Colby College edges Bates College in women's basketball tilt

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LEWISTON — Thornton Academy grad Katie McCrum led all players with 19 points on 9-of-14 shooting to lead the visiting Colby Mules past Bates College 58-47 at Alumni Gym on Tuesday.

One of those made baskets was a 3-pointer for McCrum, who also hauled in nine rebounds and dished out three assists while forcing four turnovers.

Haley Driscoll was the only other Colby (3-3) player in double figures, knocking down 13 on 5-of-10 shooting.

Nina Davenport led the Bobcats (3-4) with 12 points. Carly Christofi and Emily Freedland added nine each in the loss for Bates, which shot just 24.5 percent from the field, compared to Colby’s 46.3 percent.

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Bates’ Nina Davenport, right, wrestles a rebound away from Colby’s Katie McCrum during Tuesday night’s game in Lewiston. (Russ Dillingham/Sun Journal)

Bates’ Emily Freedland, bottom battles Colby’s Paige Russell for a rebound during Tuesday night’s game in Lewiston. (Russ Dillingham/Sun Journal)

Bates’ Lyse Henshaw, right, drives to the basket while being defended by Colby’s Sarah Hancock during Tuesday night’s game in Lewiston. (Russ Dillingham/Sun Journal)

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