fall to non-conference foe Franklin
Guy scores a career-high 21 points in loss
Press Release) Franklin, IN (December 16, 2003) -- The Wilmington
College Quakers fall to 1-7 overall with an 86-64 loss to Franklin
College on Tuesday evening.
Guy (Webb City, MO/Webb City) scored a career-high 21 points in
the loss for the Quakers on 8-of-10 shooting in the game. The Quakers
fell behind by 12 points, seven and a half minutes into the game
at 20-8 before the visitors went on a 13-4 run to cut the deficit
to three six minutes later. Franklin answered back with a 16-4 run
over the last six minutes of the half to take a 40-25 lead into
the locker room.
in the second half the Grizzlies opened the lead to 20 points and
cruised the rest of the way in the 22-point victory.
led the Quakers scorers with 21 points while Deon Short (Cincinnati/Mt.
Healthy) chipped in 10 in the losing effort. Short had a team-best
six rebounds while freshman Mike King (Washington C.H./Miami Trace)
pulled down five rebounds while Short and Guy each dished out three
was led by Justin Castelli and Nick Kane who each scored 23 points
while Alan Davidson scored a dozen and Zane Bowman chipped in 10.
the loss the Quakers fall to 1-7 on the season as Franklin improves
to 5-3 with the victory.
next game for the Green and White is on Saturday, December 20, when
the team plays host to nationally ranked John Carroll University
at Fred Raizk Arena, with tip-off set for 3:00 p.m.