GENESEO, N.Y. – The Geneseo women’s basketball team (15-5,
11-3 SUNYAC) cruised to a 70-42 win over visiting Brockport (6-15, 3-11 SUNYAC)
Saturday in State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) play
behind a career-best 30 points from first year forward Allison McKenna
McKenna made 14 of her first 15 shots, finishing 14-of-17 from the floor and making her only three-point and only free-throw attempt. She added 12 rebounds – for her fourth double-double – and a career-high three steals.
First year guard Paige Hill (Pittsford/Mendon) added a career-high 10 rebounds for the Knights, who lead the nation in rebounding margin. They outrebounded the Golden Eagles 43-34.
Sophomore forward Shannon McGinnis (Walworth/Gananda) scored 10 points and added three assists. Senior guard Melissa Graham (Orchard Park/Mount Mercy) finished with eight rebounds and a career-high eight assists. She became the program’s career leader in blocked shots, raising her career total to 107 to pass former teammate Alyssa Polosky, who finished with 106.
Sophomore guard Cara Manfredi (South Glastonbury, Conn./South Glastonbury) scored nine points and first year guard Dana Cohan (Rochester/Greece Athena) contributed six points and a career-high six assists.
The Knights are back in action Friday with a 6 p.m. game at Potsdam.