Kyla Given Records Second Double-Double of the Week in Loss to Goldey-Beacom

Kyla Given Records Second Double-Double of the Week in Loss to Goldey-Beacom

Nyack, NY - The Nyack College women's basketball team hosted the Goldey-Beacom College Lightning on Saturday afternoon as part of the CACC mental health awareness week. 

The Basics:
Final: Nyack 54, Goldey-Beacom 65
Records: NC (3-17, 1-10), GBC (10-11, 6-6)
Location: Nyack, New York

Game Summary:

  • Goldey-Beacom enjoyed the better start into the game with a 11-2 run, but Nyack fought their way back into the quarter cutting the Lightning lead down to three before the end of the first
  • the Lightning slowly pulled away in the second period outscoring the Warriors 14-8 to finished the half with a nine-point lead, 29-20
  • the Warriors didn't give up and outscored Goldey-Beacom 19-16 in the third trailing by six before the fourth quarter
  • Nyack came within two in the last period, but was unable to tie up the game at any point in a game that finished with a final score of 54-65

Key Performances:
Kyla Given recorded her second double-double of the week leading with a game-high 18 points and a team-high 11 rebounds. Torie Eggers also posted double figure with 16 points.

Up Next:
Nyack will be back on Tuesday when they travel to Connecticut for another CACC North Division match with the Post University Eagles at 5:30pm.