The University of Findlay women's basketball team blasted NCAA Division I foe Indiana-Purdue Ft. Wayne (IPFW) by a score of 75-55 on Nov. 18 in Ft. Wayne, Ind. The win, which was their first against a NCAA Division I opponent since they defeated Indiana-Purdue Indianapolis (IUPUI) by a score of 81-59 during the 1994-95 season, gives the Oilers a 3-1 record on the season.
The Oilers connected on 52.9 percent (27-of-51) of their field goal attempts and made 7-of-17 (41.2%) tries from three point range in the win. They also limited the Mastodons to a mere 35.3 percent (18-of-51) shooting clip in the victory.
Junior center Christa Puthoff came off the bench to provide eight points and three rebounds while junior guard Jenna Stegmaier continued her solid all-around play with six points, six rebounds and five assists in the game.
The Oilers will now have a break before they head to Kentucky Wesleyan for their Great Midwest Athletic Conference (G-MAC) opener on Nov. 30 at 6:30 p.m.