Lebanon Valley whips Mt. St. Mary
Chaklos leads Dutchmen with 18 points, six rebounds
ANNVILLE, Pa. -- No. 17 Lebanon Valley used a 17-0 run to take the lead for good against Mount Saint Mary in a 70-53 victory.
Kiely Chaklos hit two 3-pointers and a layup in the run. She finished the night with 18 points, six rebounds and four assists. Her three total 3-pointers set a career high.
The Knights (28-4) led through much of the first half but were overtaken at the 6:32 mark. The Dutchmen (29-3) took full control and outscored their opponents 48-30 over the final 26 minutes.
It was another stong night for the Dutchmen backcourt, as Tierney Hiltz fell a rebound short of a double-double with 16 points.
Renee Fritz and Liz Borgia both reached double-digit scoring with 15 and 13, respectively. Fritz shot 7-10 from the field, matching a season-high in field goals.
LVC won the battle of the boards by out-rebounding the Knights, 35-27. The Dutchmen scored 36 points in the paint.
LVC's had its best shooting performance of the season, going 55 percent from the field.
Jen Mokanu led the Knights with a game-high 24 points. Amanda Horvers scored 12 points. Kate Hartnett led the defense with seven rebounds.