Dominant First Half Carries Redlands Past Sagehens

Dominant First Half Carries Redlands Past Sagehens

Redlands, Calif. - The Redlands Women's Basketball team jumped out to a 33-18 halftime lead and held off Pomona-Pitzer the rest of the way for a 60-49 win on Saturday evening. 

The loss drops Pomona-pitzer to 6-18 overall and 5-10 in the SCIAC, while Redlands levels its overall record ar 12-12 and improves to 9-6 in league play. 

Sophomore forward Basha Brulee-Wills finished with 17 points and 11 rebounds, marking her 12th double-double in 15 conference games this season, including the last five in a row. Sophomore guard Alaina Woo (pictured, photo by Nicholas Fram) added 11 points and junior forward Amelia Hummel chipped in with 10.  

Redlands led by as many as 21 points in the second half, as the Sagehens were unable to get the lead back down to single digits. Brulee-Wills had 12 of her points after halftime, but it wasn't enough to make up for the deficit at the break.

Kaity Lykins and Jade Cheldelin led Redlands with 11 points apiece, while Victoria Fakalata chipped in with 11. 

Pomona-Pitzer closes out the 2014-15 season on Tuesday with a home game against Whittier at 5 p.m.