Beaks Sweep Crossover with Win over Lower Columbia 71-54

Wagner drives
Megan Wagner

ALBANY, Ore. — Megan Wagner scored 24 points and grabbed seven rebournds to lead Linn-Benton Community College past Lower Columbia 71-54 in the final game of the NWAC Women's Basketball Crossover Tournament Saturday evening. 

The win improved the Roadrunners' record to 8-1 on the season. Lower Columbia dropped to 8-3.

Wagner, who scored 18 points and 14 points in the Tournament's first two games, respectively, was named the Most Valuable Player of the Tournament. Amry Lowe, who added 13 points for the Roadrunners, was also named to the all-Tournament team.

LBCC outrebounded the Red Devils 33-26,  forced 22 turnovers and held Lower Columbia to 37% shooting from the field. 

The Roadrunners next in action December 28-29 at the Chemeketa Tournament.



All Tournament Team Selections

Most Valuable Player- Megan Wagner, Linn-Benton

Columbia Basin- Ali Martineau

Lower Columbia- Melanaite Kata

Olympic- Grace Harder

Southwestern Oregon- Megan Holloman

Treasure Valley- Lilly Kelley

Linn-Benton- Amyr Lowe


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