No. 6 Lancers edge Golden Hawks 68-65 in the Clash at the Colosseum

No. 6 Lancers edge Golden Hawks 68-65 in the Clash at the Colosseum

WINDSOR, Ont. - The No. 6 ranked Lancer women's basketball team defeated the Laurier Golden Hawks 68-65 on Wednesday afternoon in the Clash at the Colosseum at Caesars Windsor. 

With the win Windsor moves to 14-3 on the season and are in first place in the west division, while the Hawks fall to 11-7 and sit in second place. 

 Laurier held a 32-38 lead at halftime but the Lancers' experience shone through in the third quarter as they outscored the visitors 23-15 before hanging on late to come away with the win.

Emily Prevost led the Lancers with 18 points and 12 rebounds while Carly Steer came off the bench to contribute 17 points. Cheyanne Roger hit double digits with 12 points and 13 rebounds. 

Windsor will head to Waterloo on Saturday afternoon to take on the host Warriors at 1:00pm. The game can be seen live on www.oua.tv. 

Source: Windsor Lancers