Westmont advances to NAIA Women's Basketball Final Four

Warriors led by Ester Lee, Tugce Canitez beat Westminster

Joe Buttitta, KEYT - KCOY - KKFX Anchor/Reporter, jbuttitta@keyt.com
POSTED: 06:11 PM PDT Mar 16, 2013    UPDATED: 06:50 PM PDT Mar 16, 2013 
Westmont advances to NAIA Women's Basketball Final Four
FRANKFORT, KY. -

Since last December, the Westmont Warriors have had payback on their mind. Westminster of Pennsylvania beat the Warriors 62-29, its worst loss of the year.

Fittingly, Westmont (28-4) got a chance to make things right, this time in the NAIA Women's Basketball Championship Tournament quarterfinals. Westmont beat Westminster 39-36 to advance to the NAIA Div. I Final Four.

Ester Lee led the Warriors with a game high 15 points, hitting three 3-pointers and shooting 9-17 overall from the floor.

Westmont's Tugce Canitez added 10 points and 13 rebounds in the victory.