Tuesday's Contest Summaries

Women's Basketball

Senior Alyssa Polosky scored 16 points on 5-8 from the field, 3-5 from the arc and 3-4 from the line with seven rebounds and three blocked shots to lead the Geneseo women's basketball team to a 71-44 win over visiting Fredonia. Coupled with Oneonta's win at Cortland, Geneseo clinches the #1 seed for next week's SUNYAC Tournament, which begins on Tuesday, February 22. Polosky became Geneseo's career blocked shot leader with 97 and sophomore Melissa Graham added 10 points and seven rebounds. Senior Khadija Campbell contributed nine points and 11 boards, while senior Brittany Finkle and junior Bri Dunton netted nine points each with the former snaring five caroms and the latter handing out five assists. Polosky hit a pair of long-range shots in an 11-0 run to close the half and give the Blue Knights a 36-17 advantage at intermission. Fredonia got within 15 on two occassions in the second half, but could get no closer. Senior Lesley Niebel hit 2-2 from the field and 3-4 from the line for a career-high seven points. Geneseo moves to 20-3 overall and 15-1 in SUNYAC and travels to Cortland on Friday.


Men's Basketball

Junior Abe Miller hit 8-13 from the field and 2-4 from the line for 18 points with seven rebounds to lead host Geneseo to a 50-41 win over Fredonia. First year Thomas Decker added seven points, first year Connor Fedge went 6-6 from the line and senior Mike Baker dished out nine assists for the Blue Knights. Geneseo led 22-20 at halftime before opening the second stanza with a 12-1 run. Fredonia recovered with the next nine points over seven minutes, but Geneseo got a layup by Miller and a three-pointer by junior Ethan Estabrooks to pull away at 39-30 with 5:23 to play. Geneseo moves to 11-12 overall and 5-11 in SUNYAC and travels to Cortland on Friday.