Diplomats Hit the Road - Week 9 Game Notes

Diplomats Hit the Road - Week 9 Game Notes

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Game 20
Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019
F&M at Gettysburg | Gettysburg | 7:00 PM

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Series Record: GC Leads 44-37
Streak: GC +13
In CC Play: GC Leads 31-17
Last F&M Victory: 51-48, Feb. 8, 2012 - Lancaster
Last GC Victory: 63-53, Nov. 20, 2018 - Lancaster

Game 21
Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019
F&M at Washington | Chestertown | 1:00 PM

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Series Record: F&M Leads 31-10
Streak: F&M +7
In CC Play: F&M 31-10
Last F&M Victory: 60-49, Jan. 8,, 2019 - Lancaster
Last WAC Victory: 69-55, Feb. 7, 2015 - Chestertown

Series History
Franklin & Marshall heads to Gettysburg on Wednesday for the 82nd meeting between the two programs with the Bullets owning a 44-37 edge in the overall record.

The Diplomats close at the week at Washington College on Saturday, looking to continue an active seven-game winning streak by using a 14-6 record when playing in Chestertown to their advantage.

F&M Last Week
F&M went 2-1 in Centennial Conference (CC) action, opening on Tuesday with a 66-48 win over McDaniel. Recap.

Kenna Williams (18) and Kristin Hamill (16) combined for 34 of F&M's 50 rebounds to dominate a 50-26 advantage on the boards. Haley Pilone paced the offense with 14 points, but Williams and Hamill netted 13 a piece.

The Diplomats fell to Johns Hopkins by a 66-59 score on Thursday in Baltimore. Recap.

Pilone paced the offense with 19 points, going 5-for-5 from the free throw line. Hamill and Parsons followed with 12 points each and Williams brought down nine boards. 

F&M ended the week with a 70-63 home win against Swarthmore on Saturday. Recap.

Hamill led all scorers with 21 points and pulled down 10 boards. Williams followed with 14 points and eight rebounds while Pilone netted 10.

Last Meeting with Gettysburg
The Diplomats fell by a 63-53 tally to the Bullets in the first CC contest of the year earlier this season. Recap.

Sarah Pisani led with 14 points, followed by Sarosha Parsons, who shot five-for-five from the line, for 13 points. Williams brought down 11 boards and notched seven points.

Last Meeting with Washington
F&M came away with a 60-49 victory over Washington on Jan. 8. Recap.

Hamill led all scorers with 15 points along with eight boards. Williams added on 15 rebounds to help F&M to a 46-37 advantage on the boards. 

Among the Leaders (NCAA)
As a team, F&M ranks 50th across Division III in made free throws with 269. Pilone ranks 32nd, shooting 85.9 percent from the line.

Pisani ranks 12th with 111 assists on the year and ranks 14th, averaging 5.8 assists per game.

First-year Williams sits 27th with four offensive rebounds per game, 38th with nine double-doubles so far this season, and 48th with 196 rebounds on the year.  

Among the Leaders (CC)
Pisani leads the Conference in assists per game while Williams ranks first in rebounds per game (10.3) and second in blocks per game.

Hamill ranks third in points per game with 17.6 and third in rebounds per game with 10.0 while Pilone ranks fifth, averaging 14.8 points per game.    

Pilone Reaches 1,000
With 15 points in F&M's 76-67 win over McDaniel on Dec. 8, Pilone became the 15th player in program history to reach 1,000 career points.   

Pisani Dishes It Out
As part of F&M's 47-38 win over Swarthmore on Dec. 1, Pisani tallied four assists to set the program record with 368 in her career, passing Sarah Meisenberg '09 (367).   

Pilone from the Arc
Against Haverford, on Nov. 27, Pilone reset the program mark for career three-pointers made (179), passing Dana Johns '06.