The George Washington University: Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Earns the Program's 500th Victory By Defeating Yale, 81-57

Anna Monta?ana scored 19 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and dished out seven assists versus Yale.
 
Anna Monta?ana scored 19 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and dished out seven assists versus Yale.
 

Jan. 12, 2004

Box Score

NEW HAVEN, CT - George Washington women's basketball reached the 500 win plateau with an 81-57 victory over Yale on Monday, January 12. Senior Valerie Willaims (Ft. Lauderdale, FL/Ft. Lauderdale) scored a career-high 19 points, while junior Anna Monta?ana (Valencia, Spain/St. Maria El Pilar) came up three assists shy of a triple-double with 19 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists.

The Colonials bounced back from a poor shooting night against Saint Joseph's to shoot 47 percent (35-74). Senior Cathy Joens added 18 points and eight rebounds to go along with five steals.

The Bulldogs hung tough early with the aid of six three-pointers and were down only one with six minutes left in the first half. But, GW took control behind an 18-7 run and went into the break with a 12-point lead.

GW turned their defense up a notch after the break and opened up a 30-point lead after a 23-5 run that took the fight out of the Bulldogs. GW cruised from that point on to secure number 500.

Next, the Colonials host Richmond in a key conference match-up at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, January 16.

 

 

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