone. Charles accounted for 19 points and 13 boards. He shot 6-for-14 from the floor, including 3-for-7 from 3-point territory, and 4-for-6 from the foul line. He also managed a pair of rejections. Centenary is now 12-12 overall and 8-9 in the Colonial States Athletic Conference.

Kevin Udo (West Orange, Soph.) came down with a team-high nine rebounds as Bloomfield routed Felician, 83-55, in Bloomfield on Tuesday. Udo also blocked four shots and chipped in five points, hitting two of four field goal attempts and one of two free throws. Steve Henderson (West Orange, Soph.) came off the Deacons’ bench to score 11 points on 4-for-5 shooting from the floor, including 3-for-4 from downtown. The Deacons are now 19-6 overall and 13-2 in the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference.

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A career-high 22 points from Rob Delaney (Westfield, Sr.) weren’t enough for Lafayette, which lost, 90-78, to Bucknell in a Saturday road game. Delaney scorched the nets on seven of 12 shots from the floor, including three of six from long range. He also nailed five of six foul shots. Delaney scored 11 points to help Lafayette defeat Army, 90-74, in West Point, N.Y. on Wednesday. He converted four of eight field goal attempts and three of four free throws. He also had three assists. The Leopards are now 11-14 overall and 6-4 in the Patriot League.  

Russ Thompson (West Orange, Jr.) had consecutive 10-point outings for Stevens Tech over the weekend, which resulted in a 70-56 win over St. John Fisher on Friday and a 77-61 loss to Nazareth on Saturday. Both games were played in Rochester, N.Y. Thompson hit three of eight field goal attempts, including two of five 3-pointers, in the Friday win. He also sank both free throws he took. He also got credit for four assists. In the Nazareth loss, Thompson made four of 11 shots from the floor, including two of six from Kodak headquarters. The Ducks returned to Hoboken with a 19-5 record, 10-3 in the Empire 8.

Every point counted, including the three that Austin Little (Maplewood, Soph.) tacked on for Oberlin in Saturday’s 49-48 victory over DePauw. Little launched one bomb in the game, which was on the mark as the Yeomen improved to 7-16 overall and 2-12 in the North Coast Athletic Conference.

WOMEN'S HOOPS

Tracy Borsinger (Chatham, Jr.) hit double figures in scoring for Middlebury in the three games the Panthers played this week. Tuesday’s 69-40 win over Lyndon State in Lyndonville, Vt., resulted in 13 points on 6-for-13 shooting from the floor and 1-for-2 from the foul line. She also brought down six boards and made off with three steals. Friday found the Panthers losing to Trinity, 60-47, in Hartford. Borsinger posted a team-high 17 points, knocking down eight of 13 shots from the field and her only free throw. She, again, came away with six rebounds. On Saturday, Middlebury got smoked, 80-50, by undefeated Amherst. Borsinger matched two teammates for team high with 10 points on 5-for-10 shooting from the floor. Middlebury is now 7-17 overall and 0-10 in the NESCAC.

Chenae Earle (South Orange, Jr.) earned six assists as Emmanuel College defeated Norwich, 83-55, in Boston on Saturday. That was co-high for the Saints, who are now 17-6 overall and 11-0 in the Great Northeast Conference. Earle also canned her only field goal attempt for two points to go with four rebounds and three steals.

Laura Gregory (New Providence, Fr.) notched a team-high six rebounds as Muhlenberg routed Bryn Mawr, 71-39, in Allentown, Pa. on Wednesday. She also scored four points in her 13-minute stint, shooting 2-for-5 from the floor. The Mules are now 18-5 overall and 13-5 in the Centennial Conference.

Ten points from Caroline Murphy (Chatham, Soph.) were co-high for Gettysburg in Wednesday’s 51-48 road loss to Franklin & Marshall. She delivered points on five of 10 field goal attempts, and had five rebounds, two assists and two steals. Gettysburg is now 11-12 overall and 9-9 in the Centennial Conference.

SWIMMING

Princeton’s Paul Nolle (Murray Hill, Soph.) won the 1,000-meter freestyle in the Tigers’ dual meet with Columbia at Princeton on Friday. Nolle finished the race in 9:27.95. Teammate Michael Strand (Chatham, Fr.) swam the first leg for Princeton’s winning ‘A’ team in the 200-yard medley relay. Finally, Alex Morrison (Summit, Sr.) scored points for Princeton by taking fourth place in the 100-yard butterfly, in which he came in at 50.50 in a race won in 49.06. Columbia returned to New York with a 172-120 victory.

Texas’ Lauren Ross (Westfield, Soph.) got second place in the 1,000-yard freestyle in the Longhorns’ dual meet with Southern Methodist last Saturday in Dallas. Ross finished in 10:13.5, with the winner having come in at 10:00.75. Texas, ranked fourth in Div. 1, won the meet, 155-139.

Providence College’s Matt Green (Westfield, Sr.) got third place in the 50-meter freestyle in last Saturday’s dual meet with Boston College. Green finished in 25.05, with the winner touching in 24.80. Boston College defeated the Friars, 205.5-74.5.

WRESTLING

Centenary’s Tim Lutke (Chatham, Sr.) pinned Scranton’s Nicholas Genovese at the 50-second mark of their 197-pound match in a dual meet, won by the Cyclones, 35-15, in Hackettstown on Tuesday. Lutke then earned a 16-7 major decision over Dan Brill (Livingston, Jr.) of The College of New Jersey in a dual meet in Hackettstown on Friday. The Cyclones won this match, 38-9.

Duke used a victory from Peter Terrezza (New Providence, Jr.) to help defeat Gardner-Webb, 22-13, in Durham, N.C. on Tuesday. Terrezza, wrestling at 125 pounds, scored a 7-4 decision over Michael Slaughter.

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