Sports Update 11/27

Editor’s note: This article was initially published in The Daily Gazette, Swarthmore’s online, daily newspaper founded in Fall 1996. As of Fall 2018, the DG has merged with The Phoenix. See the about page to read more about the DG.


W. Basketball: Swarthmore 86, McDaniel 79

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Berk, Stockbower Over Power Green Terror

SWARTHMORE, Pa. – Swarthmore forwards Karen Berk ’08 and Kathryn Stockbower ’11 combined for 53 points and 28 rebounds as the Garnet defeated McDaniel 86-79 in the Centennial women’s basketball opener for both schools Tuesday night at Tarble Pavilion. Berk finished with a season-high 30 points , nine rebounds and three blocks while Stockbower posted her third career double-double in four games, setting a career-highs with 23 points and 19 rebounds. Swarthmore (2-2, 1-0 CC) picks up a victory over the Green Terror (1-3, 0-1 CC) for the first time since 2003-the Garnet downed McDaniel 70-60 in Westminster.

MEN’S BASKETBALL: McCormick Named Centennial Player of the Week
LANCASTER, Pa. – Swarthmore senior Ian McCormick was named Centennial Conference Player of the Week for men’s basketball on Nov. 26, as announced be the Conference office. McCormick, a center, scored a career-high 36 points in an 87-84 overtime loss at Arcadia on Nov. 20. He made 16 of his 21 attempts from the floor and four of seven from the free throw line, while grabbing a game-high 12 rebounds for his second double-double of the season (19th of his career).

Upcoming Events

M. Basketball at McDaniel Wed., Nov. 28 at 7:00 pm
Badminton at Bryn Mawr Thurs., Nov. 29 at 7:00 pm
Swimming at F&M Invite Sat.-Sun., Dec. 1-2
W. Basketball at Johns Hopkins Sat., Dec. 1 at 1:00 pm
M. Basketball at Johns Hopkins Sat., Dec. 1 at 3:00 pm

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