HAWKS TAKE THREE-GAME WINNING STREAK TO LAFAYETTE
UICKLY Behind 25 points from junior Sierra Green and 19 points from junior Emani Clough, Monmouth earned its third straight victory at George Washington on Sunday, 55-51. Green scored in double-figures for the sixth straight game, and registered Monmouth's first 20+ point game this season. Clough's 19 were a season high, and she added six rebounds and three assists in the victory. The Hawks turned the ball over a season-low 13 times, and 10 different players grabbed at least one rebound. SCOUTING THE LAFAYETTE LEOPARDS Lafayette opened up the season with three straight wins, but have gone 1-4 since. The Leopards were picked 8th in the Patriot League Preseason Poll, and return nine from last season's squad, including a pair of Patriot League All-Rookie team selections in sophomores Natalie Kucowski and Drew Freeland. Kucowski currently leads the team with 16.1 points per game and 11.8 rebounds per game. She has five double-doubles in eight games. Sophomore Olivia Martino is also averaging double-figures with 10.9 points per game. ALL-TIME SERIES VS. LAFAYETTE Monmouth holds the slight 3-2 advantage in the all-time series, but the teams have not met since November of 2012.