Women's Basketball Falls to Caldwell Cougars on the Road

Nyack, NY - The Nyack College women's basketball 

The Basics:
Final: Nyack 64, Caldwell 86
Records: NC (3-13, 1-7), CU (4-11, 4-4)
Location: Caldwell, NJ

Game Summary:

  • the Warriors took the lead early in the first quarter and stayed on top up to the two-minute mark when the Cougars jumped ahead and finished the quarter with a score of 16-18
  • the second quarter was closely contested but the Cougars slowly pulled away in the dying minutes of the first half to earn a nine point lead
  • the Cougars extended their lead to 25 with a 16-0 run at the start of the third quarter
  • Nyack could never recover from this early shock and was trailing through the remainder of the game, which finished with a score of 64-86 

Key Performances:
Yamalis Villegas led Nyack with 15 points shooting 50% form the field. Elle Nittinger and Kyla Given also reached double-figures with 13- and 12-points. 

Up Next:
Nyack will host the Chestnut Hill College Griffins on Saturday in a cross-divisional CACC match at 12pm.