PRESQUE ISLE, ME – Thomas was unable to pick up a victory in their season opener, falling to University of Maine-Fort Kent, 76-47 in the Star City Classic on Saturday night.
The Terriers were led by sophomore Emilee Reynolds, who drained in a game-high 19 points while going 7-18 from the floor and 2-4 from beyond the arc. Katie McAllister also chipped in with 12 points, while shooting 50% from the field (5-10).
Thomas trailed 46-23 after the opening half, while the squad shot 29.6% from the field despite 15 points from Reynolds. Their counterpart however went 5-9 (55.6%) from downtown, and found scoring from 10 different players on the roster to help comfort their lead.
The second half saw the Terriers cut the UMFK lead, as they increased their shooting from the floor (34.5%) and had a big nine point closing stanza from McAllister.
Thomas will be back in action tomorrow in the Star City Classic as they play host University of Maine at Presque Isle at 2pm.