Milestone Night For Medovich In Women's Basketball Game

Milestone Night For Medovich In Women's Basketball Game

Wells College women's basketball senior Shelby Medovich reached a significant career milestone in a Friday, Jan. 18 game against Morrisville State. Medovich recorded her 1,000th career point as part of a 22-point night as Wells dropped a 60-55 game against the visiting Mustangs in a North Eastern Athletic Conference matchup at the Schwartz Athletic Center.

Medovich is the fourth player in Wells women's basketball history to reach 1,000 career points. Medovich entered the game nine points shy of the plateau. She joins Ashida Cooper '17, Holli Erkson '16, and Ashley Rozer '14 in the 1,000-point club for the Express.

Wells led 25-22 at halftime led by Medovich's 11-point first half and 10 points from Carley Ryan. The Express maintained a 34-33 lead after three quarters. Morrisville State outscored Wells 27-21 in the fourth quarter including a 9-for-14 effort at the free-throw line.

Medovich finished with 22 points and Ryan had 19. Maritza Scharoun scored eight points and led Wells with 14 rebounds. Ryan had 12 rebounds.

Morrisville State is 5-11 overall and 4-3 in the NEAC. Wells is 2-14 and 1-6 in the conference.

The Express will play Wednesday, Jan. 23 at SUNY Cobleskill.