The Brescia Lady Bearcats Women's Basketball Team traveled to McKenzie, TN to take on Bethel University on Tuesday, November 8. Brescia got out to a slow start, only scoring 6 points in the first quarter. The women were able to cut into the lead by halftime and trim the lead from 7 to 4. But another slow start in the third quarter but the Lady Bearcats down for good as Bethel was able to outscore Brescia 35-15 in the quarter. Brescia shot 31% from the field, their lowest percentage of the season and 30% from the three-point line, their second lowest percentage. Shelbi Samsil (SR/Orleans, IN ) led the team with 11 points followed by Kelsey Kirkpatrick (JR/Tompkinsville, KY) and Becca Somers (FR/Eddyville,KY) each with 9.
The Lady Bearcats fall to 1-4 on the season and will be back in action on November 12 at 2 PM as they travel to take on Lindsey Wilson.