GRANTHAM, Pa. – The Wesley College women's basketball team dropped a 64-40 decision in the opening contest of the Hampton Inn Tip-Off to the host Messiah Falcons on Friday.
Stacey O'Neale tallied a team-best 11 points while Monshea Newsome-Murray and Shelby Johnson each notched 10 points apiece. Johnson pulled down a team-high nine rebounds while Newsome-Murray recorded six rebounds, five assists and three steals.
Maci Thornton registered a game-high 22 points to lead Messiah to the win.
Wesley (0-2) will take on the Lancaster Bible Chargers in the consolation game of the Hampton Inn Tip-Off on Saturday at 1 p.m.