Cowgirl Hoops Win One, Lose Two on Road Trip.

November 30, 1998

LARAMIE, Wyo. -

The Cowgirls went 1-2 over the last week as they defeated Illinois-Chicago, but were beaten by Washington State and Oregon.

Wyoming faced Washington State in their first game of the week. The game was held in Pullman, Washington, on November 24th. The Cowgirls lost by a score of 94-49. UW was led in scoring by freshman forward Carrie Bacon, who had a team high 11 points and eight rebounds. In 32 minutes of play, Bacon was 3-13 from the field and 5-7 from the free-throw line. The Cowgirls shot only 37% for the game and 53% from the three-point line. Plagued by turnovers, the Cowgirls committed 37 on the night.

GAME SUMMARY
              1st half  2nd half   OT     Final(V)Wyoming      25        24        -      49(H)Wash. St.    46        48        -      94

Team Leaders Wyoming Washinton St.

Points Ca. Bacon-11 Lamb-23Rebounds Ca. Bacon-8 Harrod-8Assists Horseman-3 Kerns-6Steals Ca.Bacon, Dulaney-2 Lamb, Kerns-5

Team Stats

FG % 37.3% 43.7% FT % 52.9% 76.7%3-pt % 33.3% 42.9%

The Cowgirls would get their second victory of the season by defeating the Illinois-Chicago Flames, 62-50. The game was in the first round of the Pepsi Shootout, in Eugene, Oregon, on November 27. Wyoming was led in scoring by senior guard Regan Dulaney, who had a team high 15 points and added four rebounds. In 36 minutes of play, Dulaney was 6-11 from the field and 3-4 from the free-throw line. Junior guard Sara Ossana added 13 points and a team high seven rebounds. On the night, she was 3-9 from the field and 6-6 from the free-throw line. The Cowgirls shot 39% for the game and 83% from the three point line.

GAME SUMMARY
               1st half  2nd half   OT     Final(V)Wyoming       40        22        -      62(H)Illinois-Chi. 29        21        -      50

Team Leaders Wyoming Illinois-Chicago

Points Dulaney-15 Wenstrom-14Rebounds Ossana-7 Jost, Galati-5Assists Horseman,Ca.Bacon-2 Bielawski-5Steals Ca.Bacon-4 Tamm-2

Team Stats

FG % 38.8% 38.2% FT % 82.6% 75%3-pt % 55.6% 12.5%

In their final game of the weekend the Cowgirls were defeated by the Oregon Ducks, 63-33. The game was the championship game of the Pepsi Shootout, in Eugene, Oregon, on November 28. Senior forward Jenny Lazzeri led the team in scoring with ten points and nine rebounds. In 34 minutes off the bench, Lazzeri was 4-10 from the field and 2-2 from the free-throw line. She was also named to the All-Tournament team at the Pepsi Shootout. The Cowgirls shot 26% from the floor and 8% from the three-point line.

GAME SUMMARY
              1st half  2nd half   OT     Final(V)Wyoming       17        16        -      33(H)Oregon        32        31        -      63

Team Leaders Wyoming Oregon

Points Lazzeri-10 Wolvert-15Rebounds Lazzeri-9 Meharry, Dion-7Assists Three players-2 Three players-3Steals Three players-2 Three players-3

Team Stats

FG % 26% 48.1% FT % 1.00% 42.9%3-pt % 0.77% 28.6%

Attendance - 3,443