Washington, DC- The Trinity Tigers pulled off a win tonight on Senior Night beating Christendom College 47-38.
Senior Blessing Hayes ended her career at Trinity with a phenomenal game. Hayes tallied an incredible 22 points, 26 rebounds, four assists, two blocks and two steals.
Senior Brittney Forgy had a great game as well posting 14 points, four rebounds, one block and three steals. Kiana Graves added seven points, 10 rebounds, four assists, three blocks and six steals to the win.
The Tigers end the season with a 5-14 record.
Washington, DC- The Tigers dominated the Mid Atlantic Christian University Mustangs at home Friday night winning 63-44.
Two Trinity players, Blessing Hayes and Alyssa King earned double-doubles. Hayes tallied 10 rebounds, 13 points, nine assists and four steals while King posted 10 rebounds, 12 points and four assists. Kiana Graves added nine rebounds, 10 points, four assists and two steals for the Tigers.
The Tigers outscored the Mustangs every quarter and out shot MACU with a field goal percentage of 41.8 to 24.2 respectively.
The Tigers return to action Monday, February 6th at Central Penn College with a 7pm tip off.
Washington, DC- The Trinity Tigers pulled off a victory last night against the Christendom winning 61-59. The win breaks a three game losing streak for the Tigers.
Alyssa King led the Tigers in points with 18, nine of those coming from three pointers. King also added 2 rebounds and one steal. Kiana Graves tallied 16 points, six rebounds, two blocks, three steals and an assist.
Trinity senior captain Blessing Hayes posted a double-double earning an incredible 18 rebounds and 12 points. Hayes also added seven steals, eight assists and a block.
Trinity started off rocky ending the first quarter down by 14 points. The Tigers picked up speed second quarter trailing by only six at halftime. Second half the Tigers came out strong outscoring the Crusaders 37-29, which turned out to be enough to pull off the victory.
The Tigers return to action at home against Mid Atlantic Christian University Friday, February 3rd with a 7pm tip-off.
Washington, DC-The Trinity Tigers got their first win tonight against Cedar Crest pulling off a 58-57 upset.
Junior Zuri Wells scored the winning basket and earned a double-double posting 13 rebounds and 10 points. Wells also added two blocks and one steal.
Junior Shamara Bell tallied 18 points, nine rebounds, three steals and one block. Blessing Hayes added 14 points and six rebounds.
The Tigers play tomorrow versus Eastern Mennonite at Trinity. Tip-off is set for 1:00pm.
Sophomore Midfielder Jessica Alonso earned First Team honors. Alonso ended the season in 4th for goals and 5th for assists for D3 Independents.
Sophomores Monica Amaya and Doris Ayala earned Second Team honors. While seniors Abla Alodjinou and Claudia Merlos and sophomore Jennifer Portillo made the Third Team.
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Joy led the team in assists posting 94, while Brooks made a big impact on the team this year posting the most kills (48) for the Tigers.
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Washington, DC- The Trinity soccer team lost its last game of the season 5-1 against City College of New York, marking a 7-9-0 season for the Tigers.
This afternoon, sophomores Monica Amaya and Jessica Alonso posted four shots with one on goal and three shots with one on goal respectively. Junior Audrey Tseumie got the only goal of the game with a penalty kick in the 29th minute of the game.
This marks the last career game for seniors Abla Alodjinou, Eboni Hibbert, Claudia Merlos and Helen Woolf who have all been an integral part of the growth of the Trinity Soccer Program.
Washington, DC- The Trinity soccer team beat Gallaudet University 4-3 in overtime Friday evening at Hotchkiss field.
The Tigers started the game off slow letting in two goals in the first 36 minutes. With four minutes to go in the first half, Sophomore Monica Amaya got a breakaway and put one in the back of the net. The half ended with Tigers losing 2-1.
Trinity came out strong the second half with Amaya scoring another goal and captain Abla Alodjinou putting one in to take the lead 3-2. The Bison didn’t let up, putting one in the net with less than four minutes to go to tie the game 3-3.
The Tigers were determined and Jessica Alonso scored the winning goal in the first two minutes of overtime to earn the victory.
Sophomore Monica Amaya tallied 3 shots on goal and two goals. Sophomore Jessica Alonso earned three shots on goal, one goal and one assist. Abla Alodjinou posted one shot on goal and one goal for the evening.
Washington, DC- The Trinity Washington University women’s volleyball team earned its second home win of the season Thursday night with a thrilling 3-2 victory over Washington Adventist University.
The Tigers won the first and third sets 25-14 and 25-17 respectively and then clinched the win in the fifth set of the match, winning 25-16 15-9.
Kenna Brooks earned nine kills, 24 attacks and three serve aces. Whitney Wasso tallied seven kills, 18 attacks and six digs while Junior captain Shaundene Peart posted five kills, 26 attacks, three serve aces and nine digs.
The Tigers return to play October 21st at Valley Forge.
Doris Ayala scored for the Tigers in the 35th minute off a pass from Saahirah Brown. The JWU defense allowed Brown to walk the end line before a quick tap over to Ayala for the goal.
Danielle Doyle and Lana Truese had a pair of goals for Johnson & Wales. Truese added assists on both Doyle goals.
Johnson & Wales finished with an 11-3 advantage in shots while Trinity had the edge in corner kicks, 3-2.
In goal, Eboni Hibbert and Helen Woolf combined to make four saves.
The Tigers return to action this Wednesday at 4pm against Lincoln University for their Breast Cancer Awareness Game.