Written by Andrew Capitelli (SJC-LI Sports Information)
Farmingdale, NY| Despite game-high totals in points (16) and rebounds (21) by senior Andrea Iavarone, the St. Joseph's College (L.I.) women's basketball team (2-6, 3-0 Skyline) dropped a 74-48 decision to Skyline Conference rival Farmingdale State College (3-6, 2-1 Skyline) on Tuesday evening.
Iavarone's 16 points came off of 6-for-9 shooting from the field. The forward also went 4-for-4 from the charity stripe and grabbed four offensive rebounds.
Farmingdale was led by Essence Casey who went for 14 points and seven rebounds.
Both teams shot poorly from the field, but Farmingdale held a 36.6% to 32.8% advantage over the Golden Eagles.
SJC also struggled from three (18.2%) and turned the ball over 29 times.
Iavarone was credited with 21 of St. Joseph's 45 total rebounds.
The Golden Eagles continue Skyline Conference action on Saturday, December 9 when they travel to Manhattan to take on Yeshiva University at CCNY at 8:30 pm.