The Lady Tartans defeated Columbus St. 63-46 to sweep the Cougars for the season. Sinclair jumped out to a quick 7-2 lead at the 15:00 mark but both teams stalled and the scored remained for the next 5 minutes of play. The Lady Tartans held Columbus St. to 7% from the floor and held a 31-10 lead at halftime.
Columbus St. came out aggressive in the 2nd half and with renewed energy and went on a 20-9 run to pull within 40-30 at the 10:00 mark. The Cougars wouldn't go away shooting 43% from the floor but Sinclair hit key free throws to secure their victory.
Leading the way were FR Shannon Campbell with 21 points, 7 rebounds, and 6 steals and SO Chelcie Gullett with 11 points and 5 rebounds.
Also contributing were FR Emily Frey with 9 points, 6 rebounds, and 4 assists, FR Haleigh Hickenbottom with 9 points and 8 rebounds, FR Jessica Plummer with 4 points and 6 rebounds, SO Jana Gross with 3 points, 4 assists, and 4 steals, FR Shelby Pettit with 3 points, and FR Karen Smith with 3 points.
The Lady Tartans are currently 15-7 overall and 5-4 in OCCAC action.
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