drop second straight
scores 19 points in loss
(WC Press Release)
Naperville, IL (November 22, 2003) -- The Wilmington College Quakers
dropped their second straight game to start the 2003-04 season with
a 67-57 loss to Palm Beach Atlantic on Saturday evening. David Guy
(Webb City, MO/Webb City) led the way for the Quakers with 19 points
while Josh Rohrbacher (Columbus/Beechcroft) added 11 points in the
Palm Beach Atlantic played even basketball for the majority of the
first half until PBA went on a 15-2 run to take a 14-point lead,
which would stand until the halftime break.
In the second
half PBA's lead would grow to as many as 21 with 12 minutes to play,
as the Quakers were not able to get the deficit to within single
digits the rest of the way in the 10-point loss.
Guy and Rohrbacher
led the Quakers in scoring while Jesse McCue and Brad Hoffar of
Palm Beach Atlantic scored 20 points each. Stephen Gee (West Milton/Milton-Union)
pulled down a team-high six rebounds for the Quakers while Mike
Umpleby (Columbus/Centennial) dished out four assists to pace the
With the loss
the Quakers fall to 0-2 on the season.
The next game
for the Green and White is on Saturday, November 29 when the team
plays host to Thomas More College with tip-off set for 3:00 p.m.