WOMEN'S BASKETBALL FALLS TO MANHATTAN COLLEGE IN EXHIBITION CONTEST

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL FALLS TO MANHATTAN COLLEGE IN EXHIBITION CONTEST

Riverdale, N.Y. (11/4/17) The Dominican College women's basketball squad fell to Manhattan College, 87-71, in an exhibition contest held last night at Draddy Gymnasium.

The Lady Chargers had four players in double figures against the Jaspers, while shooting 46.2% from floor, 36.4% from the three point arc and 67.9% from the charity stripe.

Dominican trailed 47-31 at the intermission, but outscored their Division I opponent, 27-23, in the third quarter to cut the deficit to 70-58.

Ciera Rivera (Pomona, N.Y.) and freshman Khay'la Latimer (Teaneck N.J.) led Dominican with 14 points a-piece.

Taylor Tomlinson (Middletown, N.Y.) contributed 11 points and a team best six boards in her collegiate debut.

Senior guard Rebecca Rabeiro (Midland Park, N.J.) dished out a night best eight assists to go along with 10 points and three steals.

The Lady Chargers will begin their official schedule this coming Friday night against Mercy College at the ECC/CACC Challenge, hosted by St. Thomas Aquinas College.  Tip-off is scheduled for 7 pm.