Randolph Center, Vt. -- The women's basketball team took the court for the first time since returning to campus at the Vermont Tech. Classic against SUNY Canton on Tuesday, January 10. The Falcons took a 60-55 victory from the Kangaroos to improve to 4-7 on the season while SUNY Canton falls to 2-12 on the season.
The Falcons took a quick 8-0 lead before the Kangaroos were able to sink a jump shot to put two points on the board, 8-2 with 7:33 left in the first quarter. SUNY added on four more points closing the gap to 2-points before the Falcons went on a 7-point run to close out the first quarter with the Falcons up 15-11.
Murphy Carroll opened up the second quarter with a 3-pointer to put Fisher up 18-11. Fisher finished the second quarter with a 33-25 lead over SUNY.
The third quarter was a SUNY Canton quarter with the Kangaroos outscoring the Falcons 13-10, but it wasn't enough to quite catch the Falcons just yet. The Falcons held on to a 6-point lead at the end of the 3rd for a 43-38 lead.
The fourth quarter was an even match with both teams scoring 17-points to close out the game, but with their overall shooting percentage of 37.3% versus 33.3%, the Falcons were able to earn the 60-55 victory.
The Falcons will take on host Vermont Technical College on Wednesday, January 11 at 5:00 p.m. for the final game of the Vermont Tech. Classic in Randolph Center, Vermont.