ASTON, Pa. – The Bryn Athyn College women's basketball team was defeated by Misericordia, 77-28, in the opening round of the Neumann Tip-Off Tournament Saturday afternoon in Neumann University's Mirenda Center.
Bryn Athyn (0-2) took an early 4-2 advantage at the 7:37 mark of the first quarter on a Morgan Phillips 3-pointer. Then, Misericordia (1-1) ended the quarter on a 22-2 run to grab a 24-6 lead and controlled the rest of the game.
Quintessa Zamolyi was Misericordia's top scorer with 16 points on 5-of-6 shooting, 2-of-2 from 3-point range. Paige Wampole shot 5-of-7 from the field to add 10 points.
Misericordia shot 44.6 percent (29-of-65) overall, while Bryn Athyn connected at a 16.4 percent (9-of-55) clip.
Bryn Athyn will face Penn State Brandywine in the consolation game of the Tournament on Sunday, Nov. 19 at noon.