Thunder Women Clinch Share of MIAA Regular-Season Basketball Title
The Trine University women's basketball team defeated Kalamazoo (Mich.) College, 69-46, in the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association and regular-season finale to clinch a share of its second-straight MIAA regular-season championship at the MTI Center on senior day.
The Thunder held the Hornets to single-digit scoring in all but one quarter and led by as many as 37 points en route to their 23-point victory.
As a team, Trine shot 48.3 percent (29-of-60) for the game and was led in scoring by junior Montana Martin (Columbia City, Ind./Churubusco) with 15 points on five-of-six shooting (83.3 percent), including a perfect three-of-three from three-point range. In addition, Montana Martin was second on the team in rebounding with seven boards. The duo of senior Hayley Martin (Auburn, Ind./DeKalb) and junior Brandi Dawson (Garrett, Ind./Garrett) rounded out the high scorers with 13 points each. Hayley Martin also grabbed a team-high eight rebounds.