Game Recap: Mustangs Fall to Cougars

Game Recap: Mustangs Fall to Cougars

The Montgomery County Community College Mustangs fell to the Cougars of Lehigh Carbon Community College 39-68 Tuesday.

The Mustangs outshot the Cougars 79-56, but the Cougars outpaced the Mustangs throughout the game, winning 38-21 in the first half and 30-18 in the second. Accuracy troubles plagued the Mustangs as a whole, except for a 4-4 showing on free throws from freshman guard Morgan Sauermann. Also a bright spot was a tally of 16 points from freshman Chloe Long, who earned 12 of those points on three-point shots.

On the boards the Mustangs fared well, with Sauermann collecting 12 rebounds, Bryanna Lacey snagging 10 and Lina Sirak grabbing eight. Lacey and Sauermann also led the team with four and three steals respectively.

The Mustangs will play again on Thursday, away at Valley Forge Military Academy, where the team will look for its first win of the season.