WOOSTER, Ohio – The Bulldogs finished their weekend in the Nan Nichols Classic at the College of Wooster Sunday afternoon against John Carroll. The Bulldogs carried a 43-36 halftime before John Carroll mounted a second half comeback that overcame Adrian by a 74-71 final score. This loss leaves the overall record for the Bulldogs at 1-1.
Adrian came out strong in the first half behind Brigitte Zavithsanos as she scored 19 points while adding four rebounds and four assists. The Bulldogs overcame an early 11-5 John Carrol advantage and scored the final five points of the half to hold a 43-36 halftime lead.
John Carroll then rallied in the second half as they took the lead back from the Bulldogs by slowly chipping away at the Adrian advantage to take a 53-48 lead. The Bulldogs would continue to battle throughout the second half, but they could not take back the lead as they surrendered a 74-71 final decision.
The Bulldogs will see action again on November 19 when they travel to take on Oberlin at 7:30 p.m.