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Chicago Newspaper Notes Freshman's Contribution to Women's Hoops Team's Strong Season

Chicago Newspaper Notes Freshman's Contribution to Women's Hoops Team's Strong Season

January 22, 2018

"Libertyville graduate Claire Keefe led DePauw University with 18 points in a 53-40 win at Oberlin as the ninth-ranked Tigers extended their winning streak to 12 games," notes the Chicago Daily Herald. "The 6-foot freshman forward scored DePauw's final points with a pair of free throws in the final minute as the Tigers raised their record to 16-1 overall and 8-0 in the North Coast Athletic Conference."

John Leusch writes, "The Tigers never trailed in the game and outscored Oberlin 11-3 over the final four minutes of the opening quarter to take a 19-9 lead after the first quarter.Keefe surpassed 1,000 career points at Libertyville where she was a three-time all-conference and two-time all-area selection."

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The Tigers, ranked #9 in NCAA Division III, have now won 13 straight and are 17-1 overall and 9-0 in the North Coast Athletic Conference. For the very latest on the DePauw women's basketball program, click here.

Source: Chicago Daily Herald

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