Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Hooks’ shot keys Bethel shocker

Bethel shocks Wesleyan
Posted on Feb. 10, 2013 at 12:00 a.m.


MISHAWAKA — The Bethel College women’s basketball team shocked No. 1 (NAIA, Division 2) Indiana Wesleyan on Saturday, beating the Wildcats, 50-48, in Crossroads League action on Saturday.

Trailing by one, senior Chrissy Hooks hit a 3-point shot with just under 10 seconds to play to give Bethel the lead. It was Hooks’ only basket of the game in just over five minutes of action.

Laura Johnson led Bethel with 17 points and seven rebounds, while Katy Stuppy added eight points and five assists for the 15th-ranked Pilots.

Paige Smith had 16 points and 10 rebounds for the Wildcats, who shot just 30 percent from the field (15-50). Jimtown graduate Emma Stahl started the game for Wesleyan but was held scoreless. The loss drops the Wildcats to 26-2.

The victory was the first for a Bethel women’s team against an opponent ranked No. 1 in NAIA.

 In this photo provided by NHRA, Alexis DeJoria holds her trophy Monday Sept. 1, 2014, in Brownsurg, Ind., after racing to the Funny Car victory at the 60th annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway.  DeJoria, is the fourth female to win the event in NHRA history.  (AP Photo/Jerry Foss)
Updated on Sepp. 1, 2014 at 8:43 p.m.
 Detroit Tigers starting pitcher David Price delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Updated on Sepp. 1, 2014 at 7:48 p.m.
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