LEICESTER, Mass. --- The Becker College women's basketball team lost 62-44 at Worcester State University on Saturday evening in the opener to their 2019-2020 season, played at John P. Brissette Court in Worcester. The contest was game one of the 2019 Worcester City Tournament.
November 9, 2019
Leicester Gymnasium, Leicester, Mass.
Score: Worcester State 62, Becker 44
Records: The Lancers of Worcester State 1-0 | The Hawks of Becker 0-1
FOR THE HAWKS OF BECKER
- Becker freshman forward Natasha Pacheco (Fairfax, Va. / WT Woodson), playing in the first collegiate game of her career, led the Hawks with 16 points, 14 rebounds, three assists and three steals, all while shooting six-of-ten from the floor.
- Becker senior guard Cassidy Harrison (Foxborough, Mass. / Foxborough) picked up where she left off last year by scoring 15 points while shooting three of four from behind the arc.
- Becker junior guard Jazlyn Contreras (Pawtucket, R.I. / St. Mary Academy Bay View) added six points, four rebounds and two steals in the boxscore.
- Becker senior forward Sarah Ware (Oakham, Mass. / Quabbin Regional) added five points and three rebounds.
FOR THE LANCERS OF WORCESTER STATE
- Worcester State senior guard Mya Mosley (Worcester, Mass. / Wachusett Regional) led all scorers with 19 points to go along with five rebounds, four assists and two blocks.
- Worcester State freshman guard Erin Gallella (Tewksbury, Mass. / Tewksbury Memorial) came off the bench to score 17 points with four rebounds and three steals.
- Worcester State senior guard Catherine Sweeney (Lowell, Mass. / Greater Lowell Tech) added eight points, seven rebounds, five assists and three steals.
- The game was decided when, with Becker trailing by eight going into the fourth quarter, Worcester State opened the final period on a 9-2 run, including a steal by Sweeney that she fed to Mosley for a fast-break layup. The Hawks never threatened again.
The Hawks are back on the court on Sunday when they play the loser of game two at the Worcester City Tournament.
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