Rams Edged by NYU in Tip-Off Championship
Nov 19, 2005

The Farmingdale State women's basketball team fell to 1-1 on the season after NYU edged the Rams, 64-60, in the NYU Tip-Off Tournament Championship Game on Saturday afternoon. Farmingdale sophomores Mercedes Miller (New York, NY/Manhattan Center) and I'shawna West (Hempstead, NY/Hempstead) were named to the All-Tournament team.

West finished with 13 points and Miller had six points and nine rebounds. Senior Kristen Tong (Swanzey, NH/Monadnock Regional) led the team with 16 points, while senior Melissa Harry (Baldwin, NY/Baldwin) grabbed a game-high 13 boards.

For NYU, Tournament MVP Sara Robinovitch (Newton, MA/Newton North) tallied 17 points and 11 rebounds. Karen Bachman (Avon, CT/Avon) added 19 points and 11 rebounds.

The Rams will now travel to face Baruch College on Tuesday, November 22nd for a game at 7:00pm, before heading back to NYU for a rematch on November 26th in the NYU Classic.