Lena Bramblett’s St. Catharine College women have history on their side Monday when they take on UVA-Wise in a play-in game in Lourdes Hall. In the two regular season games the Patriots won 80-74 and 84-73.
The Patriot women finished eighth in the 10-team Mid-South Conference regular season which pits them against the ninth place Cavaliers. In the other play-in game, West Virginia Tech plays at Georgetown. The winner of those two games will advance to Frankfort where eight teams will play for the conference title starting Thursday.
The St. Catharine/UVA-Wise winner will play top seeded Campbellsville, ranked third in the nation, Thursday at 4:00. The semifinals will be played Saturday with the finals on Sunday.
The Patriot women finished 11-19 overall and 6-12 in the conference. The Cavaliers are 11-16 and finished 4-14 in the MSC.