Cowgirls Defeat Falcons

February 1, 1999


In their second game of the weekend the Cowgirl basketball team defeated the Air Force Falcons 89-58, on Saturday, January 30th.

The Cowgirls were led by freshman forward Carrie Bacon, who had a team high 23 points and a season high 13 rebounds. Bacon was 10 of 16 from the field in 36 minutes of action. She also added six assists, two blocks and three steals. Senior forward Jenny Lazzeri added 16 points and 13 rebounds in the Cowgirls victory.

Air Force was led in scoring by Rozalyn Russ with 15 points.

The Cowgirls are now 6-12 overall, and 2-5 in the conference heading into this week's games.


1st half 2nd half OT Final(V)Air Force 30 28 - 58(H)Wyoming 45 44 - 89

Team Leaders Wyoming Air Force

Points Ca.Bacon-23 Russ-15Rebounds Lazzeri,Ca.Bacon-13 Fortna,Thiedeman-5Assists Ca.Bacon-6 Fortna-4Steals Marso-4 Bowen,Thiedeman-2

Team Stats

FG % 51.6% 34.7% FT % 76.5% 60.6%3-pt % 55.6% 26.7%

Pts. off turnovers 22 142nd chance points 18 9

Attendance - 451