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The Housing and Food Service
Athlete of the Week
5'7", Stewartstown, PA
Red Lion High School
In a 2-1 week for the Lady Lions, Hershner
averaged 10.7 points-per-game on 13 x 20
shooting from the floor (65 percent) and 6x6
from the line.
In a 77-61 loss to Division II Mercyhurst
College, Hershner hit for 16 points, three
rebounds, and three assists.
In the tough 'come from behind' Saturday
road win over Washington and Jefferson, 74-
69, Krista collected 12 points (6x7 from the
floor), and three assists.
The 19-3 Lady Lions receive 6 ppg, 2.7 rpg,
2 apg from Hershner, a transfer from St. John
Fisher. She is currently shooting 43 percent
from the floor and a very solid 77 percent
from the line. Her high game this season was
the 16-point effort vs. Mercyhurst.
Housing and Food Services is happy to
sponsor an Athlete of the Week. For being
selected Athlete of the Week, the student will
receive a complimentary two-item pizza from
the Wintergreen Cafe.
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by Paul Benim
The nationally ranked Lady
Lions overcame a ten point
halftime deficit to post a tough
74-69 comeback win against
Washington and lefferson
"You don't need a whole lot of
talent to score, anybody can have
the skills to put the ball in the
hoop; however, it take? heart and
desire to play defensb and this
team certainly has it!"
The Lions got the lead with
9:09 remaining. Ebinger knocked
in a three-pointer, which was
followed by Darcie Bradley’s two
quick hoops, and the Lions
gained the lead on a Michelle
Grover 15-footer. The squad led
this battle the rest of the way by
no more than five.
Junior Darcie Bradley came off
the bench and stepped forward
wheh the Lions needed her. In the
second half Bradley hit on 4 of 5
Lions held W&J to shots and finished with nine.
Bchrend began the game on a
Karen Strait hit a layin and was
fouled. That was followed by a
Kimberly Boyd three-point play.
But the Presidents got right
back in it with a 70 percent
shooting chart in the first half,
hitting on 17 x 24 shots. Because
of W&J's hot shooting, the
Lions were down 43-33 at the
The Lady Lions came, out after
the break with a greater level of
The Lady Lions pressure forced
action and the Presidents into
HAPPY VALENTINES DAY!!
From The Sports Section of The Collegian^
only 26 second half points and
errupted for 41 of their own.
Behrcnd also made W&J turn the
ball over 19 times.
Point guard Wendy Ebinger
commented on the blubs 18th
Thursday, February 13, 1992
Three of her hoops came in a
critical four minute stretch.
Ebinger clutched up when the
Lions were down. The
sophomore point guard hit for 14
second half points, including 5 x
6 performance from the charity
stripe to finish with 18 points
and game high honors.
"Winning on the road ir. front
of a great crowd, down ten at the
break to a hot shooting team
speaks volumes about our players
hearts," commented assistant
coach Brett Banker.
"Tournament possibilities were
on the line and we were not
looking good. The players
stepped up, particularly Darcie,
Wendy, and Michelle Grover,"
Krista Hershner hit 6 of 7
shots from the floor to net an
even dozen. Boyd, Missy
Thompson, and Becky Swartz had
seven points each. The Lions
next home game is Thurs. vs.