FRANKLIN, IND. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology completed
the 2011-12 women's basketball season with an 85-47 loss to Hanover
College in the semifinal round of the HCAC Tournament on Saturday
The Fightin' Engineers finished 9-18 on the season, while
Hanover advanced to 21-4 and will face Franklin for the HCAC title
Senior Alisa Dickerson (Elizabethtown, Ky.)
capped her historic career with 18 points and nine rebounds to lead
Dickerson completed her career as the all-time leader in assists
and free throws, while ranking second on the all-time scoring list
at 1,417 points. She passed Amanda Speich (1,411 points) for
second on the all-time list in Saturday's game.
In addition, Dickerson also set a school record with 500 points
this season and became the first Fightin' Engineer women's
basketball player to cross the 500-point mark.
Sophomore Kelsey Ploof (Noblesville) added 11
points, and freshman Sheree Williams (Bluffton,
S.C.) pitched in with seven points for the Engineers.
Katie Brewer led Hanover with 17 points. Natalie Morse
scored 12 points, and Alicia Hopkins pitched in with 11 for the
Rose-Hulman completed a season that featured the first
postseason victory in school history with Friday's victory over