PITTSBURG, Kan. -- Pittsburg State, which twice left the bases loaded and stranded 12 runners in the game, broke through with key hits in the sixth and eighth innings to help the Gorillas claim a 5-2 victory over Southwest Baptist Saturday (Mar. 16).
The win helped the Gorillas (11-6, 8-5 MIAA) take the series against the Bearcats (7-10, 7-8 MIAA), who split a pair of games with Pitt State Friday.
PITTSBURG, Kan. -- Pittsburg State sophomore forward Lizzy Jeronimus has earned second-team Daktronics All-Region honors as voted on by D2SIDA.
Jeronimus led the MIAA and the Gorillas with 18.2 points per game. She also led the Gorillas in assists with 69 and steals with 25 while grabbing 6.8 rebounds per game. She scored in double figures in every game this season, including 10 20-point scoring games.
FORT SCOTT, Kan. -- Fort Scott Community College forward Burgandie Lewis was named Honorable Mention on the All-NJCAA Division II Region VI Women’s Basketball Team, it was announced Monday afternoon.
The 5-foot-9 sophomore from Leavenworth, Kan., averaged team bests of 11.0 points and 10.2 rebounds in 29 games this season for FSCC, which finished 4-27 under first-year head coach Katie Reihmann.