ERIE, Pa. - Feb. 5 - Despite a game-high 20 points from Erie Community College freshman forward Jasmine Ball, the Kats dropped a 63-55 contest to Mercyhurst North East Saturday at the Penn State-Behrend Junker Center. ECC falls to 9-13 overall and 2-5 in Western New York Athletic Conference play. Mercyhurst NE is 10-8 and 5-2 in league play.
Breanna Harris (Cheektowaga) added 14 points while Bianca Dennis (Cleveland/Maple Heights) added 12 points and eight rebounds.
Kaveeda Myers led Mercyhurst NE with 16 points and 12 rebounds. MNE had a 34-28 halftime lead and the Kats could not get any closer.
ECC will play at Alfred State College Saturday.