Bronxville, NY - Clippers sail over Eagles to earn first win
The Clippers hosted the Post University Eagles tonight in a CACC match-up. The Clippers battled at the start of the game with the Eagles. Though the game seemed a well matched game the Clippers broke away first. With the Clippers taking the lead, the Eagles in turn struggled on their offensive side. As Brittany Binnie was at the helm of the Clippers lead and pushing further away from the Eagles, the Clippers held a 16 point halftime lead; 34-18, their largest lead to date.
With the second half under way, the Clippers maintained their level of play against the Eagles. Driving down the lane were Shelley Monahan and Shari Cordero to keep the lead for the Clippers. As the Clippers controlled the ball for the second half the Eagles attempted to push back and cut their deficit down to size. Tonight the Clippers were unstoppable and they sailed right into their first victory of the season; 68-42.
Shari Cordero put up a huge double-double with 17 points and 19 rebounds whiles adding 3 blocks as well. Shelley Monahan led the offensive with 19 points and Brittany Binnie added herself 14 points with 4 assists.
The Clippers will head to Caldwell College this Thursday for a 6:00pm game.