Pace Women's Basketball Defeats New Haven, 68-61


PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. – Outscoring the Chargers 22-12 over the final 10 minutes of play, the Pace University women's basketball team defeated New Haven on Wednesday night, 68-61. Inside the Numbers *It was a trio of freshmen leading the way offensively for the Blue and Gold on Wednesday. Kelsey Quain (Ossining, NY/Ossining) scored a season-high 15 points to lead all Pace scorers. The guard scored all of her points on the deep ball, making five-of-eight from beyond the arc. *Quain's classmate Lauren Hackett (Commack, NY/St. Anthony's) added 14 points, including a 5-for-5 effort from the free-throw line. *Brianna Wong (River Vale, NJ/Pascack Valley) rounded out the strong rookie showing by continuing her recent hot streak, reaching double figures for a fifth consecutive game. Wong scored 12 points on a night where she was five-of-eight from the field. *Every player got involved under the basket, as all nine Setters that saw action came away with a rebound. Lauren Schetter (Beacon, NY/Beacon High School) led Pace in rebounds on the night, hauling in six boards. Jackie DelliSanti (Commack, NY/Commack) added five rebounds of her own, as she continues to lead the team with 7.5 boards per contest. *The Setters recorded 13 steals, tying their second-highest takeaway total of the year. Wong led the effort with five steals, improving her team-leading total to 54 on the season. How it Happened Despite falling into an early 6-0 hole to ope