Women’s Basketball Takes Down Cornell to Open 2022, Claims Bremner Cup Point

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - The Coe College women's basketball team opened its season with a 57-52 victory over local rival Cornell College on Wednesday evening at Kohawk Arena. The win, which gives Coe a 4-2 lead in the 2022-23 Bremner Cup series, featured a strong second half from the hosts, outscoring the Rams 30-24. The Rams grabbed the lead early in the game with a strong first quarter, taking a 17-8 advantage but the Kohawks responded with an impressive second, using a 19-11 margin in the frame to pull within one at the half. Coe continued to click on offense and defense in the second half, securing the season-opening win and Bremner Cup point. Molly Buck finished with a team-high 17 points, shooting 6-of-13 from the floor and 4-of-9 from beyond. Kaalyn Petersen fell just shy of double-digits, posting eight points and 10 rebounds which led the team. With the win, Coe opens the season 1-0 while Cornell begins with a mark of 0-1.

Women’s Basketball Takes Down Cornell to Open 2022, Claims Bremner Cup Point
Molly Buck

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - The Coe College women's basketball team opened its season with a 57-52 victory over local rival Cornell College on Wednesday evening at Kohawk Arena. The win, which gives Coe a 4-2 lead in the 2022-23 Bremner Cup series, featured a strong second half from the hosts, outscoring the Rams 30-24. The Rams grabbed the lead early in the game with a strong first quarter, taking a 17-8 advantage but the Kohawks responded with an impressive second, using a 19-11 margin in the frame to pull within one at the half. Coe continued to click on offense and defense in the second half, securing the season-opening win and Bremner Cup point. Molly Buck finished with a team-high 17 points, shooting 6-of-13 from the floor and 4-of-9 from beyond. Kaalyn Petersen fell just shy of double-digits, posting eight points and 10 rebounds which led the team. With the win, Coe opens the season 1-0 while Cornell begins with a mark of 0-1.