Spartan Women's Basketball Loses at Home to Rochester

Spartan Women's Basketball Loses at Home to Rochester

The M State women’s basketball team dropped a rare home game 45-81 to Rochester Saturday afternoon.


The Spartans shot:

FG - 14/54 - 26%

3’s - 4/14 - 29%

FT - 13/20 - 65%


The Spartans were led by:

Claire Mathiesen - 11 points.

Samantha Lupkes - 7 points, 8 rebounds.

Cassandra Jordan - 7 points, 4 assists.

Jileen Tenneson - 7 points.

Haley Poehler - 6 points 12 rebounds 3 assists.


“We knew going into this game it was going to be a tough one, but we struggled to get going against their pressure and as the game went on we just couldn’t get shots to fall. I give credit to Rochester for how well they played on both ends of the court. As tough as this lose is, it will help us to prepare better for the region tournament.” Said coach Hendrickson.

The Spartans have one final home game against St Cloud Tech February 25th and then they will go on to the Region 13 tournament March 4th and 5th as the third seed.