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Women's Basketballl Earns A 70-57 Win Over Leper

The beauty of Bruges.

The beauty of Bruges.

Aug. 17, 2011

Bruges, Brussels - The Boston College women's basketball team defeated the Blue Cats Leper A team, 70-57, at the Stad Leper Sportscentrum on Tuesday, August 16. The Eagles were led by sophomore Katie Zenevitch with 16 points, six rebounds and four steals, while sophomore Tessah Holt added 12 points and four assists. Sophomore Kristen Doherty had eight points and four steals and Korina Chapman added six points and nine rebounds.

The Eagles led by two after one quarter behind four points from Doherty. Defensive pressure by the Eagles in the second quarter helped the lead grow to 40-25. In the second half, Leper began to drain a number of shots from beyond the arc but the inside game of Zenevitch and Chapman took over. The two combined for 15 points and eight boards in the second half.

BC is now 1-2 on the European tour and head to Paris today. BC will play the final game on Thursday.

Final Day In Bruges:
The Eagles enjoyed their final day in this wonderful small city walking the streets with their favorite guide Albe. After a 25 minute tour, Albe let the team off on a street filled with lace, clothing and chocolate shops so they could investigate the city for an hour on their own. After a little shopping by the girls, the team had a very nice pregame meal at a family owned restaurant just steps away from the hotel - Oud Huis de Peellaert. The meal of chicken, pasta, salad and bread was prepared at Brugs Kieksken Memline. At 1:15 p.m. the team left for the entertaining bus ride through the narrow streets of Bruges to the Sportcentrum. If you want to get attention in Bruges, ride a huge bus through the narrow streets and watch all the locals yell at you because you should not be parked on the side of the road or weaving through the streets. After the game the girls went out to eat dinner, shop and find a place to taste the delicious Belgium Waffles with chocolate.

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