Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

November 14, 2012

Tech women claim first win

Staff reports
Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLACKSBURG, Va. — Alyssa Fenyn scored 13 points and dished out nine assists, leading Virginia Tech to a 71-68 win over Appalachian State on Wednesday at Cassell Coliseum.

Virginia Tech improved to 1-1, and will visit Michigan State on Saturday.

Monet Tellier added 12 points with six assists and a pair of steals for the Hokies, which lost its opener to Old Dominion 55-35 last Friday.

Freshman Taijah Campbell dropped in 11 points, pulled down eight rebounds and recorded a pair of blocks for the second straight game. Porschia Hadley rounded out the double-digit scoring with 10 points.

Anna Freeman led Appalachian State (1-1) with 36 points, including six 3s, to set a Cassell Coliseum women’s record. Courtney Freeman added 11 points, pulled down nine rebounds and dished out five assists.