Lane women keep rolling along, improve to 22-0
Four Lane women’s basketball players scored in double figures Saturday as the Titans (22-0, 9-0) ran past Clark, 87-43, in an NWAC South Region contest.
Lane’s Bre DuBois led all scorers with 18 points. Shelby Snook had 17 points, 10 assists and eight rebounds, Jordan Kimbrough had 15 points, 16 rebounds, four blocked shots and four assists and Mallory Shields added 12 points and eight rebounds.
Caylee Newsom led the Penguins (13-8, 5-4) with 10 points.
Lane women keep rolling, beat Linn-Benton by 59
ALBANY — The Lane women’s basketball team cruised to its 21st win of the season, defeating Linn-Benton 100-41 Wednesday on the road.
Gabby Heehn scored 22 points and pulled down 10 rebounds for the Titans, who also stayed undefeated in NWAC play at the halfway point of the conference season.
Mallory Shields scored 15 points for Lane, Jordan Kimbrough had 18, Bre DuBois had 14, and Shelby Snook had nine points, nine rebounds and seven assists.
Titans win to improve to 18-0
Lane’s Jordan Kimbrough scored 40 points and grabbed 22 rebounds Monday in leading the Titans to a 93-76 women’s basketball win over Chemeketa.
Kimbrough scored 29 of her 40 points in the second half and had 12 rebounds in the second half to help the Titans (18-0, 5-0 NWAC South) break open a close game.
The Storm (7-11, 3-2) trailed 42-40 at halftime, but with Kimbrough leading the way, the Titans used a 30-19 third-quarter advantage to pull away.
Kimbrough’s 40 points is believed to be the third-best total in school history and her 18 field goals tied a school record. Shelby Snook, who had 11 assists Monday, holds the Titans’ single-game scoring record with 44 points.
Zaid leads Lane men to win over Chemeketa
Usama Zaid scored 26 points and grabbed 15 rebounds to lead Lane to a 103-92 victory over Chemeketa in an NWAC men’s basketball game Monday night at Lane.
The Titans (15-3, 3-2 Southern Region) won their third consecutive game and moved into a tie for third place in the league standings with Chemeketa and Umpqua, which Lane will meet on Wednesday in Roseburg.
Jacob Bigler added 23 points for the Titans. Bradley Branch led Chemeketa (12-6, 3-2) with 18 points.
Threes carry Titans to win
SALEM — The Lane women’s basketball team made 17-of-30 three-pointers Monday in rolling to a 103-58 win over Everett in the opening round of the Chemeketa Tournament.
Gabby Heehn made 7-of-11 three-pointers on her way to a team-high 23 points for the Titans (11-0). Bre DuBois had 20 points, Shelby Snook scored 12 points and handed out 14 assists, Mallory Shields tallied 15 points and Jordan Kimbrough had 12 rebounds and nine points.
Lane will play Columbia Basin on Tuesday at 4 p.m. in the semifinals.
Lane women capture Peninsula Crossover
PORT ANGELES, Wash. — The Lane women shook off a slow start and powered their way over Peninsula, 84-53, in the championship game of the Peninsula Crossover basketball tournament Saturday.
Shelby Snook led the way for the undefeated Titans (10-0), scoring 32 points and dishing out seven assists. Gabby Heehn added 16 points, Bre DuBois scored 12 and Jordan Kimbrough finished with 10 points and eight rebounds.
Lane trailed 24-16 after the first quarter but outscored the Pirates (9-4) by 39 points the rest of the way. The Titans were 10 for 29 from three-point range. Snook was named tournament MVP and Heehn also made the all-tournament team.
Cierra Moss led Peninsula with 17 points.
Centralia downed Big Bend 77-44 in the third-place game, and Spokane beat South Puget Sound 73-39 in the consolation final.
Kimbrough paces Lane to tourney win
PORT ANGELES, Wash. — Jordan Kimbrough had 26 points, 10 rebounds and five blocked shots Thursday night in leading Lane to a 71-51 win over Spokane in the opening round of the Peninsula Crossover women’s basketball tournament.
The Titans (8-0) raced out to a 27-12 lead after one quarter and led 40-21 at halftime.
Shelby Snook had 16 points for Lane, and Bre DuBois added 11 points and 11 rebounds.
Khadija Neumeyer had 18 points for the Sasquatch (7-3).
December 15th – NWAC Basketball Player of the Week - Jordan Kimbrough
Lane, Sophomore, Forward
Kimbrough led the Titans to the championship title at the Pierce Holiday Invitational where she was named the tourney MVP.
She shot 54% FG collecting an average of 21.0 ppg and dominated the boards for 14.3 rebounds per game while defending her own goal for 2.3 blocks per game.