The Irish open the OCC-Cardinal with a win over Dublin Jerome. The Irish never lost the lead after a handful of possessions in the beginning of the game, but Jerome fought back most of the game and at the end. The Irish held on by hitting some key shots and free throws. Leading the Irish in scoring was Lauren Erickson with 16 points, 4 assists and 4 steals. 15 of those 16 points came from behind the arc. Natalie Hutras contributed 9 points to the win along with 5 assists and 4 steals. Both Ashleigh and Karleigh Rothe had 8 points apiece for the Irish as well. Karleigh also grabbed 11 boards. Karleigh was also our spark player of the game.
The Irish take on Olentangy Berlin this Friday in another OCC-Cardinal match-up.