The University of Redlands suffered a tough 58-67 loss to the Coe College Kohawks (IA) in tonight’s final game of the 2008 Redlands Winter Classic.
The Bulldogs fell behind by as many as 10 points in the first half but inched their way back into the game. Redlands took its first lead with 6:04 to go in the second half, pulling ahead by one point. However, Coe fought back with persistent defense and strong shooting, and held on for the win.
Redlands gained 22 points from junior forward Meghan Yetman (Danville, CA), shooting 9-for-12 from the floor. She also came up with four rebounds, three assists and two steals.
Sophomore guard Mariah Barbetti-Cort (Ventura, CA) and freshman forward Courtney Carroll (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA) each chipped in 14 points in the loss.
Coe was led by junior center Brittany Norris, who provided 17 points, including three-for-three shooting from beyond the arc. Calie Sobaski and Sarah Anciaux contributed 11 and 10 points, respectively, to round out the double-digit scorers.
Brittany Norris (C)
Sarah Anciaux (C)
Clarissa Holz (L)
Meghan Yetman (R)
MVP: Trenecca Jones (L)