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Winter Sports Update

Posted: January 27, 2012

As the spring semester starts the Wilson College Basketball and Gymnastics teams are gearing up for the final stretch of their seasons.

The Wilson College Basketball team is currently 2-11 on the season, with victories over Penn State Abington. They enter February facing conference opponents and hungry for more wins. Leading the Phoenix this season is Tara Fields (Berryville, VA/ Clark County) averaging 17.7 points per game and 4.6 rebounds per game. Sophomore, Vanessa Whitfield (Chambersburg, PA/ Chambersburg) also has made an impact this season averaging 16.5 points per game and 10.9 rebounds per game. Wilson will be away at St. Elizabeth College on Saturday and then host Penn State Berks on Sunday. Tip-off is set for 1:00 pm.

The Wilson College Gymnastics team has been training since early November, and had their first competition of the season verse Ursinus College on January 15th. The team posted an overall score of 125.560. Individually, Alex Howard (Tuscan, AR/ Homeschooled) posted a score 9.050 on the uneven bars, landing her in eleventh place.

The Gymnastics team will host only one home meet this season on February 5th when they take on Ithaca College.

Basketball, Gymnastics

Last Updated: January 27, 2012