By Chuck Tidmore
Sports Information Assistant
MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon women's basketball team defeated Wesleyan College 76-46 on Sunday.
The Lady Hawks improved to 10-2 on the season and 3-0 in USA South Athletic Conference play. The 10 wins in 12 games marks the best start for Huntingdon in the NCAA-era.
Huntingdon took its final lead of the game with 7:10 remaining in the first quarter off a Juliette Harp layup. Harp would go on to finish with a game-high 18 points, nine rebounds and four blocks.
Huntingdon led 25-10 after the first quarter and took a 35-15 lead into halftime. Wesleyan (1-9, 0-2 USA South) nearly matched the Lady Hawks in the third quarter, but Huntingdon used a 23-point fourth quarter to take the win.
Huntingdon hosts conference rival Maryville on Friday for a 6 p.m. matchup.