Athletics Update: 11-16


Western’s men’s and women’s basketball teams are finally back in action!

The women’s team is off to a hot start this year. Following a 94-31 victory against UW-Richland on Nov. 1, the Cavaliers defeated Luther College’s JV squad 68-55. After falling behind 20-7 early, the Cavaliers rallied, outscoring Luther College 21-12 in the fourth quarter. Lexi Schroeder led the Cavaliers with scoring 12 points off the bench. Rylee Gabel led the team with 12 rebounds.

The two victories improve Western’s record to 2-0 on the young season. They next play at Bay College at noon tomorrow.

On the men’s side, the Cavaliers defeated UW-Richland 82-59 on Nov. 1. No individual stats were provided. Western is 1-0 on the season following the win. They also play Bay College tomorrow at 2:00 p.m.

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