BROCKTON, Mass. ---- Ty Hawkins (Brentwood, N.Y.) scored a game-high 38 points in her Massasoit debut, as the Warriors defeated Springfield Tech, 87-51, on Saturday afternoon at the Peter Asiaf Field House.
The preseason No. 4 Warriors led 22-12 after the first quarter, before exploding in the second stanza, outscoring STCC 24-7, to own a 46-19 cushion at the break to cruise the season-opening victory.
Hawkins finished 15 of 28 from the floor en route to her team-best 38 points. She added five assists, four rebounds and three steals to her stat line.
As a team, the Warriors totaled 23 steals in the victory.
Massasoit returns to the hardwood on Monday, with a road contest at Holyoke CC slated for 1 PM.