Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Patterson, Shroyer lead UIS women's basketball team

Shelbi Patterson and Chasitee Shroyer netted 13 points apiece to lead the University of Illinois Springfield past Principia 58-43 in the Prairie Stars’ home-opening women's basketball game Tuesday at The Recreation and Athletic Center.

UIS (2-1) led 12-7 after one quarter and an 8-0 spurt to start the second period gave the Prairie Stars a 13-point advantage.

Shroyer made a 3-pointer and scored on a steal and layup, and Morgan Knorr knocked down another 3 during the run. UIS led 31-15 at the break. Shroyer finished with three 3s and Chelsea Cross went 5-for-6 from the field and added 10 points.

This article appeared online in The State Journal-Register on November 17, 2015.

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