LEWISTON — Kate Olenik scored 19 points as Colby College handed Bates College its first conference loss, 63-61, in a women’s basketball rivalry matchup Saturday afternoon at Alumni Gym.

Chelsea Ibenegu and Amelia Hanscom each added 12 points for the Mules (12-9, 4-4 NESCAC).

Morgan Kennedy scored 25 points and Elsa Daulerio delivered 12 for the Bobcats (19-3, 7-1 NESCAC), who let a fourth-quarter lead slip on Senior Day.

MAINE 70, BRYANT 58: Olivia Rockwood made eight 3-pointers scored 24 points as the University of Maine beat Bryant in an America East game in Smithfield, Rhode Island.

The Black Bears (15-8, 8-1 America East) played without leading scorer Anne Simon, who left Maine’s 66-49 win over UMass Lowell on Thursday with an ankle injury. Adrianna Smith added 16 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists for Maine.

Mariona Planes Fortuny scored 19 points, Kemara Reynolds added 17 and Silvia Gonzalez had 13 for Bryant (10-12, 4-5).


COLBY 81, BATES 72: Max Poulton had 24 points as the Mules (11-10, 3-5 NESCAC) beat the Bobcats (3-19, 0-8) in Waterville.

Lucas Green added 13 points and Henry Westrich had 12 for Colby.

Simon Mccormick and Brady Coyne each had 26 points for Bates.

MAINE 79, BRYANT 72: The Black Bears (11-12, 3-5 America East) went on a 19-4 run early in the second half and held on to beat the Bulldogs (14-9, 6-2) in Orono.

Jaden Clayton scored 24 points, Peter Filipovity added 21 points and 10 rebounds, and A.J. Lopez finished with 15 points for Maine.

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