Bulldogs sneak past Blue Hawks

Bulldogs sneak past Blue Hawks

BILLINGS, MT – The Dickinson State University Women's basketball team lost against Montana Western on Thursday night with a score of 64-55.

The Lady Blue Hawks lost first quarter 15-12 and in the second quarter the score was 19-11 for Dickinson State , ending the half with a score of 31-26. Dickinson State lost both third and fourth quarter and ended up losing the contest by 64-55.

Total shooting for Lady Blue Hawks was 33 percent from the field, 30 percent from three and 80 percent from the free throw line.

Montana Western shot 36 percent from the field, 32 percent from three and 48 percent from the line.

The Lady Blue Hawks were led by Ashley Bentz- Laub with 12, Taylor Henningsgard with 11 and Lorna Shepherd had 10, Megan Klein hauled in 14 rebounds.

Ashley Palmore led Montana Western with 18 points followed by Kyle Bignell with 15.

Dickinson State finished the game with 40 rebounds, 13 assists, 16 turnovers and 6 steals while Montana Western finished with 43 rebounds, 19 assists 13 turnovers and 6 steals.

The Blue Hawks are now 7-5 overall and 3-1 NSAA.

The next game for the Lady Blue Hawks is against Rocky Mountain College at 5:30 PM (Mountain Time) on December 30th at Rocky Mountain College.