St. Catharines – The McMaster Marauders women’s basketball team fell 60-56 to the No. 8 Brock Badgers on Wednesday (Jan.11) at Bob Davis Gymnasium.
The win improved Brock’s first place standing in the Ontario University Athletics West Division to 10-1 while McMaster fell to 5-6 to sit in fifth place.
The Marauders host the No. 2 Windsor Lancers at Burridge Gymnasium on Saturday (Jan.14) at noon in a rematch from last week. Windsor won that affair 68-57.
On Wednesday night, the first quarter saw the Badgers blow out Marauders 21-6. In the second, the tables were turned as the visiting team outscored the home team 22-13. With Brock up by six going into the second half, the Marauders continued to put points on the board, scoring another 14 and holding the Badgers to just six. Offence opened back up in the fourth but the Badgers pulled out the win outscoring Mac 18-12.