Patriot League Women's Basketball Recap - 11.15.12

PATRIOTLEAGUE.ORG Freshman Aimee Oertner scored 16 points with 10 rebounds and four blocks in a win over Fairleigh Dickinson.
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Freshman Aimee Oertner scored 16 points with 10 rebounds and four blocks in a win over Fairleigh Dickinson.
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Nov. 16, 2012

CENTER VALLEY, Pa. - Three Army players posted double-doubles as the Black Knights (2-1) picked up their second road win of the season with a 57-52 victory at Fairleigh Dickinson Thursday evening.

Anna Simmers led all players with 21 points and grabbed 10 rebounds with a 9-for-9 showing at the free throw line. Aimee Oertner poured in 16 points with 10 boards and four blocks, while Olivia Schretzman added 10 points and hauled in 10 rebounds.

Army trailed 40-32 with 8:55 to play before Schretzman capped off a 10-2 run with a pair of foul shots to tie the game about two and a half minutes later. The Black Knights inched ahead in the next few minutes on three Oertner free throws, and build up a lead as large as eight points before winning by five.

Friday's schedule features just one Patriot League team in action. Colgate plays its first road contest of the season when it visits St. Bonaventure at 7 p.m.

Army 57, at Fairleigh Dickinson 52