Gateway Downs Massasoit Women’s Basketball, 78-56

#22 Julia Molnar (Photo Credit: Matt Warnick)
#22 Julia Molnar (Photo Credit: Matt Warnick)

BROCKTON, Mass. ---- Gateway jumped to an early lead and cruised past the Massasoit women's basketball team, 78-56, on Tuesday night at the Peter Asiaf Field House.

Massasoit (2-4) placed three players in double figures, led by Julia Molnar's (Hungary) career-high 16 points. Sierra Johnson (Brockton) netted 14 and Karen Snow (Duxbury) added a double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds.

Gateway started the game on fire, going on a 15-0 run out of the gates and led 26-8 entering the second quarter.

The Warriors rallied in the second, using a 14-4 run, but Gateway still led at intermission, 42-32.

The Lions outscored Massasoit 22-6 in the third to put the game out of reach.

Gateway's Te'Anna Gordon led the team 25 points as four Lions reached double digits.