WRITTEN BY MARIA FRASCHILLA
The SFBK Women’s Basketball team lost to the University of Miami Hurricanes 78-57 in the opening game of the 2013 Miami Thanksgiving Tournament, on Nov. 29, 2013.
The Terriers fall to 4-2 on the season, while the Hurricanes improve to 4-2.
Sarah Benedetti had a team high and a season high 18 points. Ten of those points were scored in the second half of the game. Benedetti shot 50% from field and beyond the arc.
Jaymee Veney was the only other athlete in double-digits for the Terriers. She scored 12 points and added seven rebounds.
Leah Fechko also had seven rebounds, while adding four assists.
The Hurricanes had three athletes in double figures. Caprice Dennis had a game high 23 points, Keyona Hayes had 15 points, and Krystal Saunders added 13.
SFBK only shot 37% from the field and 35% from beyond it. The Terriers out-rebounded the Hurricanes 34-33.
The Terriers will play the loser of the Hartford/Missouri game on Sat. Nov. 30, 2013 at 1 p.m.